CHICAGO (CBS) — The best and brightest on Broadway hope to hear their names announced at the 72nd annual Tony Awards Sunday night.
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The musical based on the cartoon is up for 12 awards, tied with Tina Fey’s “Mean Girls” based on her 2004 movie.READ MORE: It's Music To Chicagoans' Ears: New Christkindlmarket Flute Shaped Mug Now Available
Also up for Best Musical “The Band’s Visit” and “Frozen.”
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The Tony Awards hosted by Josh Groban and Sarah Bareilles will air at 7:00 p.m. on CBS 2.