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Nordstrom to Sponsor the Tony Awards Red Carpet

May 16, 2017

Nordstrom will return as the official Red Carpet sponsor for Broadway’s biggest night.

Rainbow Room to Host the 2017 Tony Awards Nominee Luncheon

May 10, 2017

The luncheon to celebrate the newly announced nominees will take place at the legendary landmark on Tuesday, May 23rd

Broadway Records Releases the “2017 Tony Award® Season” Album

May 09, 2017

Tony Award Productions and Broadway Records have announced the first ever Tony Award® Season compilation album.

Gareth Fry and Pete Malkin to Be Honored With 2017 Special Tony Awards

May 02, 2017

Fry and Malkin will be honored for their outstanding Sound Design on The Encounter.

2017 TONY AWARD® NOMINATIONS

May 02, 2017

Nominations in 24 competitive categories for the American Theatre Wing’s 71st Annual Antoinette Perry “Tony” Awards® were announced on May 2.

The Tony Awards® Partner With Prizeo to Offer the Ultimate Tony Awards® Experience Benefiting Arts Education Programs

April 25, 2017

Prizeo, the online giving platform that democratizes giving at any income level, will partner with the 71st Annual Tony Awards to host a special sweepstakes that will give one lucky winner the chance at the Ultimate Tony Awards Experience.

Director, Actress and Choreographer Baayork Lee to Receive 2017 Isabelle Stevenson Tony Award

April 25, 2017

Lee will be honored for her outstanding dedication to social Service in the global theatre landscape

Best Sound Design Categories to Return to the Tony Awards

April 24, 2017

The Tony Awards has announced that they will reinstate the categories of Best Sound Design of a Play and Best Sound Design of a Musical starting in the 2017-2018 season.

Nina Lannan and Alan Wasser to Receive The 2017 Tony Honors for Excellence in the Theatre

April 21, 2017

The Tony Awards Administration Committee has announced that they will present the 2017 Tony Honors for Excellence in the Theatre to two of the most successful General Managers in the industry – Nina Lannan and Alan Wasser.

Tony Award Winner Kevin Spacey to Host the 71st Annual Tony Awards

April 19, 2017

Tony and Academy Award winning actor Kevin Spacey will host the 71st Annual Tony® Awards live from Radio City Music Hall in New York City, Sunday, June 11 (8:00-11:00 PM, live ET/delayed PT) on the CBS Television Network.

2017 Tony Awards® Announces Calendar of Official Tony Events

March 13, 2017

The American Theatre Wing’s Tony Awards have announced the calendar for the 2016-2017 season.

The Tony Awards® Partners with Sofitel New York for the 71st Annual Tony Awards

March 02, 2017

The American Theatre Wing’s 71st Annual Tony Awards announced today that Sofitel New York will serve as the Official Hotel Partner for the 2017 Tony Awards.

2016 Tony Awards Broadcast Honored with Directors Guild Award

February 07, 2017

Glenn Weiss and Directing Team for the 70th Annual Tony Awards Win for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Variety/Talk/News/Sports-Specials.

Tony Awards and Carnegie Mellon University Accepting Submissions for Arts Education Honor at 2017 Tony Awards

January 27, 2017

Submissions are being accepted now through Feb. 10 for the third annual Tony Award for “Excellence in Theatre Education Award,” presented by the Tony Awards and Carnegie Mellon University.

Tony Awards Administration Committee Meets for the Second Time During the 2016-2017 Season to Determine Eligibility

January 26, 2017

The Tony Awards Administration Committee met today for the second time this season and confirmed the eligibility of 13 Broadway productions for the 2017 Tony Awards.

2016 Tony Awards Broadcast Honored with Directors Guild Award Nomination

January 12, 2017

Glenn Weiss and the directing team of the 70th Annual Tony Awards have been nominated for a Directors Guild Award in the category of Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Variety/Talk/News/Sports-Specials.

Tony Awards and Carnegie Mellon University Open Submissions for Theatre Education Award

November 16, 2016

The Tony Awards and Carnegie Mellon University will recognize a deserving teacher with the “Excellence in Theatre Education Award” for the third year in a row.

Tony Awards Administration Committee Meets for the First Time During the 2016-2017 Season to Determine Eligibility

October 14, 2016

The Tony Awards Administration Committee confirmed the eligibility of two Broadway productions for the 2017 Tony Awards®.

THE 71st ANNUAL TONY AWARDS® TO BE BROADCAST LIVE SUNDAY, JUNE 11, 2017 ON THE CBS TELEVISION NETWORK

September 27, 2016

The American Theatre Wing’s 71st Annual Tony Awards will air on the CBS Television Network on Sunday, June 11, 2017 (8:00-11:00 PM, ET/delayed PT) live from New York City.

The 69th Annual Tony Awards Broadcast Honored with Two Primetime Emmy Nominations

July 14, 2016

The 2015 Tony Awards Show Was Nominated in the Categories of Outstanding Special Class Program and Outstanding Technical Direction

2016-2017 Tony Awards Nominating Committee Announced

June 22, 2016

The Tony Awards Administration Committee announced the Nominating Committee for the 2016-2017 Broadway season.

PassionRoses Appointed Official Rose of the 70th Annual Tony Awards

June 16, 2016

When it came time to selecting roses befitting of a Broadway Star, the Tony Awards turned to PassionRoses.

