The first group of performers have been announced for the 69th Tony Awards, airing live June 7 on CBS. Tony Award-winners Alan Cumming and Kristin Chenoweth will host the 2015 ceremony for the first time, live from Radio City Music Hall in New York City.
The performancses from Tony-nominated shows and performers will include: co-host and nominee Chenoweth and the cast of "On the Twentieth Century," nominees Brian D'Arcy James, Christian Borle, Brad Oscar and the cast of "Something Rotten!," nominee Chita Rivera and the cast of "The Visit," nominees Kelli O'Hara and Ken Watanabe and the cast of "The King and I," as well as the casts of "On the Town," "Fun Home" and "An American in Paris."
Other shows that weren't nominated also will be represented. Those include: Vanessa Hudgens and the cast of "Gigi"; Matthew Morrison, Kelsey Grammer and the cast of "Finding Neverland"; and Tyne Daly along with the cast of "It Shoulda Been You."
More performers and presenters will be announced at a later date.
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