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Tony Awards Ceremony Dedicated to Those Affected by Orlando Tragedy

June 12, 2016

Our hearts are heavy for the unimaginable tragedy that happened in Orlando.

The Tonys on Apple Music: 2016 Nominated Show Albums, Apple Music Playlists, iTunes and More!

June 10, 2016

Visit AppleMusic.com/TonyAwards to get albums from the 2016 Tony-nominated shows!

Elaine Paige to Host 2016 Tony Awards Highlights Special on BBC Radio 2

June 8, 2016

BBC Radio 2 will once again bring the Tonys to British fans in June.

Tony Awards Live Stream Returns to Bring You More Red Carpet and Behind-the-Scenes Magic for 2016!

June 6, 2016

The Tony Awards has announced the star-studded team that will bring Broadway fans across the world exclusive content live from the red carpet and behind-the-scenes at this year’s Tony Awards.

Barbra Streisand to Take the Stage at the 2016 Tony Awards

June 1, 2016

Barbra Streisand will be returning to the Tony Awards stage for the first time since 1970.

The Tony Awards and Carnegie Mellon University Announce Winner of the 2016 Theatre Education Award

May 31, 2016

Marilyn McCormick from Cass Technical High School in Detroit, Michigan, will receive the second Excellence in Theatre Education Award presented by the Tony Awards and Carnegie Mellon University.

In Memoriam 2016

May 13, 2016

We pause to remember friends and colleagues in the Broadway community who have left us during the past year.

BroadwayHD Announces the First-Ever Second Screen Backstage Broadcast at the 2016 Tony Awards

May 11, 2016

For the first-time ever, Broadway fans will be able to go backstage at the Tony Awards with BroadwayHD’s Behind the Scenes Livestream during the CBS telecast of the Tony Awards, live from the Beacon Theatre on June 12.

Brian Stokes Mitchell to Receive 2016 Isabelle Stevenson Tony Award

May 3, 2016

The past Tony Award winner, currently starring on Broadway in "Shuffle Along..." and Chairman of The Actors Fund, is this year’s recipient of the Isabelle Stevenson Tony Award.

Special Tony Awards to the National Endowment for the Arts and Miles Wilkin

May 2, 2016

The federal arts agency and a longtime Touring Broadway Executive will receive Special Tony Awards in 2016.

Paper Mill Playhouse to Receive 2016 Regional Theatre Tony Award

May 2, 2016

The Regional Theatre Tony Award for 2016 will go to the Millburn, NJ company.

Tony Awards Eligibility for 2016 - Part 4

April 29, 2016

The Tony Awards Administration Committee met on April 29 for the fourth time to decide the eligibility of Broadway productions for the 2016 Tony Awards.

The Tony Awards Win Two Webby Awards!

April 28, 2016

The Tony Awards have been recognized with a pair of Webby Awards for the exemplary integrated digital experience we offer our fans.

Women Making History at the Tony Awards

April 19, 2016

This Broadway season marks several exciting milestones for women on Broadway. The Tonys highlight some of the women who made history at the awards and contributed to the advancement of the theatre on Broadway and beyond.

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

April 18, 2016

Two-time Tony Award-winning lyricist Sheldon Harnick and multiple Tony-nominated director Marshall W. Mason will be this year’s recipients of the Special Tony Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Theatre.

2016 Tony Honors for Excellence in the Theatre Announced

April 13, 2016

This year’s honorees are three distinguished Broadway veterans: entertainment lawyer Seth Gelblum, master vocal coach Joan Lader, and costume shop proprietor Sally Ann Parsons.

Vote for the Tony Awards in the Webbys People's Voice Awards!

April 7, 2016

Vote for the 2015 Tony Awards in the Social Events category at the Webbys, to celebrate the digital experience we created around the 69th Annual Tony Awards.

Tony Awards Eligibility for 2016 - Part 3

April 6, 2016

The Tony Awards Administration Committee met on April 7 for the third time to decide the eligibility of Broadway productions for the 2016 Tony Awards.

Frankie Michaels, Youngest Tony Award-winner, Is Dead at 60

April 3, 2016

At age 11, Michaels was honored for creating the role of young Patrick Dennis in the musical “Mame.”

Watch London’s 2016 Olivier Awards on YouTube

April 2, 2016

Tune in via YouTube to celebrate London theatre with stars and performances.

Hail to the Chiefs: U.S. Presidents at the Tony Awards

March 24, 2016

As we get ready for our nation’s upcoming presidential election, the Tony Awards takes a look back on some of the actors who were Tony-nominated for playing commanders-in-chief, real or fictional, on the Great White Way. Which ones would you vote for?