Wowow Dives Into Live Concert Business

June 12, 2016

Expanding Relationship with Tony Awards, WOWOW Will Produce First Broadway Themed Concert for Japan

The 70th Annual Tony Awards "By the Numbers"

June 11, 2016

Before Broadway’s biggest night this Sunday, June 12th, 36 productions will have opened on Broadway in the 2015-16 season. Of those productions, 18 are nominated for Tony Awards this year, and 94 of the actors and creative teams in those productions will walk the red carpet on Sunday as nominees.

Additional Presenters Announced for the 2016 Tony Awards

June 09, 2016

Christian Borle, Common, Josh Groban, Nikki M. James, Bebe Neuwirth, Chita Rivera, Keri Russell, Meg Ryan, Aaron Tveit, Andrew Lloyd Webber, and Mary Elizabeth Winstead to Take the Stage at the 70th Annual Tony Awards

Ten Show-Stopping Performances Announced for the 2016 Tony Awards

June 08, 2016

The Tony Awards have announced ten show-stopping performances for the 2016 Tony Awards, which will broadcast live from the Beacon Theatre in New York City, on CBS, on Sunday, June 12th 8:00 – 11:00 p.m. (ET/PT time delay).

Additional Presenters Announced for the 2016 Tony Awards

June 06, 2016

Angela Lansbury, Claire Danes, Jake Gyllenhaal, Daniel Dae Kim, Diane Lane, James Earl Jones, Lucy Liu, Neil Patrick Harris, Sean Hayes, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Marlee Matlin, Uzo Aduba, Blair Underwood and Andrew Rannells will take the Stage at the 70th Annual Tony Awards!

Coach Presents 70th Annual Tony Awards Green Room

June 03, 2016

Coach, Inc. is proud to announce its partnership with the 70th Annual Tony Awards as the Presenting Sponsor of the Green Room on June 12th at the Beacon Theatre, New York City.

Tony Awards® Announces International Broadcast Partners for the 70th Annual Tony Awards

June 02, 2016

The Tony Awards® will broadcast on four continents this year thanks to The Fremantle Corporation and the official international broadcast partners for the 70th Annual Tony Awards.

Barbra Streisand To Take the Stage at the 2016 Tony Awards

June 01, 2016

Returning to the Tony Awards stage for the first time since 1970, legendary EGOT and show business icon Barbra Streisand will present at the 2016 Tony Awards.

Detroit Drama Teacher Marilyn McCormick to be Honored with the 2016 Excellence in Theatre Education Award

May 31, 2016

The Tony Awards announced today that the Excellence in Theatre Education Award, presented by Carnegie Mellon University (CMU), will be presented to Marilyn McCormick, drama teacher at Cass Technical High School in Detroit, Mich.

Presenters Announced for the 2016 Tony Awards

May 25, 2016

Oprah Winfrey, Cate Blanchett, Steve Martin, Edie Brickell, Carole King, Audra McDonald, Saoirse Ronan, Patina Miller & Nathan Lane Set to Present at the 70th Annual Tony Awards!

BroadwayHD Announces First-Ever Second Screen Backstage Broadcast at the 70th Annual Tony Awards

May 11, 2016

For the first-time ever, as an Official Sponsor of the 70th Annual Tony Awards and Presenting Sponsor of the Behind the Scenes Livestream, BroadwayHD will join forces with the Tony Awards to stream extra behind-the-scenes video content during the CBS telecast of the awards.

FIJI Water Makes Debut as the Official Water of the 70th Annual Tony Awards®

May 05, 2016

FIJI Water, the number one premium bottled water brand in the United States, will serve as the official water for the 70th Annual Tony Awards.

2016 Tony Award® Nominations

May 03, 2016

The American Theatre Wing’s Antoinette Perry “Tony” Awards® are presented by The Broadway League and the American Theatre Wing

Brian Stokes Mitchell to Receive 2016 Isabelle Stevenson Tony Award

May 03, 2016

Tony Awards to Broadcast Live from the Beacon Theatre in New York City on Sunday, June 12th

The National Endowment for the Arts and Miles Wilkin to be Honored with Two Special Tony Awards

May 02, 2016

Groundbreakers of the Theatre Community to be Honored for their Unwavering Commitment in Paving the Road from Broadway to Cities Throughout the U.S.

Paper Mill Playhouse to Receive 2016 Regional Theatre Tony Award

May 02, 2016

The Tony Awards® Administration Committee has announced this year’s recipient for the Regional Theatre Tony Award is Paper Mill Playhouse in Millburn, New Jersey.

Tony Awards Administration Committee Meets for the Final Time During the 2015-2016 Season to Determine Eligibility

April 29, 2016

The Tony Awards Administration Committee met for the fourth and final time this season to determine the eligibility of nine Broadway productions for the 2016 Tony Awards.

69th Annual Tony Awards® Wins Webby Awards

April 28, 2016

The Tony Awards announced today that the 69th Annual Tony Awards have won a pair of Webby Awards for “Best Event in Social” for their exemplary integrated digital experience.

Grant Thornton to serve as Official Professional Services Partner of the Tony Awards

April 28, 2016

The Tony Awards have announced that professional services firm Grant Thornton LLP will serve as the “Official Professional Services Partner” for the Tony Awards.

