Tony Awards 2012

Tony Awards 2012

66th Tony Awards
Date June 10, 2012
Venue Beacon Theatre
Host Neil Patrick Harris
TV in the United States
Network CBS

List of Tony Awards 2012 Nominations

Best Play

  • Clybourne Park - Winner
  • Other Desert Cities
  • Peter and the Starcatcher
  • Venus in Fur

Best Musical

  • Leap of Faith
  • Newsies
  • Nice Work If You Can Get It
  • Once - Winner

Best Revival of a Play

  • Arthur Miller’s Death of a Salesman - Winner
  • Gore Vidal’s The Best Man
  • Master Class
  • Wit

Best Revival of a Musical

  • Evita
  • Follies
  • Porgy and Bess
  • Jesus Christ Superstar

Best Performance by a Leading Actor in a Play

  • James Corden - Winner
  • Philip Seymour Hoffman, 
  • James Earl Jones, 
  • Frank Langella, 
  • John Lithgow, 

Best Performance by a Leading Actress in a Play

  • Nina Arianda - Winner
  • Tracie Bennett, 
  • Stockard Channing, 
  • Linda Lavin, 
  • Cynthia Nixon, 

Best Performance by a Leading Actor in a Musical

  • Danny Burstein, 
  • Jeremy Jordan, 
  • Steve Kazee - Winner 
  • Norm Lewis, 
  • Ron Raines, 

Best Performance by a Leading Actress in a Musical

  • Jan Maxwell, 
  • Audra McDonald - Winner
  • Cristin Milioti,
  • Kelli O’Hara, 
  • Laura Osnes, 

Best Performance by a Featured Actor in a Play

  • Christian Borle - Winner
  • Michael Cumpsty, 
  • Tom Edden, 
  • Andrew Garfield, 
  • Jeremy Shamos, 

Best Performance by a Featured Actress in a Play

  • Linda Emond, 
  • Spencer Kayden, 
  • Celia Keenan-Bolger, 
  • Judith Light -Winner
  • Condola Rashad, 

Best Performance by a Featured Actor in a Musical

  • Phillip Boykin, 
  • Michael Cerveris, 
  • David Alan Grier, 
  • Michael McGrath - Winner
  • Josh Young, 

Best Performance by a Featured Actress in a Musical

  • Elizabeth A. Davis,
  • Jayne Houdyshell,
  • Judy Kaye- Winner
  • Jessie Mueller, 
  • Da’Vine Joy Randolph, 

Best Book of a Musical

  • Lysistrata Jones,
  • Newsies, 
  • Nice Work If You Can Get It, 
  • Once, Enda Walsh - Winner

Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre

  • Bonnie & Clyde, Music: Frank Wildhorn, Lyrics: Don Black
  • Newsies, Music: Alan Menken, Lyrics: Jack Feldman - Winner
  • One Man, Two Guvnors, Music & Lyrics Grant Olding
  • Peter and the Starcatcher, Music: Wayne Barker, Lyrics: Rick Elice

Best Scenic Design of a Play

  • John Lee Beatty
  • Daniel Ostling, 
  • Mark Thompson, 
  • Donyale Werle - Winner 

Best Scenic Design of a Musical

  • Bob Crowley - Winner
  • Rob Howell and Jon Driscoll,
  • Tobin Ost and Sven Ortel, 
  • George Tsypin, 

Best Costume Design of a Play

  • William Ivey Long, 
  • Paul Tazewell, 
  • Mark Thompson, 
  • Paloma Young - Winner

Best Costume Design of a Musical

  • Gregg Barnes - Winner
  • ESosa, 
  • Eiko Ishioka, 
  • Martin Pakledinaz, 

Best Lighting Design of a Play

  • Jeff Croiter - Winner
  • Peter Kaczorowski, 
  • Brian MacDevitt, 
  • Kenneth Posner, 

Best Lighting Design of a Musical

  • Christopher Akerlind, 
  • Natasha Katz - Winner
  • Natasha Katz, 
  • Hugh Vanstone, 

Best Sound Design of a Play

  • Paul Arditti, 
  • Scott Lehrer, 
  • Gareth Owen, 
  • Darron L. West - Winner

Best Sound Design of a Musical

  • Acme Sound Partners, 
  • Clive Goodwin - Winner
  • Kai Harada,
  • Brian Ronan, 

Best Direction of a Play

  • Nicholas Hytner, 
  • Pam MacKinnon, 
  • Mike Nichols - Winner
  • Roger Rees and Alex Timbers,

Best Direction of a Musical

  • Jeff Calhoun, 
  • Kathleen Marshall, 
  • Diane Paulus, 
  • John Tiffany - Winner

Best Choreography

  • Rob Ashford, 
  • Christopher Gattelli - Winner
  • Steven Hoggett, 
  • Kathleen Marshall, 

Best Orchestrations

  • William David Brohn and Christopher Jahnke, 
  • Bill Elliott, 
  • Martin Lowe - Winner
  • Danny Troob