I was, however, kind of bummed that so many good speeches, by winners from some interesting and monumentally important categories, were cut from the broadcast. I thought I'd post them all here. If there are more that I'm missing, please feel free to let me know, and I can put them up, too.
Meanwhile, I look forward to reading more about what other people thought of Sting's beard in the days to come.
Christopher Oram, Costumes, Wolf Hall:
Katherine Zuber, Costumes, The King and I:
Natasha Katz, Lighting, An American in Paris:
Paule Constable, Lighting, Curious Incident:
Bunny Christie and Finn Ross, Set Design, Curious Incident:
Bob Crowley and 59 Productions, Set Design, An American in Paris:
Christopher Austin, Don Sebesky, Bill Elliot, Orchestrations, An American in Paris:
Tommy Tune's Lifetime Achievement acceptance speech:
John Cameron Mitchell's special award acceptance:
Lisa Kron, Best Book (Fun Home):
Lisa Kron and Jeanine Tesori, Best Score (Fun Home):
Stephen Schwartz, Isabelle Stevenson Award:
Christopher Wheeldon, Choreography, An American in Paris