Phillipa Soo, Ben Platt, and More Featured on Upcoming Tony Awards Season Album
The album will be released by Broadway Records.
Tony Award Productions and Broadway Records have announced the track list for the upcoming Tony Awards season compilation album to be released on CD and digitally on June 9.
"Deep Beneath the City / Not There Yet" — In Transit
"Times Are Hard for Dreamers" — Amélie
"The Baseball Game" — Falsettos
"With One Look" — Sunset Boulevard
"In a World Like This" — A Bronx Tale — The Musical
"Sincerely, Me" — Dear Evan Hansen
"Shaking the Blues Away" — Holiday Inn
"It Must Be Believed to Be Seen" — Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
"Letters" — The Great Comet
"The Last Night of the World" — Miss Saigon
"Me and the Sky" — Come From Away
"Nobody" — Bandstand
"Journey to the Past" — Anastasia
"Memory" — Cats
"Seeing You" — Groundhog Day
The album's cover art features a specially commissioned Tony season illustration by Justin "Squigs" Robertson. The first 1,000 people to buy the album at www.BroadwayRecords.com or www.TonyAwardsStore.com will receive a free limited-edition "Lights of Broadway" 2017 Tony nominees showcard with their purchase. The packaging will include an essay by noted musical theater historian Jennifer Ashley Tepper as well as details about each show. A portion of the proceeds from the album will go to the American Theatre Wing and Broadway League's arts education initiatives.
The American Theatre Wing's 71st Annual Tony Awards, hosted by Tony- and Academy Award-winning actor Kevin Spacey, will air live from Radio City Music Hall on CBS on June 11. The Tony Awards, which honor theater professionals for distinguished achievement on Broadway, are presented by the Broadway League as well as the American Theatre Wing.