Tony Awards® to Honor Sheldon Harnick and Marshall W. Mason with 2016 Special Tony Awards for Lifetime Achievement in the Theatre

April 18, 2016

The Tony Awards Administration Committee announces that two-time Tony Award-winner Sheldon Harnick and Tony-nominated Marshall W. Mason will be this year’s recipients of the Special Tony Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Theatre.

Tony Awards® Announce Recipients of the 2016 Tony Honors for Excellence in the Theatre

April 13, 2016

The Tony Awards Administration Committee has announced this year’s recipients of 2016 Tony Honors for Excellence in the Theatre.

Tony Awards Administration Committee Meets for the Third Time During the 2015-2016 Season to Determine Eligibility

April 07, 2016

The Tony Awards Administration Committee met for the third time this season to determine the eligibility of eleven Broadway productions for the 2016 American Theatre Wing’s Tony Awards.

69th Annual Tony Awards® Nominated for Webby Award

April 07, 2016

The 69th Annual Tony Awards (2015) have been nominated for a Webby Award for their exemplary integrated digital experience. Fans can vote for the Tonys to win in this category through April 21.

Tony Award Winner James Corden to Host the 70th Annual Tony Awards

February 02, 2016

James Corden of CBS’s 'The Late Late Show' will host the 70th Annual Tony Awards live from the Beacon Theatre in New York City, Sunday, June 12.

Tony Awards and Carnegie Mellon University Open Submissions for 2016 Theatre Education Award

January 08, 2016

The Tony Awards and Carnegie Mellon University will once again recognize a deserving teacher with the “Excellence in Theatre Education Award” this year.

Tony Awards Administration Committee Meets for The Second Time During the 2015-2016 Season to Determine Eligibility

January 07, 2016

The Tony Awards Administration Committee met for the second time this season to determine the eligibility of six Broadway productions for the 2016 American Theatre Wing’s Tony Awards.

The American Theatre Wing’s 2016 Tony Awards® Announces Calendar of Official Tony Events

January 05, 2016

The Tony Awards have announced the calendar for the upcoming 2015-2016 Tony Awards season.

The 69th Annual Tony Awards® Broadcast Honored with Writers Guild Award Nomination

December 03, 2015

The June 2015 broadcast of the 69th Annual Tony Awards and writer Dave Boone have been honored with a Writers Guild Award nomination in the Comedy/Variety – Music, Awards, Tributes – Specials category.

The 70th Annual Tony Awards® to Be Broadcast Live on Sunday, June 12, 2016 from the Beacon Theatre

November 24, 2015

The American Theatre Wing’s 70th Annual Tony Awards will return to the Beacon Theatre on Sunday, June 12, 2016. The Tony Awards will air on the CBS Television Network on Sunday, June 12, 2016

Tony Awards Administration Committee Meets for the First Time During the 2015-2016 Season to Determine Eligibility

November 12, 2015

The Tony Awards Administration Committee met for the first time this season to determine the eligibility of 10 Broadway productions for the 2016 American Theatre Wing’s Tony Awards®.

Stars Align at the 2015 Tony Awards

June 05, 2015

The stars will align on Sunday night for the 69th Annual Tony Awards! Hosted by Tony winners Kristin Chenoweth and Alan Cumming, the evening will be packed with entertainment and performances.

The 69th Annual Tony Awards® “By the Numbers”

June 05, 2015

Some of the numbers behind this year's Tony Awards telecast, Sunday June 7 on CBS.

The Tony Awards® and Carnegie Mellon University Announce Winner and Finalists for 2015 Theatre Education Award

June 04, 2015

“Excellence in Theatre Education Award” To Be Bestowed at the 2015 Tonys - #NominateMyTeacher

2015 Tony Awards to Feature More Performers on Stage Than Ever Before!

June 03, 2015

More than 175 performers will join Josh Groban on-stage for a special performance – the most performers in a single number in Tony Awards history - at Radio City Music Hall on Sunday night for the 69th Annual Tony Awards.

Broadway Favorites Darren Criss and Laura Osnes to Co-Host the First-Ever Tony Awards® Red Carpet Live Stream, June 7, 2015

May 29, 2015

For the first time ever, the Tony Awards® will present “LIVE! From the Red Carpet,” a live-streamed red carpet special helmed by TV and Stage Star Darren Criss and two-time Tony Nominee Laura Osnes.

Additional Tickets Released for the 69th Annual Tony Awards®

May 29, 2015

A limited block of tickets to the 69th Annual Tony Awards® will go on sale today to the public at 12 noon EST. Prices range from $300 to $500 and will be available on TonyAwards.com.

Tony Award Winners Jessie Mueller and James Monroe Iglehart to Co-Host 2015 Tony Awards® Creative Arts Awards

May 27, 2015

Tony Award Winners Jessie Mueller and James Monroe Iglehart to Co-Host 2015 Tony Awards® Creative Arts Awards
Kristin Chenoweth and Alan Cumming Co-Host the 69th Annual Tony Awards Broadcast Live from Radio City Music Hall on CBS, Sunday, June 7th

Presenters Announced for the 2015 Tony Awards

May 27, 2015

The Tony Awards have announced the line-up of stars who will take the stage at the 69th Annual Tony Awards.

2015-2016 Tony Awards Nominating Committee Announced

May 26, 2015

The committee will include 51 member for the 2015-2016 season.

