Congratulations NYU Alumni Tony Award Honorees

The 74th Annual Tony Awards ceremony is currently postponed, but we still have reason to cheer the biggest Broadway celebration of the year. Grab your Playbills and join us in congratulating the many NYU alumni who received 2020 Tony Award nominations!

Wondering when to tune in this fall? Though it isn’t showtime yet, you can visit the Tony Awards website for the latest news and updates.

Best Musical

  • Hunter Arnold (STERN '13), Producer, Moulin Rouge! The Musical
  • Wendy Federman (STERN '79), Producer, Tina - The Tina Turner Musical
  • Sean Patrick Flahaven (TSOA ’97, Tisch Faculty), Producer, Jagged Little Pill 
  • Bellanca Smigel Rutter (GAL '80), Producer, Jagged Little Pill

Best Play

  • Hunter Arnold (STERN '13), Producer, The Inheritance
  • Kayla Greenspan (STEINHARDT '12), Producer, The Inheritance
  • Tom Kirdahy (WSC '85, LAW '88), Producer, The Inheritance
  • Mark Lee (TSOA '84), Producer, The Inheritance
  • Carole Rothman (TSOA '72), Producer, Grand Horizons
  • Mark Wilf (LAW '87), Producer, Sea Wall/A Life
  • Adam Zell (TSOA '16), Producer, The Inheritance, Slave Play

Best Revival of a Play

  • Hunter Arnold (STERN '13), Producer, Betrayal, Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune
  • Ken Davenport (TSOA '94), Producer, Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune 
  • Tom Kirdahy (WSC '85, LAW '88), Producer, Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune
  • John Paterakis (SPS '09), Producer, Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune

Best Costume Design of a Play

  • Clint Ramos (TSOA '97, Tisch Faculty), Costume Designer, The Rose Tattoo

Best Lighting Design of a Play

  • Allen Lee Hughes (TSOA '79, Tisch Faculty), Lighting Designer, A Soldier's Play

Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play

  • Ato Blankson-Wood (TSOA '06), Slave Play

Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical

  • Lauren Patten (TSOA), Jagged Little Pill

There are so many amazing alumni stealing the show, sometimes it's hard to keep track! Did we miss someone? Please let us know! Send an email to alumni.info@nyu.edu.