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Tony Award Nominations Announced for 2006

- Backstage with the Playwrights

2006 Tony Award Nominations
(2006 Tony Awards Website)
(See Tony Awards 60-Year Window Card Exhibit)
(See Reviews of Tony Awards 2005)
Presented by the
League of American Theatres and Producers
(League Website)
And the
American Theatre Wing
(Theatre Wing Website)
Press: PMK/HBH
Shawn Purdy/Allen Eichhorn/Shea Martin, 212.582.1111



Dr. Roberta E. Zlokower
May 16, 2006


(See 2006 Tony Award Nominees in all Categories)

The Nominations for the 60th Annual Antoinette Perry “Tony” Awards were announced at the New York Library for the Performing Arts, NYC, at a reception hosted by IBM. Past Tony Winners, Phylicia Rashad, Natasha Richardson and Liev Schreiber announced the winners, live on The Early Show, with Harry Smith, on CBS television. Twenty three theatre professionals, appointed by the Tony Awards Administration Committee, selected the nominees. The 2006 Tony Awards are presented by the League of American Theatres and Producers and the American Theatre Wing. Gerald Schoenfeld is Chairman of the League, and Jed Bernstein is President. Doug Leeds is President at the Wing, Howard Sherman is Executive Director, and Sondra Gilman is Chairman. The 2006 Tony Awards will be broadcast live from Radio City Music Hall on CBS, Sunday, June 11, from 8:00 PM to 11:00 PM.



Natasha Richardson Announces Tony Nominees
(See Natasha Richardson Broadway Review)
Photo courtesy of Roberta Zlokower



Liev Schreiber Announces Tony Nominees
(See Liev Schreiber Broadway Review)
Photo courtesy of Roberta Zlokower



Phylicia Rashad Announces Tony Nominees
Photo courtesy of Roberta Zlokower



Jed Bernstein, Doug Leeds, and Sondra Gilman
Photo courtesy of Roberta Zlokower



Jed Bernstein, League of American Theatres and Producers
Photo courtesy of Roberta Zlokower



Natasha Richardson, Liev Schreiber, Phylicia Rashad
Photo courtesy of Roberta Zlokower




For more information, contact Dr. Roberta E. Zlokower at zlokower@bestweb.net