“Cursed Child” Nominated for Ten Tony Awards!

This morning, Leslie Odom, Jr. (Tony Award winner for Hamilton) and Katharine McPhee (Waitress) announced the nominees for the 2018 Tony Awards. Each year, the Tony Awards celebrate the best works in Broadway theater. Harry Potter and the Cursed Child earned ten nominations, including Best Play and several awards for Best Performance by its cast. These nominations follow Cursed Child‘s eight Drama Desk Awards nominations and three Drama League Awards nominations.

Click on the Tony Award below to discover who was nominated!

Best Play
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child – Parts One and Two
Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play
Jamie Parker
Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play
Anthony Boyle
Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play
Noma Dumezweni
Best Direction of a Play
John Tiffany
Best Choreography
Steven Hoggett
Best Scenic Design of a Play
Christine Jones
Best Costume Design of a Play
Katrina Lindsay
Best Sound Design of a Play
Gareth Fry
Best Lighting Design of a Play
Neil Austin

The 2018 Tony Awards will air live on CBS on Sunday, June 10, at 8:00 p.m. ET and will be hosted by Sara Bareilles and Josh Groban.

Gretchen Roesch

Gretchen once knew every word to the "Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets" movie. Now she uses that Ravenclaw brain power to manage the MuggleNet News Team, write articles, and podcast about "Harry Potter". Outside of the site, she is a long-distance runner, social worker, and baker. Gretchen hopes to one day pay off her student loans.