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Here’s a look at the plays and musicals that are hoping to earn Tony Award nominations in 2020.

The shows are listed in alphabetical order. Use the filters above to view by category.

NOTE: This page includes shows that have fulfilled the eligibility requirements to receive competitive Tony Awards in 2020. Ineligible shows and shows that may be considered eligible in future years are not listed. All information on this page is subject to change and verification. Eligibility and category determinations are made exclusively by the Tony Awards Administration Committee.


The story of an illicit affair that unfolds in reverse from the end of a marriage to the first forbidden spark. Starring Tom Hiddleston, Zawe Ashton and Charlie Cox.

A Christmas Carol

This tale of redemption welcomes theatregoers of all ages into an immersive experience that’s brimming with Christmas spirit.

David Byrne’s American Utopia

In this once-in-a-lifetime Broadway event, Talking Heads superstar David Byrne is joined by 11 diverse musicians from around the globe in a jubilant celebration of live music, community, and connection.

Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune

Audra McDonald and Michael Shannon starred in a new Broadway production of Terrence McNally’s classic romance.

Freestyle Love Supreme

The show is created live every night with the audience contributing words, ideas and inspiration. It features a comedic improvisational musical structure, and a rotating cast of some of the best and brightest Broadway performers.

Grand Horizons

Bess Wohl's new play explores a family turned upside-down and takes an intimate look at the wild, unpredictable, and enduring nature of love.

The Great Society

An epic political drama that follows President Lyndon B. Johnson from his epic triumph in a landslide election to the agonizing decision not to run for re-election just three years later.

The Height of the Storm

Jonathan Pryce and Eileen Atkins starred in Florian Zeller’s story of a shared life, and all of its complexities.

The Inheritance

A new play that follows the interlinking lives of three generations of gay men searching for a community of their own–and a place to call home.

Jagged Little Pill

A new musical inspired by the themes and emotions of Alanis Morissette’s Grammy Award®-winning album.

The Lightning Thief

Percy Jackson has newly discovered powers he can’t control. There are monsters on his trail, as he sets out on a quest to find Zeus’s lightning bolt to prevent a war between the Greek gods.

Linda Vista

A 50-year-old divorcé in the throes of a mid-life spiral starts on a path toward self-discovery — navigating blind dates, old friends, and new love.

Moulin Rouge! The Musical

Baz Luhrmann’s revolutionary film comes to life onstage, remixed in a new musical mash-up celebrating truth, beauty, freedom and — above all — love.

My Name is Lucy Barton

Laura Linney returned to Broadway in a haunting new solo play adapted by Rona Munro from the bestselling novel by Elizabeth Strout.

The Rose Tattoo

Marisa Tomei starred as Serafina, a widow who rekindles her desire for love, lust and life in the arms of a fiery suitor, in the play by Tennessee Williams.

Sea Wall/A Life

Jake Gyllenhaal and Tom Sturridge came to Broadway in a heart-filled exploration of the beauty of life, the essence of family, and the meaning of love.

Slave Play

Jeremy O. Harris’s new play rips apart history to shed new light on the nexus of race, gender, and sexuality in 21st-century America.

A Soldier's Play

1944. A black sergeant is murdered on a Louisiana Army base, and one tenacious investigator must race against his white leadership to unravel the crime before they unravel him.

The Sound Inside

Mary-Louise Parker returned to Broadway in a new play by Adam Rapp about a brilliant Ivy League professor, a mysterious student, and a troubling favor.

Tina - The Tina Turner Musical

With raw emotion in her voice and fire in her belly, Tina Turner went from the little girl in small-town Tennessee to the legend that ignited the globe.