Kristin Chenoweth, Chita Rivera, Christian Borle, Brian d'Arcy James, Kelli O'Hara, Tyne Daly, Ken Watanabe Among the Performers for the 2015 Tony Awards

May 20, 2015

The Tony Awards have announced a portion of the line-up of performances for the 69th Annual Tony Awards. The 2015 Tony Awards will broadcast live from Radio City Music Hall in New York City, on CBS, on Sunday, June 7th 8:00 – 11:00 p.m. (ET/PT time delay).

Jesse Tyler Ferguson's "Tie The Knot" Unveils Limited Edition Design for the 2015 Tony Awards®

May 14, 2015

“Tie The Knot for The Tie Bar” Partners with the Tony Awards for a Third Year on Limited Edition Bow Tie to Benefit Marriage Equality

Broadway Stars and Recording Artists Justin Guarini and Deborah Cox to Co-Host Clear Channel Spectacolor’s Simulcast of the 2015 Tony Awards® in Times Square on June 7

May 06, 2015

Clear Channel Spectacolor, in partnership with Tony Awards Productions and The Times Square Alliance, today announced that the seventh annual simulcast of the Tony Awards® will be hosted by co-executive producer, Justin Guarini and Deborah Cox in Times Square on Sunday, June 7.

Tony Award Winners Kristin Chenoweth & Alan Cumming to Host 69th Annual Tony Awards LIVE on CBS, Sunday, June 7th from Radio City Music Hall

April 28, 2015

Tony Award winners Kristin Chenoweth and Alan Cumming will host the 2015 Tony Awards which will be broadcast live from Radio City Music Hall on CBS, on Sunday, June 7th, 8:00 – 11:00 p.m. (ET/PT time delay).

The Tony Awards® Announce John Cameron Mitchell as the 2015 Special Tony Award Recipient

April 27, 2015

The Tony Awards® Administration Committee has announced that John Cameron Mitchell will receive the 2015 Special Tony Award.

The Tony Awards® Announce Stephen Schwartz as the 2015 Isabelle Stevenson Tony Award Recipient

April 27, 2015

The Tony Awards® Administration Committee has announced Stephen Schwartz as this year’s recipient for the Isabelle Stevenson Tony Award.

The Tony Awards® Announce the Cleveland Play House as 2015 Regional Theatre Tony Award Recipient

April 24, 2015

The Tony Awards® Administration Committee has announced this year’s recipient for the Regional Theatre Tony Award is Cleveland Play House in Cleveland, OH.

Tony Awards Administration Committee Meets for the Fourth and Final Time During the 2014-2015 Season to Determine Eligibility

April 24, 2015

The Tony Awards Administration Committee met today for the final time this season to determine the eligibility of 18 Broadway productions for the 2015 American Theatre Wing’s Tony Awards®, presented by The Broadway League and the American Theatre Wing.

Tony Awards® Announces 2015 Partnership with Porsche

April 22, 2015

The Tony Awards® has announced that it will partner with Porsche Cars North America, Inc., as the official sports car of this year’s Awards.

Tony Awards® Announces 2015 Media Partnership with USA TODAY

April 21, 2015

The Tony Awards® announced that it will partner with USA TODAY as an official Media Partner of this year’s Awards.

Tony Awards® Announces New 2015 Partnership with BBC Radio 2

April 20, 2015

The Tony Awards® announced that highlights of this year’s 69th annual Awards will be broadcast on BBC Radio 2 as part of a new partnership for 2015.

Tony Awards® Announce Recipients of the 2015 Tony Honors for Excellence in the Theatre

April 07, 2015

The Tony Awards Administration Committee has announced this year’s recipients of 2015 Tony Honors for Excellence in the Theatre. These honors will be presented at the Tony Honors Cocktail Party, a private cocktail reception, on Monday, June 1st at the Paramount Hotel’s Diamond Horseshoe. The 2015 Tony Awards will be broadcast live on Sunday, June 7th on CBS, and are presented by The Broadway League and the American Theatre Wing.

Tony Awards® Announce Tommy Tune as the Recipient of the 2015 Special Tony Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Theatre

April 02, 2015

The Tony Awards® Administration Committee has announced nine-time Tony Award winner and Broadway icon Tommy Tune as this year’s recipient for the Special Tony Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Theatre.

Tony Awards® to Host Pop-Up Shop at the Paramount Hotel 2015

April 01, 2015

The Tony Awards once again host the Tony Awards Pop-Up Shop at the the Paramount Hotel (235 W 46th St), the official hotel partner of the Tony Awards. The Tony Awards Pop-Up Shop will be unveiled on Thursday, April 2nd and will feature exclusive merchandise and experiences for Broadway fans.

The Tony Awards® Partners with Playbill® to Produce Official 2015 Tony Awards Souvenir Program Book

March 23, 2015

The Tony Awards® announced that it has joined with Playbill® for a three-year partnership to produce the official Tony Awards souvenir program book, which is distributed in Radio City Music Hall on the evening of the Tony Awards.

Tony Awards Administration Committee Meets for the Third Time During the 2014-2015 Season to Determine Eligibility

March 19, 2015

The Tony Awards Administration Committee met for the third time this season to determine the eligibility of two Broadway productions for the 2015 American Theatre Wing’s Tony Awards®, presented by The Broadway League and the American Theatre Wing.

2014 Tony Awards Broadcast Honored With Directors Guild Award

February 10, 2015

Glenn Weiss and the directing team of the 68th Annual Tony Awards have been honored with a Directors Guild Award in the category of Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Variety/Talk/News/Sports-Specials.

