"Cursed Child", a spectacle-laden, two-part.
The noms for the 72nd Annual Antoinette Perry "Tony" Awards were announced in New York City by Tony and Grammy-winner Leslie Odom, Jr. and Katharine McPhee, the latter of whom's now starring in the Tony-nominated musical Waitress.
The writers of the very same four shows are up for best book. It was one of 10 nominations received by "Harry Potter, " which was written by Jack Thorne and will compete for best play against John Leguizamo's "Latin History for Morons, " Lucy Kirkwood's "The Children, " Claire van Kampen's "Farinelli and the King, " and Ayad Akhtar's "Junk".More news: Federation Internationale de Football Association 18 World Cup Mode Release Date, Cristiano Ronaldo Trailer Revealed
In the play categories, Amy Schumer scored a nod for Steve Martin's comedy Meteor Shower, but numerous season's other big names were passed over, including Captain America Chris Evans, whose Lobby Hero co-stars Michael Cera and Brian Tyree Henry both landed Featured Actor nominations.
She's up against Glenda Jackson for Edward Albee's Three Tall Women; Condola Rashad for Saint Joan; and Lauren Ridloff for Children of a Lesser God.
Possible best musical nominees include "Mean Girls", "Frozen", "SpongeBob SquarePants", "Escape to Margaritaville" and "The Band's Visit".
In a joint statement, Charlotte St. Martin, president of the Broadway League and Heather Hitchens, president of the American Theatre Wing, said: "La MaMA E.T.C.is a staple of the NY theatre scene".