Critic and audience favorite "Harry Potter and the Cursed Child" has garnered 10, along with the revival of "My Fair Lady".
On Tuesday, John was nominated for a Tony Award for Best Original Score for SpongeBob SquarePants. They're both up for major awards, including the most prestigious award Best Musical, Best Book of a Musical, and Best Original Score.
Alongside a picture of the character from the children's TV show looking out of breath, she wrote: "Literally me after trying to say SpongeBob SquarePants on national TV a couple of times #TonyAwards2018". Both shows were nominated for best play revival. This morning, The Fayetteville, N.C. native garnered a Tony Award nomination for "Best Featured Actor In A Play" for his portrayal of William, a strict supervisor, in Lobby Hero on Broadway.
She faces competition from Lauren Ambrose of "My Fair Lady", Hailey Kilgore of "Once On This Island", LaChanze of "Summer: The Donna Summer Musical", Katrina Lenk from "The Band's Visit" and Jessie Mueller of "Carousel". Donald Holder, who graduated from the University of ME, was nominated for his lighting design for the musical for "My Fair Lady". "The Band's Visit" got 11 nominations, as did revivals of "Carousel" and "Angels in America".
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Jackson, marking a return to Broadway after three decades, was nominated for best actress in a revival of Edward Albee's Three Tall Women, while Washington won a nod for his star turn in The Iceman Cometh. In addition to Latin History for Morons, Leguizamo's other solo shows have included the Tony-nominated Freak as well as Sexaholix, Ghetto Klown, Spic-O-Rama and Mambo Mouth.
The Tonys air June 10, 2018 on CBS.
The nominations for the 2018 Tony Awards were announced Tuesday in NY.
The 2018 Tony Awards ceremony is set for June 10 at Radio City Music Hall in NY.