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This edition: Pat Collins' Spotlight on Broadway Tony Special, 2018

Episode Details

Original tape date: May 2, 2018.

First aired: May 25, 2018.

Pat Collins with reporting by Donna Hanover, Merlin Fahey and Ernabel Demillo profile some of the top nominees for this year’s Pat Collins’ Spotlight on Broadway Tony Special.

Pat introduces each of the leading categories, using clips and twenty-seven nominee interviews from the Best Play, Best Musical and Best Revivals from Broadway newcomers and veterans.

The 2018 Tony Awards take place on Sunday, June 10 at 8 PM.

Guest List

Ayad Akhtar Playwright, “Junk”

Anthony Boyle Actor, “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Parts One and Two”

Susan Brown Actress, “Angels in America” (2018)

David Cromer Director, “The Band’s Visit”

Noma Dumezweni Actor, “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Parts One and Two”

Tina Fey Book Writer, “Mean Girls”

Renee Fleming Actress, “Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Carousel”

Alexander Gemignani Actor, “Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Carousel”

Denise Gough Actress, “Angels in America”

Harry Hadden-Paton Actor, “My Fair Lady”

Joshua Henry Actor, “Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Carousel”

Grey Henson Actor, “Mean Girls”

Tom Kitt Orchestrator, “SpongeBob SquarePants: The Musical”

Taylor Louderman Actor, “Mean Girls”

David Morse Actor, “Eugene O’Neill’s The Iceman Cometh”

Itamar Moses Librettist, “The Band’s Visit”

Patti Murin Actress, “Frozen”

Casey Nicholaw Director, “Mean Girls”

Jamie Parker Actor, “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Parts One and Two”

Justin Peck Choreographer, “Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Carousel”

Jeff Richmond Composer, “Mean Girls”

Lauren Ridloff Actress, “Children of a Lesser God”

Jordan Roth Producer, “Angels in America”

Tony Shalhoub Actor, “The Band’s Visit”

Bartlett Sher Director, “My Fair Lady”

Ethan Slater Actor, “SpongeBob SquarePants: The Musical”

Ari'el Stachel Actor, “The Band’s Visit”

David Yazbek Composer-Lyricist, “The Band’s Visit”