What actor has the most Tony Awards?

Harold Prince
Individuals. Wins: Harold Prince has won 21 Tony Awards, more than anyone else, including eight for Best Direction of a Musical, eight for Best Musical, two for Best Producer of a Musical, and three special Tony Awards.

What musicals were nominated for a Tony?

Moulin Rouge! The Musical
Tina – The Tina Turner MusicalJagged Little Pill
Tony Award for Best Musical/Nominees

Was there a 2020 Tony Awards?

The 2020 Tony Awards will be broadcast 7:00 PM ET/4:00 PM PT live from the Winter Garden Theatre exclusively on Paramount+. After the ceremony, The Tony Awards Present: Broadway’s Back concert will then be available to watch on Paramount+, as well as the CBS television network and app.

What is the longest running Broadway musical in history?

The Phantom of the Opera
The Phantom of the Opera The longest-running show in Broadway history officially opened on January 26, 1988 and is still playing at the Majestic The Andrew Lloyd Webber musical won 7 1988 Tony Awards® including Best Musical.

Has a child ever won an Oscar?

As of 2021, a total of three minors (including Duke) have won Oscars, all in the Best Supporting Actress category. The other two are Tatum O’Neal, who was 10, for Paper Moon (1973), and Anna Paquin, who was 11, for The Piano (1993). As of 2021 O’Neal remains the youngest person to win a competitive Academy Award.

What is the longest-running Broadway musical in history?

What musicals were nominated for Best Musical 2020?


  • Grand Horizons – Bess Wohl.
  • The Inheritance – Matthew Lopez.
  • Sea Wall/A Life – Simon Stephens and Nick Payne.
  • Slave Play – Jeremy O. Harris.
  • The Sound Inside – Adam Rapp.

Who has achieved Egot?

Winners of all four awards

Name Emmy Oscar
Andrew Lloyd Webber 2018 1997
Tim Rice 2018 1993
John Legend 2018 2015
Alan Menken 2020 1990

Are the Tony’s happening?

The 74th Annual Tony Awards will be held on September 26, 2021, to recognize achievement in Broadway productions during the 2019–20 season. After being delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic in New York City, the ceremony was rescheduled to occur on September 26, 2021 at the Winter Garden Theatre.

What is the most famous musical?

Broadway revenue (since 1982)

Rank Musical Original production
Debut year
1 The Lion King 1997
2 Wicked 2003
3 The Phantom of the Opera 1988

What is the best Broadway show of all time?

The top 5 Broadway shows with the most performances of all time:

  • The Phantom of the Opera – 12,830 performances.
  • Chicago – 9,155 performances.
  • The Lion King – 8,759 performances.
  • Cats – 7,485 performances.
  • Les Misérables – 6,680 performances.

Who is the youngest person to win a Tony?

Children and Art The youngest performer to win a Tony Award was Frankie Michaels, who was honored in 1966 for his work in Mame, shortly after he turned 11. The youngest actress is Daisy Eagan, who was 11 when she won for The Secret Garden in 1991.

What are the Tony Awards for on Broadway?

The Tony Awards, a.k.a. the Antoinette Perry Awards for Excellence in Theatre, recognize achievement in Broadway theater. Only plays and musicals produced in one of the 41 officially recognized Broadway venues are eligible for Tony Awards. The awards are co-presented by the American Theatre Wing and the Broadway League in New York City.

When did the American Theatre Wing start the Tony Awards?

The American Theatre Wing’s Tony Awards® got their start in 1947 when the Wing established an awards program to celebrate excellence in the theatre.

How did the Tony Awards get its name?

Named for Antoinette Perry, an actress, director, producer, and the dynamic wartime leader of the American Theatre Wing who had recently passed away, the Tony Awards made their official debut at a dinner in the Grand Ballroom of the Waldorf Astoria hotel on Easter Sunday, April 6, 1947.

Where was the 1966 Tony Awards ceremony held?

In spite of the untimely death of Helen Menken, then chairwoman of the Wing, the 1966 Tony Awards were presented at the Rainbow Room. The ceremony was subdued and, for the first and only time, held in the afternoon without entertainment. The following year the Tony ceremony was once again a gala affair, but with a key difference.