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List of the 2012 Tony Award nominees

Steve Kazee  (left) and Cristin Milioti perform a scene from "Once," in New York.

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Steve Kazee (left) and Cristin Milioti perform a scene from "Once," in New York.

Nominations for the 2012 American Theatre Wing’s Tony Awards, announced Tuesday.

Best Play: ‘‘Clybourne Park,’’ ‘'Other Desert Cities,’’ ‘'Peter and the Starcatcher,’’ ‘'Venus in Fur.’’

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Best Musical: ‘‘Leap of Faith,’’ ‘'Newsies,’’ ‘'Nice Work If You Can Get It,’’ ‘'Once.’’

Best Book of a Musical: ‘‘Lysistrata Jones,’’ ‘'Newsies,’’ ‘'Nice Work If You Can Get It,’’ ‘'Once.’’

Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre: ‘‘Bonnie & Clyde,’’ ‘'Newsies,’’ ‘'One Man, Two Guvnors,’’ ‘'Peter and the Starcatcher.’’

Best Revival of a Play: ‘‘Arthur Miller’s Death of a Salesman,’’ ‘'Gore Vidal’s The Best Man,’’ ‘'Master Class,’’ ‘'Wit.’’

Best Revival of a Musical: ‘‘Evita,’’ ‘'Follies,’’ ‘'The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess,’’ ‘'Jesus Christ Superstar.’’

Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play: James Corden, ‘‘One Man, Two Guvnors"; Philip Seymour Hoffman, ‘‘Arthur Miller’s Death of a Salesman"; James Earl Jones, ‘‘Gore Vidal’s The Best Man"; Frank Langella, ‘‘Man and Boy"; John Lithgow, ‘‘The Columnist.’’

Best Performance by an Actress in Leading Role in a Play: Nina Arianda, ‘‘Venus in Fur"; Tracie Bennett, ‘‘End of the Rainbow"; Stockard Channing, ‘‘Other Desert Cities"; Linda Lavin, ‘‘The Lyons"; Cynthia Nixon, ‘‘Wit.’’

Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical: Danny Burstein, ‘‘Follies"; Jeremy Jordan, ‘‘Newsies"; Steve Kazee, ‘‘Once"; Norm Lewis, ‘‘The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess"; Ron Raines, ‘‘Follies.’’

Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical: Jan Maxwell, ‘‘Follies"; Audra McDonald, ‘‘The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess"; Cristin Milioti, ‘‘Once"; Kelli O'Hara, ‘‘Nice Work If You Can Get It"; Laura Osnes, ‘‘Bonnie & Clyde.’’

Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play: Christian Borle, ‘‘Peter and the Starcatcher"; Michael Cumpsty, ‘‘End of the Rainbow"; Tom Edden, ‘‘One Man, Two Guvnors"; Andrew Garfield, ‘‘Arthur Miller’s Death of a Salesman"; Jeremy Shamos, ‘‘Clybourne Park.’’

Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play: Linda Emond, ‘‘Arthur Miller’s Death of a Salesman"; Spencer Kayden, ‘‘Don’t Dress for Dinner"; Celia Keenan-Bolger, ‘‘Peter and the Starcatcher"; Judith Light, ‘‘Other Desert Cities"; Condola Rashad, ‘‘Stick Fly.’’

Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical: Phillip Boykin, ‘‘The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess"; Michael Cerveris, ‘‘Evita"; David Alan Grier, ‘‘The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess"; Michael McGrath, ‘‘Nice Work If You Can Get It"; Josh Young, ‘‘Jesus Christ Superstar.’’

Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical: Elizabeth A. Davis, ‘‘Once"; Jayne Houdyshell, ‘‘Follies"; Judy Kaye, ‘‘Nice Work If You Can Get It"; Jessie Mueller, ‘‘On a Clear Day You Can See Forever"; Da'Vine Joy Randolph, ‘‘Ghost the Musical.’’

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Online: http://tonyawards.com

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