Members of the 2012-2013 class of Tony Award nominees headed to the top of the Empire State Building on June 4 for the annual observation deck photo op, one of the many precursors to the yearly Tony Awards ceremony, set this year for June 9 at Radio City Music Hall.

On hand to explore the marvelous view of Manhattan were Cinderella stars Laura Osnes and Santino Fontana; Bertie Carvel, Lauren Ward, and Gabriel Ebert of Matilda; Kinky Boots cast members Stark Sands, Billy Porter, and Annaleigh Ashford; Motown the Musical stars Valisia LeKae and Charl Brown; A Christmas Story writers Benj Pasek and Justin Paul; The Mystery of Edwin Drood costars Stephanie J. Block and Will Chase; Judith Light of The Assembled Parties; Chaplin portrayer Rob McClure; Richard Kind of The Big Knife; Tracy Letts and Carrie Coon from Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf; Keala Settle of Hands on a Hardbody; and Kristine Nielsen, Shalita Grant, and Billy Magnussen of Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike.

Check out the view in the photo gallery below.