Welcome to the 2013 Tony Awards live blog. We are currently live in the press/media room for the 67th Annual Tony Awards and will be tweeting, instagraming, and updating all the latest during this years awards show. You can click on the link in the right rail to watch a live stream of the red carpet and all the action in the press room.
7:48pm The Lion King’s “Mufasa” is presenting the Best Costume Design in a Musical to William Ivy Long for Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella and Anne Roth for The Nance.
8:00pm We are off with NPH opening the Tony Awards with a performance in the style of last year’s Best Musical Winner ONCE. Thanks Shia Labeouf for passing on hosting.
8:12pm Performance from Matilda: The Musical happening now.
8:23pm Tom Hanks taking the stage to present the award for Featured Actress in a Play to Judith Light for The Assembled Parties
8:27pm Velma Kelly from Chicago introduces the cast performance from Bring It On: The Musical.
8:37pm Scarlett Johansson and Alan Cummings on stage to present the award for Best Featured Actor in a Musical to Gaberial Ebert for Matilda: The Musical.
8:47pm Daddy Warbucks and Annie present the award for Best Book of a Musical to Dennis Kelly for Matilda: The Musical.
8:51pm Jon Cryer and Martha Plimpton on stage now to present the award for for Best Direction of a Musical to Diane Paulus for Pippin and to Pam MacKinnon for Who’s Afraid of Virginia Wolf
8: 59pm The cast of Jersey Boys introducing the performance of Motown: The Musical.
9:13pm Spiderman from Spiderman: Turn Off the Dark take the stage to introduce the cast of Annie performing Hard Knock Life and Jane Lynch performing Little Girls.
9:24pm NPH welcomes Andrew Rannells and Megan Hilty to the stage. Both Andrew and Megan were on Broadway the moved to TV only to have their shows cancelled.
9:29pm Cuba Gooding Jr. and Anna Kendrick present the Best Featured Actress in a Musical to Andrea Martin for Pippin.
9:43pm Jesse Eisenberg presents the Tony Award to Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike for Best Play.
9:47pm NPH and Sandy from Annie introduce the cast of A Christmas Story: The Musical.
10:02pm Sigourney Weaver and Mayor Michael Bloomberg on stage to present Best Revival of Play to Who’s Afraid of Virginia Wolf
10:13pm The cast of Phantom of Opera performs to celebrate its 25th year on Broadway.
10:17pm Sally Field and Matthew Broderick present the Best Leading Actor in A Musical goes to Billy Porter for Kinky Boots and Best Leading Actor in a Play to Tracy Letts for Who’s Afraid of Virginia Wolf.
10:23pm Glee and Broadway star Matthew Morrison introduces Cyndi Lauper who is singing True Colors for the In Memoriam highlights of evening.
10:40pm The cast of Mamma Mia hit the stage in sparkly boots to introduce the cast of Kinky Boots.
10:52pm Patti Lupone up next to present the Tony Award for Best Revival of a Musical to Pippin.
11:01pm Tony Winner Bernadette Peters presents Best Musical to Kinky Boots.
11:04pm NPH closing out the night with his closing rap to the tune of Empire State of Mind with guest Audra McDonald