The American Theatre Wing’s 2015 Tony Awards® Announces Calendar of Official Tony Events

January 21, 2015

The Tony Awards have announced the calendar for the upcoming 2014-2015 Tony Awards season.

Tony Awards Administration Committee Meets for the Second Time During the 2014-2015 Season to Determine Eligibility

January 15, 2015

The Tony Awards Administration Committee met for the second time this season to determine the eligibility of eight Broadway productions for the 2015 American Theatre Wing’s Tony Awards.

2014 Tony Awards® Broadcast Honored With Directors Guild Award Nomination

January 14, 2015

Glenn Weiss and the directing team of the 68th Annual Tony Awards have been nominated with a Directors Guild Award in the category of Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Variety/Talk/News/Sports-Specials.

Tony Awards and Carnegie Mellon University Open Nominations for Theatre Education Award 2015

January 12, 2015

The Tony Awards and Carnegie Mellon University have announced that nominations are now open for the inaugural “Excellence in Theatre Education Award.”

The 68th Annual Tony Awards® Broadcast Honored with Writers Guild Award Nomination

December 05, 2014

The June 2014 broadcast of the 68th Annual Tony Awards and writer Dave Boone were honored with a Writer’s Guild Award nomination in the Comedy/Variety – Music, Awards Tributes – Specials category.

Tony Awards Administration Committee Meets for the First Time During the 2014-2015 Season to Determine Eligibility

November 13, 2014

The Tony Awards Administration Committee met for the first time this season to determine the eligibility of seven Broadway productions for the 2015 Tony Awards.

The 69th Annual Tony Awards® To Be Broadcast Live from Radio City Music Hall In New York City Sunday, June 7, 2015 on the CBS Television Network

September 09, 2014

The American Theatre Wing’s 69th Annual Tony Awards will air on the CBS Television Network on Sunday, June 7, 2015.

The 67th Annual Tony Awards Broadcast Honored with Third Emmy Award

August 27, 2014

The June 2013 broadcast of the 67th Annual Tony Awards was honored with its third Primetime Emmy Award on September 25.

The 67th Annual Tony Awards Broadcast Honored with Two Emmy Awards

August 19, 2014

2013 Tony Awards wins in the Categories of Outstanding Special Class Program and Outstanding Original Music & Lyrics for “Bigger!”

The 67th Annual Tony Awards Broadcast Honored with Record Seven Primetime Emmy Nominations

July 10, 2014

The June 2013 broadcast of the 67th Annual Tony Awards was honored with seven Prime Time Emmy Award nominations, the most the Awards show has ever received.

2014-2015 Tony Awards Nominating Committee Announced

June 11, 2014

The Tony Awards Administration Committee announced the Nominating Committee for the 2014-2015 Broadway season.

The 68th Annual Tony Awards® “By the Numbers”

June 06, 2014

A numerical guide to the 2013-2014 Broadway season.

2014 Tony Awards to Feature Second Screen Experience

June 06, 2014

Viewers can enjoy special content online synced with the live broadcast of the 68th Annual Tony Awards from Radio City Music Hall on CBS Sunday, June 8th at 8pm ET

Official Sponsors Announced for the 2014 Tony Awards

June 06, 2014

The Tony Awards have announced the official sponsors for the 68th Annual Tony Awards which include IBM, Audemars Piguet, Carnegie Mellon University, City National Bank, Clear Channel Spectacolor, Nexxus, The New York Times, The Paramount Hotel, PEOPLE, and United Airlines.

More Performances & More Stars Added to the 2014 Tony Awards

June 04, 2014

Jennifer Hudson, Tina Fey, Orlando Bloom, Jonathan Groff, Patrick Wilson, Samuel L. Jackson, Judith Light, Rosie O’Donnell, Barrett Foa, LL Cool J and T.I. to join the evening’s line-up.

Past Tony Award Nominee Kerry Butler and Justin Guarini to Co-host Sixth Annual Simulcast on June 8th

June 04, 2014

Clear Channel Spectacolor, in partnership with the Times Square Alliance and the City of New York, announced the sixth annual simulcast of the Tony Awards on June 8th in Times Square.

Carnegie Mellon Alumni Zachary Quinto and Matt Bomer Will Introduce the First, Exclusive Educator Honor at June 8, 2014 Tony Awards® on CBS

June 03, 2014

New CMU, Tony Awards® Partnership Will Launch National Honor for K-12 Theatre Educators

2014 Tony Awards® Announce Student Lottery Tickets!

June 02, 2014

Student Tickets Available to Broadway’s Biggest Night

68th Annual Tony Awards to Wow Worldwide

June 01, 2014

2014 Tony Awards to be Broadcast to Over 30 Countries Globally

Jesse Tyler Ferguson & Justin Mikita Unveil Limited Edition “Tie The Knot for The Tie Bar” Design for the 2014 Tony Awards

May 30, 2014

“Tie The Knot for The Tie Bar” Partners with the Tony Awards for a Second Year on Limited Edition Bow Tie to Benefit Marriage Equality

The Stars Align for Broadway’s Biggest Night – the 2014 Tony Awards®!

