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Mark your calendar! Key dates for the American Theatre Wing's 74th annual Tony Awards® Season have been set. The Tony Awards, which are presented by The Broadway League and the American Theatre Wing, will be broadcast on CBS on Sunday, June 7 from Radio City Music Hall in New York City.

Key Dates

Thursday, April 23

  • Official cut-off for 2019-2020 Tony Eligibility. Broadway shows must officially open by this date in order to be eligible for Tony Awards in 2020.

Tuesday, April 28

  • The 2020 TONY AWARD NOMINATIONS ANNOUNCEMENT. Stay tuned for info on how to watch. We'll post the complete list of nominees immediately after the announcement – and you can follow all the action @TheTonyAwards on Twitter.

Thursday, April 30

  • The annual MEET THE NOMINEES PRESS RECEPTION at the Sofitel New York, the Official Hotel Sponsor and host of the event. The nominees gather to face the media and meet with social media personalities, bloggers, and more. We’ll be there with behind-the-scenes coverage.

Tuesday, May 19

  • The invitation-only TONY NOMINEES’ LUNCHEON is a chance for the nominees to celebrate each other’s achievements and receive their nomination certificates. The luncheon will be held at New York City’s iconic landmark, Rainbow Room, the Official Sponsor of the event.

Monday, June 1

  • THE TONY HONORS RECEPTION will include the presentation of the 2020 Tony Honors for Excellence in the Theatre. The evening will also toast the 2020 Creative Arts Nominees and Special Award recipients. At the Sofitel New York.

Sunday, June 7

  • THE 74th ANNUAL TONY AWARDS will take place at Radio City Music Hall. The three-hour ceremony will be broadcast live (ET/PT time delay) on the CBS Television Network from 8:00 – 11:00 PM and will be available to stream live and on-demand across platforms with CBS All Access

About the Tony Awards

The Antionette Perry “Tony” Awards are among the most prestigious honors in the entertainment industry. Founded in 1947, the Tony Award celebrates excellence in Broadway theatre by spotlighting distinguished achievement on stage and behind the scenes. The Tony Awards Season highlights Broadway shows and artists each spring, culminating with an international television and online celebration of the power of live theatre. The annual star-studded CBS Tony Awards ceremony introduces a global audience to live musical performances from Broadway.

The American Theatre Wing’s Tony Awards are presented by The Broadway League and the American Theatre Wing. At The Broadway League, Thomas Schumacher is Chairman and Charlotte St. Martin is President. At the American Theatre Wing, David Henry Hwang is Chair and Heather A. Hitchens is President & CEO. Ricky Kirshner and Glenn Weiss of White Cherry Entertainment are the Executive Producers of the 2020 Tony Awards. Mr. Weiss will also serve as Director of the 2020 Tony Awards.

Sponsors for Tony Awards include: Carnegie Mellon University – the first-ever, exclusive higher education partner; City National – official bank of the Tony Awards and presenting sponsor of the Creative Arts Awards; Sofitel New York – the official hotel of the Tony Awards; Rainbow Room - official partner of the Tony Nominee Luncheon; and United Airlines – the official airline of the Tony Awards for over 19 years.