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Sheldon Harnick & Marshall W. Mason Honored With Special Tony Award for Lifetime Achievement

Sheldon Harnick & Marshall W. Mason Honored With Special Tony Award for Lifetime Achievement

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. The honor will be presented at the 70th Annual Tony Awards on June 12 at the Beacon Theatre.

Harnick has won a Pulitzer Prize, two Tony Awards, two Grammy Awards, two New ...

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Tony Eligibility Rulings: School of Rock, The Color Purple & More

Tony Eligibility Rulings: School of Rock, The Color Purple & More

The Tony Awards Administration Committee met today for the third time this season to determine the eligibility of 11 Great White Way productions for the 2016 Tony Awards. The committee will meet a total of four times throughout the 2015-2016 season to decide the eligibility for Broadway's biggest night.

The productions discussed were School of Rock, The Color Purple, Fiddler ...

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Tony Awards Administration Committee Weighs in On Eligibility for On Your Feet!, China Doll & More

The Tony Awards Administration Committee met today for the second time this season to determine the eligibility of six Broadway productions for the 2016 Tony Awards. The committee will meet a total of four times (twice more) throughout the 2015-2016 season to decide the eligibility for the 70th Annual Tony Awards, which will take place on June 12, 2016 at ...

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Mark Your Calendars! Official Tony Awards Events Schedule Set

Time to ink some dates in your calendars! After a couple of switcheroos, here's a roundup of all the official Tony Awards events for the 2015-16 season. Of course, everything leads up to the 70th annual ceremony on June 12, which this year will be broadcast live on CBS from the Beacon Theatre.

Thursday, April 28
Official cut-off for 2015-16 ...

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After Radio City Shakeup, Venue Set for 2016 Tony Awards; Date Pushed Back

As previously speculated, the 70th annual Tony Awards will be held at the Beacon Theatre. However, Broadway fans will have to wait a week longer than usual to see who picks up the spinning medallions. The ceremony will now take place on June 12, 2016, as opposed to the previously announced June 5.

The ceremony’s typical venue of choice, Radio ...

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Tony Awards Administration Committee Rules on Hamilton, Spring Awakening, Sylvia & More

The Tony Awards Administration Committee met today for the first time this season to determine the eligibility of 10 Broadway productions for the 2016 Tony Awards. The committee will meet a total of four times throughout the 2015-2016 season to decide the eligibility for the 70th Annual Tony Awards, which will take place on June 5, 2016.

The productions discussed ...

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