May 26, 2014

Bradley Cooper, Kevin Bacon, Carole King, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Will Ferrell, Liev Schreiber, Emmy Rossum, Kate Mara, Zachary Quinto, Zachary Levi and others set to take the stage at the 2014 Tony Awards

Bloomingdale’s Celebrates the 2014 Tony Awards with Show-Inspired Windows, In-Store Displays and Live Cast Performances

May 14, 2014

The Tony Awards and Bloomingdale’s announce a series of specialty experiences for theater fans leading up to the 68th-Annual Tony Awards on June 8.

16 Handles Unveils CARAMEL POPCORN FINALE in Support of the 68th Annual Tony Awards

May 07, 2014

New Flavor Available Now at All Locations in Celebration of the 2014 Tony Awards on Sunday, June 8th

The Untold Stories of Broadway Fan Experience at the Tony Awards Pop-Up Shop with Author Jennifer Ashley Tepper and Special Guests Brian Yorkey (If/Then), Annie Golden (Violet), and Caissie Levy (Les Misérables)

May 05, 2014

The Tony Awards® and Dress Circle Publishing announce a special fan experience at the Tony Awards Pop-Up Shop featuring author and musical theater historian Jennifer Ashley Tepper.

Audemars Piguet Counts Down to the 68th Annual Tony Awards

April 30, 2014

Brand unveils countdown clock at Tony Nominations, which will make appearances at events leading up to the Tony Awards scheduled for Sunday, June 8th at Radio City Music Hall

Signature Theatre to Be Honored with the 2014 Regional Theatre Award

April 29, 2014

The Tony Awards Administration Committee has announced that it will present the 2014 Regional Theatre Award to New York’s Signature Theatre.

The 2014 Tony Award Nominations

April 29, 2014

Nominations in 26 competitive categories for the American Theatre Wing’s 68th Annual Antoinette Perry “Tony” Awards® have been announced.

Give Our Regards to Broadway: Carnegie Mellon Celebrates Six 2014 Tony Award Nominees

April 29, 2014

CMU Alumni Received Eight Tonys in 2013; School to Partner with Tonys on 2015 Educator Honor

Carnegie Mellon to Become First, Exclusive Higher Education Partner of the Tony Awards®

April 26, 2014

CMU School of Drama Marks 100 Years, Debuts National Tony Honor for Theatre Educators

Tony Awards Administration Committee Meets for Fourth & Final Time During the 2013-2014 Season to Determine Eligibility

April 25, 2014

The Tony Awards Administration Committee met for the fourth and final time this season to determine the eligibility of eighteen Broadway productions for the 2014 American Theatre Wing’s Tony Awards®.

Tony Awards® to Host First Ever Pop-Up Shop at the Paramount Hotel

April 21, 2014

The Tony Awards will unveil the first ever Tony Awards Pop-Up Shop at the Paramount Hotel on Friday, April 25, 2014 featuring exclusive merchandise and experiences for Broadway fans from around the world.

The Tony Awards Selected As Honoree in the Media & Entertainment Category for the 18th Annual Webby Awards

April 08, 2014

The Tony Awards Second Screen have been selected as an official honoree in the Media & Entertainment category for the 18th Annual Webby Awards.

Tony Awards® Announce Recipients of the 2014 Tony Honors for Excellence in the Theatre

April 08, 2014

The Tony Awards Administration Committee has announced this year’s recipients of 2014 Tony Honors for Excellence in the Theatre.

Tony Awards Announce Costume Designer Jane Greenwood As the Recipient of the 2014 Special Tony Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Theatre

April 07, 2014

The Tony Awards® Administration Committee has announced this year’s recipient for the Special Tony Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Theatre. This year’s award will be presented to costume designer Jane Greenwood.

Rosie O’Donnell to Receive 2014 Isabelle Stevenson Award

March 31, 2014

The Tony Awards will recognize O'Donnell for her commitment to arts education and her work with Rosie’s Theater Kids

Tony Awards Administration Committee Meets for Third Time During the 2013-2014 Season To Determine Eligibility

March 20, 2014

The Tony Awards Administration Committee met for the third time this season to determine the eligibility of five Broadway productions for the 2014 American Theatre Wing’s Tony Awards®, presented by The Broadway League and the American Theatre Wing.

Tony Awards Announce The Paramount Hotel as the Official Hotel Partner of the 2014 Tony Awards

March 18, 2014

The Tony Awards have announced that the historic Paramount Hotel will be the official hotel partner of the Tony Awards starting this season and until the year 2016.

Tony Award Winner Hugh Jackman Returns to Host the 68th Annual Tony Awards®

February 11, 2014

Tony Award winner, Academy Award® nominated and Golden Globe-winning actor Hugh Jackman returns to host THE 68TH ANNUAL TONY AWARDS live from Radio City Music Hall in New York City, Sunday, June 8.

2013 Tony Awards Broadcast Honored with Directors Guild Award

January 27, 2014

Glenn Weiss and the directing team of the 67th Annual Tony Awards have won the 2014 Directors Guild of America Award in the category of Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Variety/Talk/News/Sports-Specials.

Tony Award Productions Renews with White Cherry Entertainment to Produce the Tony Awards Through 2016

January 22, 2014

Tony Award Productions, a joint venture of The Broadway League and the American Theatre Wing, announced that White Cherry Entertainment will serve as the production team for the annual theater awards for three more years.

2013 Tony Awards Broadcast Honored with Directors Guild Award Nomination

January 14, 2014

Glenn Weiss and the directing team of the 67th Annual Tony Awards, have been nominated with a Directors Guild Award in the category of Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Variety/Talk/News/Sports-Specials.