Nikki M. James and Andrew Rannells Announce the 2016 Tony Award Nominations in Live Webcast on May 3

March 15, 2016

The nominations announcement, sponsored by IBM, will be webcast on TonyAwards.com, live from the Paramount Hotel in NYC, and covered by "CBS This Morning."

The Sportin' Life at the Tony Awards: 10 Performers Who Were Tony-Nominated for Portraying a Sports Figure

March 7, 2016

A look back at some of the talented actors/actresses who scored a slam dunk playing a professional athlete on Broadway—and were nominated for a Tony Award.

Booking It on Broadway 2016

March 3, 2016

There are seven page-to-stage adaptations on Broadway this season. To get ready for the Tony Awards, read the books and then see the shows!

The Olivier Awards Nominations Announced!

February 28, 2016

Celebrate our theatre friends across the pond by watching the 40th annual Olivier Awards nominations announcement.

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

February 2, 2016

The 2016 Tony Awards will be broadcast live on CBS, Sunday, June 12, and streamed on CBS All Access.

Tony Awards Eligibility for 2016 – Part 2

January 7, 2016

The Tony Awards Administration Committee met on January 7 for the second time to decide the eligibility of Broadway productions for the 2016 Tony Awards.

Tell the Story of a Theatre Teacher Who Inspired You—and They Could Be Honored on the 2016 Tony Awards!

January 7, 2016

Members of the public are invited to submit candidates for the 2016 Excellence in Theatre Education Award by telling us the story of a theatre educator who made a difference in their lives, and the lives of others.

Tony Awards Announce Calendar of Dates for 2016

January 5, 2016

Dates for the Nominations Announcement, the Nominees Luncheon, the CBS telecast, and more have been revealed.

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

December 3, 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.

Tony Awards Eligibility for 2016 – Part 1

November 12, 2015

See the first round of eligibility determinations of shows and performers for the 2016 Tony Awards.

Date and Venue Set for the 70th Annual Tony Awards: Sunday, June 12, 2016

November 23, 2015

The 70th Annual Tony Awards will be broadcast live from the Beacon Theatre on the CBS Television Network on Sunday, June 12, 2016, from 8:00 to 11:00 p.m. ET (delayed PT).

The 68th Annual Tony Awards Broadcast Honored with Three Primetime Emmy Nominations

July 16, 2015

The 2014 Tony Awards, hosted by Hugh Jackman, were nominated in the categories of Outstanding Directing for a Variety Special; Outstanding Special Class Program; and Outstanding Technical Direction.

Stars Who Won a Tony Award and an Olivier Award for the Same Role

June 10, 2015

Helen Mirren joins the select group of stars who won both a Tony Award and an Olivier Award for performances of the same role. Check out some of the remarkable thespians who captivated audiences in London and New York alike, and took home top theatre honors on both sides of the Atlantic.

Mirren, O'Hara Leading Ladies at the 2015 Tonys

June 8, 2015

From USA Today: A recap of the 2015 Tony Awards.

Download or Watch on-Line: 2015 Tony Awards Performances

June 8, 2015

See the musical performances for the 2015 Tony Awards, featuring hosts Kristin Chenoweth and Alan Cumming, the In Memoriam segment featuring Josh Groban, and all the participating Broadway musicals.

More Stars Added for June 7, 2015 CBS Tony Awards Telecast!

June 5, 2015

Jennifer Lopez, Nick Jonas, Kiesza, Harry Connick, Jr. and Dulé Hill among the names added to all-star line-up at the 69th Annual Tony Awards broadcast.

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

June 4, 2015

Corey Mitchell from the Northwest School of the Arts in Charlotte, NC, will receive the inaugural Excellence in Theatre Education Award presented by the Tony Awards and Carnegie Mellon University.

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

June 2, 2015

Hosted by Kristin Chenoweth and Alan Cumming, the 69th annual Tony Awards will feature performances from nominated shows, this season's Broadway musicals, a special performance by Josh Groban, and a 10th-anniversary tribute to Jersey Boys.

The Tonys on iTunes: 2015 Nominated Show Albums, Complete Telecasts, Best Musicals, Beats Playlists, and More!

May 29, 2015

Visit our iTunes room to preview and purchase albums from the 2015 Tony-nominated shows on iTunes, plus Best Musical Tony-winners from 1949 to the present, past Tony Awards telecasts, Beats playlists, and more.

Broadway Favorites Darren Criss, Laura Osnes, and Sierra Boggess to Co-Host the First-Ever Tony Awards® Red Carpet Live Stream at 2015 Tonys

May 28, 2015

"LIVE! From the Red Carpet" correspondents include George Takei, Randi Zuckerberg, Blake Ross and Emilio Sosa on Tony Night, June 7, from 5:30-8:00 p.m. ET.

