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Stars from stage and screen take center stage at 2018 Tony Awards

June 8, 2018 GMT

The 72nd Annual Tony Awards, honoring theater professionals for distinguished achievement on Broadway, will air live from Radio City Music Hall on Sunday at 8 p.m. on CBS.

The ceremony, hosted by Sara Bareilles and Josh Groban, will feature a rare television performance by Bruce Springsteen, who will also receive a Special Tony Award for his ongoing engagement “Springsteen on Broadway.”

Noteworthy nominations include:

Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play

Denzel Washington, “Eugene O’Neill’s The Iceman Cometh”

Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play

Condola Rashad, “Saint Joan”

Lauren Ridloff, “Children of a Lesser God”

Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical

Joshua Henry, “Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Carousel”

Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical

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LeChanze, “Summmer: The Donna Summer Musical”

Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play

Brian Tyree Henry, “Lobby Hero”

The evening will feature appearances by Uzo Aduba, Christine Baranski, Mikhail Baryshnikow, Melissa Benoist, Erich Bergen, Rachel Bloom, Matt Bomer, Rachel Brosnahan, Tituss Burgess, Claire Danes, Jeff Daniels, Robert De Niro, Brandon Victor Dixon, Christopher Jackson, Billy Joel, Katherine McPhee, Matthew Morrison, Leslie Odom, Jr., Kelli O’Hara, Jim Parsons, Zachary Quinto, Bernadette Peters, Kerry Washington and more.