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2011
SUNDAY, JUNE 12, 2011
Live at the Beacon Theatre

Rob Ashford — Nominee for Best Choreography

Rob Ashford

Show:
How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying

Other Honors for this Production:
—Drama Desk Award nomination for Outstanding Choreography
—Outer Critics Circle Award nomination for Outstanding Choreographer
—Astaire Award nomination for Outstanding Broadway Choreographer

Tony History:
2002: Tony Award for Best Choreography, Thoroughly Modern Millie
2006: Tony Award nomination for Best Choreography, The Wedding Singer
2007: Tony Award nomination for Best Choreography, Curtains
2008: Tony Award nomination for Best Choreography, Cry-Baby
2010 Tony Award nomination for Best Choreography, Promises, Promises

Fun Fact:
Ashford scored an Emmy in 2009 for staging a musical number starring Beyonce, Hugh Jackmen, Zac Efron and Amanda Seyfried at the Academy Awards.

Quotable Quote:
“I was drawn to How to Succeed [because of] the musical’s distinct resonance in today’s society.” —Ashford in an interview with Broadway.com, 3/8/11
 

Other Nominees for Best Choreography