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

May 27, 2015

A pair of recent Tony Award winners will host the Creative Arts Awards portion of the Tony Awards Ceremony, which is sponsored by City National Bank.

First Performers and Performances Announced for June 7, 2015 CBS Tony Awards Telecast!

May 20, 2015

Nominees Kristin Chenoweth, Chita Rivera, Christian Borle, Brian d’Arcy James, Kelli O’Hara, Ken Watanabe, Victoria Clark, and more set to perform.

In Memoriam 2015

May 15, 2015

We pause to remember friends and colleagues in the Broadway community who have left us during the past year.

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

Justin Guarini and Deborah Cox to Co-Host Free 2015 Tony Awards Simulcast in Times Square

May 5, 2015

The two Broadway stars and recording artists will be on hand on June 7 in a free, outdoor event presented by Clear Channel Spectacolor.

Tony Award Winners Kristin Chenoweth & Alan Cumming to Host the 2015 Tony Awards

April 28, 2015

The 69th Annual Tony Awards will be broadcast live on CBS from Radio City Music Hall in New York City on Sunday, June 7th.

Composer Stephen Schwartz to Receive 2015 Isabelle Stevenson Tony Award

April 27, 2015

The Wicked composer will be honored for his work in supporting dramatists and fostering new musical theatre talent.

A 2015 Special Tony Award for John Cameron Mitchell

April 27, 2015

The Broadway performer, writer, and filmmaker will be honored with a Special Tony Award.

Cleveland Play House Will Receive the 2015 Regional Theatre Tony Award

April 24, 2015

The renowned Ohio company, founded in 1915, is this year's honoree.

Tony Awards Eligibility for 2015 – Part 4

April 24, 2015

See the fourth and final round of eligibility determinations of shows and performers for the 2015 Tony Awards.

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 Tony Awards.

Tony Awards Announces 2015 Media Partnership with USA TODAY

April 21, 2015

The partnership will offer Broadway fans across the country exclusive behind-the-scenes coverage and interactive content which will bring fans closer to the action through USA TODAY’s print, digital and mobile platforms.

Tony Awards Highlights 2015 to Air on BBC Radio 2 in Special Program Hosted by Elaine Paige

April 19, 2015

A new partnership with BBC Radio 2 brings the Tonys to British airwaves this June.

Mary-Louise Parker and Bruce Willis Co-Host the Tony Nominations Announcement in Live Webcast on April 28, 2015

April 14, 2015

The 2015 Tony Award nominations will be revealed in a live webcast from NYC’s Paramount Hotel in an event sponsored by IBM on April 28 at 8:30 a.m. ET

12 Stars Who Won Tony Awards for Their Broadway Debut Performances

April 13, 2015

The first time was a charm for these performers who earned Tony nods the first time they acted on a Broadway stage.

Three Broadway Veterans to Receive 2015 Tony Honors for Excellence in the Theatre

April 6, 2015

This year’s honorees are a scenic artist, a press agent, and a technical director.

Tommy Tune to Receive the 2015 Special Tony Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Theatre

April 1, 2015

The Tony Awards® Administration Committee announced the 9-time Tony-winner and Broadway icon as this year’s recipient for the Special Tony Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Theatre.

The Pop-Up Shop Is Back for the 69th Annual Tony Awards!

April 1, 2015

For the second year, the Tony Awards is hosting a Pop-Up shop experience at NYC's Paramount Hotel.

19 Top Poses for Showing Off Your Tony Award

March 24, 2015

If you win a Tony Award®, tons of photographers will be waiting for you to show off your spinning silver medallion. Get inspired for your pose from recent Tony winners, then tune in to this year’s Tony Awards on June 7.

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

March 22, 2015

The Tony Awards® and Playbill® will be working together in 2015 to create a memorable keepsake for Broadway's most prestigious awards.

Tony Awards Eligibility for 2015 – Part 3

March 19, 2015

See the third round of eligibility determinations of shows and performers for the 2015 Tony Awards.

Broadway by the Books 2015

March 17, 2015

There are a number of page-to-stage adaptations on Broadway this season. To get ready for the Tony Awards, read the books and see the shows!

TonyAwards.com to Live Stream 2015 Olivier Awards Nominations on March 9

March 4, 2015

We’ll webcast the nominations live at 8am ET Monday morning here at TonyAwards.com.

Tony Awards and Carnegie Mellon University Announce 2015 Judges for First-Ever Theatre Education Award

March 4, 2015

The panel of six judges – representing the American Theatre Wing, The Broadway League and Carnegie Mellon University – will select the award finalists and winner.

