Tonys: 'Bandstand' Musical Performs Swinging Tribute to Veterans With "Nobody"

Andy Blankenbuehler's 1940s-set musical stars Laura Osnes and Corey Cott as expert bandmembers participating in a competition to find America's next swing sensation.

The cast of Bandstand took over the Tony Awards with a swingin' performance of "Nobody."

The new 1940s-set musical stars Laura Osnes and Corey Cott as expert bandmembers participating in a competition to find America's next swing sensation. Jill Biden introduced the performance.

Andy Blankenbuehler, a Tony winner for Hamilton and In the Heights, directs and choreographs the show, which features a swing-inspired score by Richard Oberacker, who collaborated on the book and lyrics with Robert Taylor. It earned a Tony for best choreography Sunday night; it also was nominated for best orchestrations.

Honoring the best of the Broadway season, the awards were handed out in a June 11 ceremony that aired live on CBS from New York City. Kevin Spacey made his debut as the annual event's emcee.

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