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Neil Patrick Harris, Idina Menzel Among Performers at Tony Awards

May 30, 2014 (4:54 am) GMT
Other performers for the awards show, which will air on CBS on June 8, include Sutton Foster, Gladys Knight, Patti LaBelle, Fantasia, Sting and Allan Cumming.

Several big names have been announced as performers at the upcoming 68th Annual Tony Awards. , who last year hosted the awards show, will sing with the cast of "Hedwig and the Angry Inch".

The actor will be joined by who is slated to perform a song from "If/Then". will take the stage along with the cast of "Violet", while , and "" winner will join the cast of "After Midnight".

Other performers include who will sing a track from his upcoming musical "The Last Ship" and "" star who's reprising his Tony Award winning role in a performance from the revival of "Cabaret". The show will also feature numbers by the casts of this year's Best Musical and Best Musical Revival nominees, along with other new musicals.

This year's Tonys will be broadcast live on CBS from Radio City Music Hall on June 8 with hosting. , , and will be among the presenters at the event.

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