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.

Tony Awards Eligibility for 2015 – Part 2

January 15, 2015

See the second eligibility determinations of shows and performers for the 2015 Tony Awards.

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

January 12, 2015

This year inspirational theatre educators across the United States have a first-ever chance at the Tony spotlight with the inaugural Excellence in Theatre Education Award.

Four Tony-Winning Shows Earn 57th Annual Grammy Award Nominations for Cast Albums

December 6, 2014

Aladdin, Beautiful—The Carole King Musical, A Gentleman’s Guide to Love & Murder, and Hedwig and the Angry Inch will vie for Best Musical Theatre Album.

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

December 4, 2014

The June 2014 broadcast of the 68th Annual Tony Awards and writer Dave Boone were honored with a Writer’s Guild Award nomination on December 4.

Help Us Hit a Million #Broadway Tags on Instagram, and Your Pic Could Be Featured in Times Square in 2015!

November 17, 2014

Post your Broadway-themed pics and videos on Instagram for a chance to see your photo at the Crossroads of the World.

Tony Awards Eligibility for 2015 – Part 1

November 13, 2014

See the first eligibility determinations of shows and performers for the 2015 Tony Awards.

The Tony Awards and Carnegie Mellon University Honor Teachers with the Excellence in Theatre Education Award at the 69th Annual Tony Awards

October 23, 2014

The Excellence in Theatre Education Award, presented by Carnegie Mellon University and the Tony Awards, recognizes educators who have made a significant impact on their students. Nominations were accepted from members of the public.

Tony Award-winner Marian Seldes Is Dead at 86

October 6, 2014

Marian Seldes (1928-2014) was a Tony Award-winner, a five-time nominee, and a recipient of the Special Tony Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Theatre.

Date Set for 69th Annual Tony Awards: June 7, 2015!

September 7, 2014

The stars will align on CBS on Sunday, June 7 at 8pm ET/delayed PT.

The 67th Annual Tony Awards Broadcast Honored With Three Emmy Awards

August 18, 2014

2013 Tony Awards Wins for Outstanding Special Class Program, Outstanding Original Music & Lyrics, and Direction

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

July 10, 2014

The 2013 Tony show, hosted by Neil Patrick Harris, received a record 7 Emmy nominations.

Download the 2014 Tony Awards or Watch On-Line

June 9, 2014

See clips of individual performances, or watch the entire show. You can download the show on iTunes!

​A Backstage Pass to the 2014 Tony Awards

June 8, 2014

Mo Rocca goes backstage with host Hugh Jackman for CBS Sunday Morning.

Billy Porter and Karen Ziemba Host the 2014 Creative Arts Awards – Watch on TonyAwards.com

June 7, 2014

TonyAwards.com will offer exclusive video clips of the Creative Arts portion of the Tony Awards ceremony

The 68th Annual Tony Awards - By the Numbers

June 6, 2014

A numerical guide to the 2013-2014 Broadway season.

Tony Awards® GIFs 2014

June 5, 2014

Check out the most theatrical GIFs on the internet! Share them with your friends to prepare for the Tony Awards on Sunday, June 8th at 8/7c on CBS.

More Performances and More Stars Added to the 2014 Tony Awards

June 5, 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. will join the evening’s line-up.

Follow Along with the Tonys Second Screen 2014

June 4, 2014

TonyAwards.com provides an award-winning, live scrolling on-line companion to the CBS telecast on June 8.

Carnegie Mellon Alumni Zachary Quinto and Matt Bomer Introduce the First, Exclusive Educator Honor at June 8, 2015 Tony Awards® on CBS

June 3, 2014

A new CMU/Tony Awards® partnership will launch national honor for K-12 theatre Educators.

Preview and Buy Music from the 2014 Nominated Shows on iTunes!

June 3, 2014

Preview and purchase albums from the 2014 Tony-nominated shows on iTunes, plus past-winners and nominees.

The 2014 Tony Awards Takes to the Streets!

June 3, 2014

Announcing a free outdoor simulcast of the 2014 Tony Awards in Times Square.

Charlotte Wilcox: A Passion for Theatrical Management

June 2, 2014

Broadway general manager Charlotte Wilcox is among the 2014 recipients of Tony Honors for Excellence in the Theatre.

2014 Tony Awards® Announce Student Ticket Lottery!

June 2, 2014

Student tickets will be available to Broadway’s biggest night, by lottery at the Tony Pop-Up Shop.