Tony Awards Administration Committee Meets for Second Time During the 2013-2014 Season to Determine Eligibility

January 09, 2014

The Tony Awards Administration Committee met for the second time this season to determine the eligibility of 14 Broadway productions for the 2014 American Theatre Wing’s Tony Awards®.

Tony Awards Administration Committee Meets for First Time During the 2013-2014 Season to Determine Eligibility

October 24, 2013

The Tony Awards Administration Committee met for the first time this season to determine the eligibility of three Broadway productions for the 2014 American Theatre Wing’s Tony Awards®.

The 68th Annual Tony Awards® to Be Broadcast Live from Radio City Music Hall in New York City Sunday, June 8, 2014 on the CBS Television Network

October 09, 2013

The American Theatre Wing’s 68th Annual Tony Awards will air on the CBS Television Network on Sunday, June 8, 2014 (8:00-11:00 PM, ET/delayed PT), live from the Radio City Music Hall in New York City.

The 66th Annual Tony Awards Broadcast Honored with Four Primetime Emmy Awards

September 16, 2013

The June 2012 broadcast of the 66th Annual Tony Awards was honored on Sunday evening with four Primetime Emmy Awards® at the Creative Arts Awards presentation.

The 66th Annual Tony Awards Broadcast Honored with Five Primetime Emmy Award Nominations

July 18, 2013

The nominations for the 65th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards were announced this morning in Los Angeles, and the June 2012 broadcast of the 66th Annual Tony Awards was honored with five Primetime Emmy Award nominations.

2013-2014 Tony Awards® Nominating Committee Announced

July 15, 2013

The Tony Awards Administration Committee today announced the Nominating Committee for the 2013-2014 Broadway season.

Nexxus Salon Hair Care Goes Backstage at Kinky Boots and Makes a Donation of $25,000 to Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS

June 21, 2013

Nexxus Salon Hair Care, the Official Beauty Partner of the Tony Awards, went backstage at the Tony-Award winning show Kinky Boots and made a donation of $25,000 to Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS to support the work of this wonderful organization.

Tony Awards Administration Committee Announces New York Theatres Now Eligible for the Regional Theatre Award

June 13, 2013

The Tony Awards Administration Committee has announced that starting with the 2013-2014 season, New York-based theatre companies can now be eligible to receive the Regional Theatre Award.

The Honorable Mayor Michael Bloomberg Recognized with 2013 Tony Honor for Excellence in the Theatre

June 08, 2013

The Tony Awards® Administration Committee has announced that the Honorable Mayor Michael Bloomberg has been recognized with a 2013 Tony Honor for Excellence in the Theatre.

FENDI Casa transforms the 2013 Tony Awards Green Room

June 08, 2013

The 2013 Tony Awards® Green Room, fully furnished and transformed by FENDI Casa, offers a glamorous, sleek backdrop in which presenters will prepare for and await their onstage moments.

2013 Tony Awards to Feature Second Screen Experience

June 07, 2013

The Tony Awards® introduces the Tonys Second Screen experience -- the first-ever ultimate interactive, online companion to the Tony Awards telecast on CBS.

Audemars Piguet to Sponsor Luxury Green Room & Red Carpet at the 67th Annual Tony Awards ®

June 07, 2013

The Tony Awards have announced that Audemars Piguet, the luxury watchmaker, will host the 2013 Tony Awards Audemars Piguet Green Room backstage at the 67th Annual Tony Awards.

Royal Caribbean International Takes the Stage As an Official Sponsor of 67th Annual Tony Awards

June 07, 2013

Royal Caribbean International, the only cruise line to feature fully-licensed Tony award-winning Broadway productions, today announced its starring role as an official sponsor of the 67th annual Tony Awards.

2013 Tony Awards® Announce Student Rush Tickets!

June 04, 2013

The Tony Awards have announced that they will be releasing a limited number of tickets for students in the New York metro area, through a Student Rush Lottery to the 67th Annual Tony Awards on Sunday, June 9th.

2013 Tony Awards® Invite Fans to Share the Magic of Broadway & to Watch the Tonys Live in Times Square

June 02, 2013

The 67th Annual Tony Awards will be simulcast live in Times Square on Sunday, June 9th. The event, sponsored by Official Beauty Partner of the Tony Awards, Nexxus Salon Hair Care, will be hosted by Broadway actress, comedian and star of Chicago, Christine Pedi.

The Tony Awards® Launch "Totally Tonys" Kid-Friendly Interactive Online Content to Celebrate the 67th Annual Tony Awards

May 28, 2013

The Tony Awards Invite Families to Join the Excitement of Broadway’s Biggest Night!

TONY AWARDS INK 2013 DEAL WITH THE PARAMOUNT HOTEL AS THE OFFICIAL HOTEL PARTNER OF THE TONY AWARDS®

May 23, 2013

Historic Hotel Property, Paramount Hotel, Partners with the Tony Awards to Honor Broadway’s Finest

Jesse Tyler Ferguson and “Tie The Knot” Dress Up Marriage Equality With Special Edition Tony Award Bow Tie

May 23, 2013

Jesse Tyler Ferguson and partner, Justin Mikita, have created an exclusive special edition bow tie by “Tie The Knot” for the 2013 Tony Awards.

Broadway's Best to Continue on CBS Through 2018!

