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Tony season is beginning! Each year the Broadway gets ready for the most anticipated event of the spring: The announcement of the nominations for the American Theatre Wing’s Tony Awards®.

This year the honor of revealing the list of nominees will go to a pair of Broadway veterans—two of the Great White Way’s brightest stars. Two-time past Tony-nominee Brandon Victor Dixon and two-time Tony-winner Bebe Neuwirth will take to the podium and end the suspense.

The 2019 Tony Awards Nominations Announcement will take place on Tuesday, April 30 at 8:30 a.m. ET. You’ll be able to watch the event via Facebook LIVE on our Facebook page. CBS This Morning will also cover the announcement.

Productions that opened during the 2018-2019 Broadway season on or before the April 25 cut-off date may be eligible for Tony Awards this year in the 26 competitive categories.

James Corden will host the 73rd Annual Tony Awards on Sunday, June 9. The ceremony will be broadcast on CBS live from Radio City Music Hall in New York City at 8/7c (delayed PT). Or stream the Tony Awards live across platforms with the CBS All Access subscription service. (Live stream is available in select markets. Visit for details.)

The Tonys are presented by The Broadway League and the American Theatre Wing.

How to Watch

Online: You can watch the Nominations Announcement online by heading to the Tony Awards Facebook page. Our webcast begins at 8:30 a.m. ET on April 30. In addition to providing live video feed, we'll post the complete list of nominees immediately afterwards.

On CBS: CBS This Morning will air a portion of the nominations live.

Cable: and the NYC-area cable TV channel Spectrum News/NY1 will carry the event in its entirety.

Twitter and Instagram: We’ll also cover the nominations live @TheTonyAwards on Twitter and Instagram.

The Nominations Announcement takes place at the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts at Lincoln Center. There is no admission to the public.

Visit our complete calendar of 2019 Tony Awards events.

About Brandon Victor Dixon

Brandon Victor Dixon most recently starred as Collins in “Rent: Live” on Fox and as Judas Iscariot in NBC’s “Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert” (Emmy, Critics Choice and NAACP Image Award nominations). On Broadway, he most recently starred as Aaron Burr in Hamilton. Previous Broadway credits include: Eubie Blake in Shuffle Along (Tony Award nomination), Berry Gordy in Motown The Musical (Grammy and Drama League Award nominations), and Harpo in The Color Purple (Tony Award nomination). National tour: Simba in The Lion King. Off-Broadway: F**king A, Rent and The Scottsboro Boys (Lucille Lortel, Drama League, Outer Critics Circle and Laurence Olivier Award nominations). Television: “POWER,” “Law & Order: Criminal Intent,” “One Life to Live,” “The Good Wife,” “Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular,” Spike Lee’s “She’s Gotta Have It,” and Amazon Studios’ “Modern Love.” Dixon’s debut single, “#WeAre” is currently available for download on iTunes, with all proceeds benefitting Dixon was raised in Maryland, and is a graduate of Columbia University. He is the co-founder of WalkRunFly Productions.

About Bebe Neuwirth

Bebe Neuwirth has been dancing and singing and working in theatre, television and film for the last 40 years. Her credits are include: Broadway - A Chorus Line, Little Me, Dancin’, Sweet Charity (Tony Award), Damn Yankees, The Addams Family, Chicago (Tony, Drama Desk, Astaire, etc. Awards), Fosse. Off-Broadway - A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Here Lies Jenny, etc. Regional - West Side Story, The Taming of the Shrew, etc. London’s West End - Kiss of the Spider Woman. TV - Cheers (two Emmy Awards), Frasier, Blue Bloods, etc. Film - Green Card, Liberty Heights, Summer of Sam, etc. Albums - Porcelain, Stories in NYC (live at 54 Below). Various honors and awards - CTFD Rolex Dance Award, Dance Magazine Award, Honorary Doctorate from Manhattan School of Music, Honorary Zeigfeld