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

Neil Patrick Harris, Idina Menzel, Sting, Gladys Knight, Patti Labelle, Alan Cumming, Fantasia Among the Performers on the 2014 Tony Awards

May 28, 2014

Stars join Host Hugh Jackman at the 68th Annual Tony Awards broadcast on CBS, Sunday, June 8

Joe Benincasa: Serving the Creative Community

May 28, 2014

A 2014 Tony Honor for The Actors Fund President and CEO Joseph P. Benincasa

Joan Marcus: Capturing Broadway’s Magical Moments

May 27, 2014

The theatrical photographer will be honored by the Tony Awards.

International 2014 Tony Awards Broadcast Info

June 1, 2014

The 2014 Tony Awards ceremony will be broadcast to more than 30 countries around the globe.

The Stars Align at the 2014 Tony Awards!

May 26, 2014

The first announcement of stars who will join host Hugh Jackman on the June 8 Tony Awards telecast on CBS.

2014 Tony Awards Preview: Promos and Fun Vids

May 25, 2014

See the official CBS trailers and other videos featuring our host, Hugh Jackman.

Kids Can Win Tickets to the 2014 Tonys Via KidzVuz.com

May 16, 2014

For the second year in a row, the Tony Awards® is teaming up with KidzVuz in a fantastic contest for Broadway Babies everywhere.

In Memoriam 2014

May 14, 2014

We pause to remember friends and colleagues in the Broadway community who have left us during the past year.

Bloomingdale’s Celebrates the 2014 Tony Awards

May 12, 2014

See Show-Inspired Windows, In-Store Displays and Live Cast Performances

2014 Tony-Nominated Stars and Shows to Perform at Free Outdoor Concert

May 12, 2014

Stars in the Alley, presented by United Airlines, takes place on May 21 in NYC's Theatre District

First Reactions from the 2014 Nominees

April 29, 2014

What the artists say on becoming newly-minted members of the Tony Class of 2014. From BroadwayWorld.com.

Signature Theatre to Be Honored with the 2014 Regional Theatre Award

April 28, 2014

The NYC company will be honored on June 8.

Carnegie Mellon Becomes the First, Exclusive Higher Education Partner of the Tony Awards

April 26, 2014

Carnegie Mellon University has been named by the Tony Awards® as its first, exclusive higher education partner. As part of the collaboration, the two organizations will jointly create and launch the first, national recognition program to honor K-12 theatre educators.

Tony Awards Eligibility for 2014 – Part 4

April 25, 2014

See the fourth and final eligibility determinations of shows and performers for the 2014 Tony Awards.

Everything’s Popping Up Tonys 2014

April 21, 2014

On April 25, the Tony Awards unveils its first-ever pop-up shop, at NYC’s Paramount Hotel.

2014 Broadway Fans and Bookworms Unite!

April 8, 2014

This Broadway season has been full of page-to-stage adaptations - novellas, memoirs, novels, autobiographies, historical fiction and more.

Tony Awards Second Screen Honored in the Media & Entertainment Category for the 18th Annual Webby Awards

April 8, 2014

The Tonys Second Screen experience was the first-ever ultimate interactive, online companion to the Tony Awards telecast on CBS. A new Tonys Second Screen will debut in 2014.

2014 Tony Honors for Excellence in the Theatre Announced

April 8, 2014

The Actors Fund President Joe Benincasa, photographer Joan Marcus, and general manager Charlotte Wilcox will be honored by the Tony Awards this spring.

A Special Tony Award for Costume Designer Jane Greenwood

April 7, 2014

The Tony Awards® Administration Committee has announced the 2014 recipient of the Special Tony Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Theatre. The award will be presented to costume designer Jane Greenwood.

Rosie O’Donnell to Receive the 2014 Isabelle Stevenson Award

March 30, 2014

The performer and arts education advocate will receive the Tony Awards’ annual humanitarian honor on June 8

Jonathan Groff and Lucy Liu to Announce 2014 Tony Nominations on April 29, Live at TonyAwards.com

March 23, 2014

A pair of stage and screen stars will be on hand at 8:30 a.m. ET on Tuesday morning, April 29 to reveal the 2014 Tony nominees in a live webcast.

Tony Awards Eligibility for 2014 – Part 3

March 20, 2014

See the third eligibility determinations of shows and performers for the 2014 Tony Awards

Win tickets to the 2014 Olivier Awards!

March 10, 2014

Enter our sweepstakes for a chance to jet across the pond, attend the Olivier Awards in London on April 13, and see a West End show!

TonyAwards.com to Live Stream 2014 Olivier Awards Nominations on March 10

March 5, 2014

Find out who will be in the running for our sister awards across the pond

Hugh Jackman Will Host the 2014 Tony Awards on June 8

February 10, 2014

The Tony Award-winning Broadway and Hollywood star will return to emcee the 68th annual ceremony on June 8, telecast on CBS.