May 22, 2013

CBS announced today a new broadcast agreement with The Broadway League and the American Theatre Wing that will keep the annual Tony Awards® broadcast on the CBS Television Network through 2018.

Emmy Award Winner Neil Patrick Harris Returns to Host The 67th Annual Tony Awards®

May 08, 2013

Emmy Award-winning actor Neil Patrick Harris, star of the CBS comedy “How I Met Your Mother,” returns to host THE 67TH ANNUAL TONY AWARDS live from Radio City Music Hall in New York City, Sunday, June 9 (8:00-11:00 PM, live ET/delayed PT) on the CBS Television Network.

2013 TONY AWARD® NOMINATIONS

April 30, 2013

Nominations in 26 competitive categories for the American Theatre Wing’s 67th Annual Antoinette Perry “Tony” Awards® were announced by Tony winning-actress Sutton Foster and star of both stage and screen Jesse Tyler Ferguson, at the Tony Award Nominations Announcement sponsored by IBM.

Larry Kramer to Receive 2013 Isabelle Stevenson Award

April 29, 2013

The Tony Awards® Administration Committee has announced that Larry Kramer will receive the 2013 Isabelle Stevenson Award.

The Huntington Theatre Company of Boston, Massachusetts to Be Honored with the 2013 Regional Theatre Award

April 26, 2013

The Huntington Theatre Company of Boston, Massachusetts to Be Honored with the 2013 Regional Theatre Award®

Tony Awards Administration Committee Meets for Fourth & Final Time for the 2012-2013 Season to Determine Eligibility

April 26, 2013

The Tony Awards Administration Committee met for the fourth and final time this season to determine the eligibility of 18 Broadway productions for the 2013 Tony Awards®.

Tony Awards® Announce Recipients of the 2013 Tony Honors for Excellence in the Theatre

April 23, 2013

The Tony Awards Administration Committee has announced this year’s recipients of 2013 Tony Honors for Excellence in the Theatre.

2013 Tony Awards Film Series Announces Line-up of Films

April 14, 2013

The Tony Awards have announced the line-up for the 3rd Annual Tony Awards Film Series, which will take place on Saturday, May 18, 2013 at The Paley Center for Media.

Tony Awards Announce the Recipients of 2013 Special Tony Awards for Lifetime Achievement in the Theatre

March 22, 2013

The Tony Awards® Administration Committee has announced this year’s recipients of Special Tony Awards for Lifetime Achievement in the Theatre: Bernard Gersten, Executive Producer of Lincoln Center Theater; Scenic Designer Ming Cho Lee and Paul Libin, Executive Vice President of Jujamcyn Theaters.

Tony Awards Administration Committee Meets for Third Time During the 2012-2013 Season to Determine Eligibility

March 21, 2013

The Tony Awards Administration Committee met today for the third time this season to determine the eligibility of two Broadway productions for the 2013 American Theatre Wing’s Tony Awards®.

The 67th Annual Tony Awards® to Be Broadcast Live from Radio City Music Hall In New York City Sunday, June 9, 2013 on the CBS Television Network

March 18, 2013

The American Theatre Wing’s 67th Annual Tony Awards will air on the CBS Television Network on Sunday, June 9, 2013 (8:00-11:00 PM, ET/delayed PT), live from Radio City Music Hall in New York City.

Tony Awards Administration Committee Meets for Second Time During the 2012-2013 Season to Consider Eligibility

February 14, 2013

The Tony Awards Administration Committee met today for the second time this season to decide the eligibility of 14 Broadway productions for the 2013 American Theatre Wing’s Tony Awards®, presented by The Broadway League and the American Theatre Wing.

2012 Tony Awards Broadcast Honored with Directors Guild Award Nomination

January 09, 2013

Glenn Weiss and the directing team of the 66th Annual Tony Awards, have been nominated with a Directors Guild Award in the category of Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Musical Variety.

Tony Awards Administration Committee Meets for First Time During the 2012-2013 Season to Consider Eligibility

October 25, 2012

The Tony Awards Administration Committee met today for the first time this season to decide the eligibility of four Broadway productions for the 2013 American Theatre Wing’s Tony Awards®

The 65th Annual Tony Awards® Broadcast Honored with Fourth Emmy Award!

October 08, 2012

The June 2011 broadcast of the 65th Annual Tony Awards was honored with a fourth Primetime Emmy Award, for Outstanding Directing for a Variety Special.

The 65th Annual Tony Awards® Broadcast Honored with Three Emmy Awards

September 18, 2012

The June 2011 broadcast of the 65th Annual Tony Awards was honored on Saturday evening with three Primetime Emmy Awards at the Creative Arts Awards presentation.

The 65th Annual Tony Awards Broadcast Honored with Five Primetime Emmy Nominations

July 19, 2012

The June 2011 broadcast of the 65th Annual Tony Awards was honored with five Prime Time Emmy Award nominations.

The Tony Awards® Telecast Now Available on iTunes and Amazon.com

June 28, 2012

For the first time ever, Broadway fans can own the entire 2012 Tony Awards Telecast, through iTunes and Amazon.com. Fans can purchase and watch this year’s exciting telecast on their computer, tablet, phone and other devices.

2012-2013 Tony Awards Nominating Committee Announced

June 17, 2012

The Tony Awards Administration Committee announces the Nominating Committee for the 2012-2013 Broadway season.

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