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

January 23, 2014

Tony Award Productions has announced that White Cherry Entertainment will serve as the production team for the American Theatre Wing's Tony Awards® for three more years.

Tony Awards Eligibility for 2014 – Part 2

January 9, 2014

See the second eligibility determinations of shows and performers for the 2014 Tony Awards.

Tonys Opening Number Makes 2013 Year-End Lists

December 26, 2013

“Bigger” as performed by host Neil Patrick Harris and company, is lauded as one of the best theatre and TV moments of the year.

Tony Awards Eligibility for 2014 – Part 1

October 24, 2013

See the first eligibility determinations of shows and performers for the 2014 Tony Awards

Date Set for 2014 Tony Awards: June 8 on CBS, Live from Radio City Music Hall

October 7, 2013

The 68th Annual Tony Awards will be broadcast on CBS on Sunday, June 8, live from Radio City Music Hall. Nominations will be announced on Tuesday, April 29.

Four Emmy Awards for the 2012 Tony Awards Show

September 16, 2013

The 66th Annual Tony Awards telecast (June 2012) received 4 Emmy Awards in the Creative Arts Awards ceremony on September 15.

Five Emmy Nominations for the 2012 Tony Awards

July 18, 2013

The nominations for the 65th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards were announced on July 18 in Los Angeles, and the June 2012 broadcast of the 66th Annual Tony Awards was honored with five Primetime Emmy Award nominations.

Watch Past Tony Awards Shows On-Line

June 13, 2013

You can preview and download past Tony Awards shows on iTunes, as well as other platforms.

New in 2013-2014: New York Theatres Will Be Eligible for the Regional Theatre Award

June 12, 2013

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

A 2013 Tony Honor for Hizzoner - NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg

June 8, 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.

Royal Caribbean Gives Viewers Exclusive “Behind The Scenes” Access to the 2013 Tony Awards

June 7, 2013

Royal Caribbean International will offer a “behind the scenes” look at all the action taking place at this year’s award show.

Friday at 11:30am: 2013 Tony Google Hangout!

June 7, 2013

Join us Friday, June 7 at 11:30 a.m. ET for a special Google hangout including several of this year’s Tony Award® nominees, plus several surprise guests.

Tonys 2013: More Shows and Stars Than Ever!

June 5, 2013

The June 9 Tony Awards telecast on CBS will feature more performances and appearances from stars and shows than ever before.

International Tony Awards Broadcast Info 2013

June 5, 2013

See where you can watch the Tony Awards in more than 45 countries across the globe.

Tony Honor: The Lost Colony

June 5, 2013

Paul Green’s North Carolina outdoor symphonic drama is awarded a 2013 Tony Honor for Excellence in Theatre.

Stars Align for Broadway's Biggest Night - the 2013 Tony Awards!

June 5, 2013

The American Theatre Wing's Tony Awards® ceremony is the most glamorous night of the Broadway season - and this year will be no exception. Dozens of stage and screen stars will join Emmy Award-winning host Neil Patrick Harris on CBS on June 9 to perform and make appearances on this year's telecast.

The 2013 Tonys Second Screen Experience!

June 4, 2013

Your on-line companion to the June 9 CBS Tony Awards telecast

How to Experience the Tony Awards on June 9, 2013

June 4, 2013

Watch on CBS, attend the Times Square Simulcast, join the fun at Radio City, watch our on-line programming and get the international schedule.

2013 Tony Awards® Announce Student Rush Tickets

June 4, 2013

A limited number of tickets for students in the New York metro area will be made available to students via the Student Rush will take place on Thursday, June 6.

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

June 2, 2013

In partnership with Times Square Alliance, Clear Channel Spectacolor, Nexxus® Salon Hair Care, Courtesy of NY1, the entire awards can be viewed on June 9, hosted by Christine Pedi and featuring a performance from Rock of Ages and more!

Tony Honor 2013: Peter Lawrence

May 31, 2013

A veteran Broadway stage manager and production supervisor is honored by the Tony Awards

Preview and Buy Music from the 2013 Nominated Shows on iTunes!

May 30, 2013

Visit the Tony Awards room on iTunes to get music from this year's nominated shows, plus past Tony-winning and Tony-nominated musicals.

Tony Honor 2013: Bill Craver

May 29, 2013

A longtime literary and talent agent is honored for his decades-long career in the theatre.

Tony Honor 2013: Career Transition for Dancers

May 29, 2013

An organization that provides support for talented performers whose careers have come to an end.

More Stars for the 2013 Tony Awards Show!

May 28, 2013

The Tony Awards announces more celebrities who will be on hand at the June 9 Tony telecast on CBS, hosted by Neil Patrick Harris

Broadway's Best to Continue on CBS Through 2018!

May 22, 2013

CBS announces a new 5-year broadcast agreement for the Tony Awards through 2018

Totally Tonys! Family Fun for Fans of the 2013 Tony Awards

May 21, 2013

The place to find link to family-friendly and kids-related stories, photos, puzzles, videos, educational resources, and more.

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

May 21, 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.

The Youngest Tony Award-Winners

May 20, 2013

Past winners of Tony Awards have included kids as young as 15, 14, and even 11.

Broadway Babes

May 20, 2013

What’s it like being a kid who’s also a pint-size performer with big talent? Awesome!

In Memoriam 2013

May 19, 2013

We pause to remember friends and colleagues in the Broadway community who have left us during the past year.

Be a Broadway MVP. Enter the 2013 Tony Awards Season Pass Sweepstakes!

May 9, 2013

You could win tickets to a participating Broadway show.

Emmy Award Winner Neil Patrick Harris Returns to Host the 67th Annual Tony Awards® - Sunday, June 9 on CBS

May 8, 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.

Listen and Preview on iTunes!

May 7, 2013

Visit the Tony Awards room on iTunes to get music from the 2013 nominated shows.

It’s ‘Kinky Boots’ vs. ‘Matilda’ in Tony Nominations (from the New York Times)

April 30, 2013

New York Times theater reporter Patrick Healy's take on the 2013 Tony Award nominations.

2013 TONY AWARD® NOMINATIONS ANNOUNCED

April 30, 2013

The 2013 Tony Award nominations were announced on April 30.

Playwright and Activist 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.

2013 Regional Theatre Award Goes to the Huntington Theatre Company

April 26, 2013

The Tony Awards Administration Committee has announced that it will present the 2013 Regional Theatre Award to the Huntington Theatre Company of Boston, Massachusetts.

Tony Awards Eligibility for 2013 – Part 4

April 26, 2013

See the fourth and final round of eligibility determinations of shows and performers for the 2013 Tony Awards.

2013 Tony Honors Recipients Announced

April 23, 2013

The Tony Awards Administration Committee has announced this year’s recipients of 2013 Tony Honors for Excellence in the Theatre: Career Transition For Dancers, William “Bill” Craver, Peter Lawrence, The Lost Colony, and four Matildas.

The 2013 Tony Awards Film Series

April 12, 2013

See a rare screening of a landmark Tony Awards show from the past, and a television version of a classic Broadway musical.

Enter for a Chance to Win a Seat at the Tony Nominations on April 30, 2013!

April 10, 2013

Visit our Facebook page for your change to win.

Jesse Tyler Ferguson and Sutton Foster to Announce 2013 Tony Nominations on April 30, Live at TonyAwards.com

April 1, 2013

A pair of familiar Broadway and television names will be on hand at 8:30 a.m. ET on Tuesday morning, April 30 to reveal the 2013 Tony nominees in a live webcast.

Tony Awards Eligibility for 2013 – Part 3

March 21, 2013

See the third round of eligibility determinations of shows and performers for the 2013 Tony Awards.

Date Set for 2013 Tony Awards: June 9 on CBS, Live from Radio City Music Hall

March 13, 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 the Radio City Music Hall in New York City.

The Writers Guild of America Honors the 2012 Tony Awards Show

February 19, 2013

Dave Boone, Paul Greenberg, David Javerbaum, and Adam Schlesinger win a WGA Award for their work on the 66th Annual Tony Awards telecast.

Tony Awards Eligibility for 2013 – Part 2

February 14, 2013

See the second round of eligibility determinations of shows and performers for the 2013 Tony Awards.

A Directors Guild Award Win for the 2012 Tony Awards

January 9, 2013

Glenn Weiss has been honored with a 2013 Directors Guild of America Award for his work on the 2012 Tony Awards® telecast.

A Writers Guild Nomination for the 2012 Tony Awards

December 7, 2012

Dave Boone, Paul Greenberg, David Javerbaum, and Adam Schlesinger are honored for the 66th Annual Tony Awards telecast

Tony Awards Eligibility for 2013 – Part 1

October 25, 2012

See the first eligibility determinations of shows and performers for the 2013 Tony Awards

It's a Daily Double for Broadway: The Tonys on “Jeopardy”!

October 10, 2012

Contestants on the popular TV quiz show Jeopardy tested their Broadway IQs in a Tony Awards®-themed category. Here are some of the clues. See how well you do – and remember to phrase each answer in the form of a question!

A Fourth Emmy Award Win for the 2011 Tony Awards Telecast

September 23, 2012

On September 23, the 65th Annual Tony Awards telecast (2011) was honored with an Emmy Award -- its fourth of the year -- for Outstanding Directing for a Variety Special. The award was accepted by Glenn Weiss.

Three Emmy Awards for the 2011 Tony Awards Telecast

September 15, 2012

On September 15, the 2011 Tony Awards telecast hosted by Neil Patrick Harris was honored with three Creative Arts Primetime Emmy Awards.

Five Emmy Nominations for the 2011 Tony Awards Show

July 19, 2012

The Primetime Emmy Award nominations were announced on July 19, with five nods for the 2011 Tony Awards hosted by Neil Patrick Harris.

Own the Tony Awards! The 2012 Tony Awards Show Is Now Available on iTunes and Amazon.com

June 21, 2012

The 2012 Tony Awards telecast is available for fans to own via iTunes and Amazon.com.

Honoring Bernadette Peters, a Star on Stage and Off

June 6, 2012

The past Tony Award-winner is being honored at the Tonys this year with the Isabelle Stevenson Award, honoring her humanitarianism and commitment to animal welfare.

Video - The Tony Awards: History, Highlights and Backstage

June 4, 2012

A special Tony Awards edition of the American Theatre Wing's "Working in the Theatre" spotlights the Tony Awards.

Freddie Gershon: Building the Broadway Audience by Empowering Young Performers

June 3, 2012

Tony Honors to the show-biz veteran who created Music Theatre International’s Broadway Junior Collection

Regional Theatre Spotlight: 25 Years of Shakespeare and More

May 31, 2012

Washington, D.C.’s Shakespeare Theatre Company Is Honored with the 2012 Regional Theatre Award

Opening Doors to Theatre

May 30, 2012

About Theatre Development Fund’s Open Doors program, which introduces underserved NYC youth to theatre. Open Doors will be honored by the Tony Awards in 2012.

Special Tony Award: Actors' Equity Association

May 18, 2012

As it prepares to celebrate its centennial, Equity will receive a 2012 Special Tony Award.

Hugh Jackman: One of the Greats

May 15, 2012

Shubert Organization Chairman and Co-CEO Phil Smith sings the praises of Broadway's own Boy from Oz, 2012 Special Tony Award recipient Hugh Jackman.

Artie Siccardi: Building Broadway Dreams

May 14, 2012

The longtime Broadway production supervisor will receive Tony Honors for Excellence in the Theatre in June.

In Memoriam

May 10, 2012

We pause to remember friends and colleagues in the Broadway community who have left us during the past year.

Honoring a Broadway Veteran: Emanuel Azenberg

May 9, 2012

With more than 65 Broadway productions and 8 Tony Awards under his belt, the veteran producer will receive a Special Tony Award this year.

Audemars Piguet Introduces Students to Broadway at the Tony Award-Winning Musical "Memphis"

February 3, 2011

Audemars Piguet partnered with Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS and the Tony Awards® to Introduce NYC students to Broadway by hosting over 1,000 NYC public school students at a performance of the 2010 Best Musical.

Bake Your Own Tony Award

June 8, 2010

2009 Tony-nominee Hunter Bell’s recipe for a fabulous Tony Award cake you can bake yourself.

Why the Tony Awards Matter

June 4, 2010

Past Tony-nominee Hunter Bell ("[title of show]") talks about the Tony Awards and why he is a Tony junkie.

Captured on Film: Tony-winning Performances on DVD

May 12, 2009

How you can watch some of the legendary Broadway performances of yesteryear, as preserved and reinterpreted on film and video.

Putting It Together

June 10, 2007

A chat with Tony ceremony associate choreographer JoAnn M. Hunter

A Tony Reunion

June 1, 2006

More than 110 past Tony-winning performers congregate for a historic photo

The First Tony Ceremony: He Was There

May 26, 2006

Author and theatre historian Max Wilk was present at the birth of the Tony Awards in 1947

Rare Performances from Past Tony Telecasts

May 8, 2006

Musical and dramatic gems from the Tony Awards telecast archives are now available on DVD

Money Not Included

May 1, 2006

In Tony's early days, the award was pocket-sized.

Tony Memoirs

July 25, 2005

A guide to the autobiographies of past Tony-winners

The Tony Awards® - - Category by Category

April 27, 2009

The story behind each of the 24 Tony categories, from 1947 to the present

It Spins! A Tony Reflection

June 3, 2004

Chuck Cooper, 1997 Best Featured Actor in a Musical for The Life, looks back on his Tony triumph

Sing 'Em All! The Tony Awards Songbook

May 4, 2004

A collection of keyboard/vocal/guitar arrangements brings you show tunes from five decades of Tony Award-winning Best Musicals