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1996 Tony Award Winners - Browse by Year

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Actor (Musical) Nathan Lane A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
Actor (Musical) Savion Glover Bring in 'da Noise/Bring in 'da Funk
Actor (Musical) Adam Pascal Rent
Actor (Musical) Lou Diamond Phillips The King and I
Actor (Play) George Grizzard A Delicate Balance
Actor (Play) Philip Bosco Moon Over Buffalo
Actor (Play) George C. Scott Inherit the Wind
Actor (Play) Martin Shaw An Ideal Husband
Actress (Musical) Donna Murphy The King and I
Actress (Musical) Julie Andrews Victor/Victoria
Actress (Musical) Crista Moore Big--The Musical
Actress (Musical) Daphne Rubin-Vega Rent
Actress (Play) Zoe Caldwell Master Class
Actress (Play) Carol Burnett Moon Over Buffalo
Actress (Play) Rosemary Harris A Delicate Balance
Actress (Play) Elaine Stritch A Delicate Balance
Book (Musical) Jonathan Larson Rent
Book (Musical) John Weidman Big--The Musical
Book (Musical) Reg E. Gaines Bring in 'da Noise/Bring in 'da Funk
Book (Musical) Graciela Daniele, Jim Lewis and Michael John LaChiusa Chronicle of a Death Foretold
Choreographer Savion Glover Bring in 'da Noise/Bring in 'da Funk
Choreographer Graciela Daniele Chronicle of a Death Foretold
Choreographer Susan Stroman Big--The Musical
Choreographer Marlies Yearby Rent
Costume Designer Roger Kirk The King and I
Costume Designer Jane Greenwood A Delicate Balance
Costume Designer Allison Reeds Buried Child
Costume Designer Paul Tazewell Bring in 'da Noise/Bring in 'da Funk
Director (Musical) George C. Wolfe Bring in 'da Noise/Bring in 'da Funk
Director (Musical) Michael Greif Rent
Director (Musical) Christopher Renshaw The King and I
Director (Musical) Jerry Zaks A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
Director (Play) Gerald Gutierrez A Delicate Balance
Director (Play) Peter Hall An Ideal Husband
Director (Play) Lloyd Richards Seven Guitars
Director (Play) Gary Sinise Buried Child
Featured Actor (Musical) Wilson Jermaine Heredia Rent
Featured Actor (Musical) Lewis J. Stadlen A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
Featured Actor (Musical) Brett Tabisel Big--The Musical
Featured Actor (Musical) Scott Wise State Fair
Featured Actor (Play) Ruben Santiago-Hudson Seven Guitars
Featured Actor (Play) James Gammon Buried Child
Featured Actor (Play) Roger Robinson Seven Guitars
Featured Actor (Play) Reg Rogers Holiday
Featured Actress (Musical) Ann Duquesnay Bring in 'da Noise/Bring in 'da Funk
Featured Actress (Musical) Joohee Choi The King and I
Featured Actress (Musical) Veanne Cox Company
Featured Actress (Musical) Idina Menzel Rent
Featured Actress (Play) Audra McDonald Master Class
Featured Actress (Play) Viola Davis Seven Guitars
Featured Actress (Play) Michele Shay Seven Guitars
Featured Actress (Play) Lois Smith Buried Child
Lighting Designer Jules Fisher and Peggy Eisenhauer Bring in 'da Noise/Bring in 'da Funk
Lighting Designer Christopher Akerlind Seven Guitars
Lighting Designer Blake Burba Rent
Lighting Designer Nigel Levings The King and I
Musical Rent

Produced by Jeffrey Seller, Kevin McCollum, Allan S. Gordon, The New York Theatre Workshop

Musical Bring in 'da Noise/Bring in 'da Funk

Produced by The Joseph Papp Public Theater/New York Shakespeare Festival, George C. Wolfe, Joey Parnes

Musical Chronicle of a Death Foretold

Produced by Lincoln Center Theater, Andre Bishop, Bernard Gersten, INTAR Hispanic Arts Center

Musical Swinging on a Star

Produced by Richard Seader, Mary Burke Kramer, Paul B. Berkowsky, Angels of the Arts

Play Master Class

By Terrence McNally. Produced by Robert Whitehead, Lewis Allen, Spring Sirkin.

Play Buried Child

By Sam Shepard. Produced by Frederick Zollo, Nicholas Paleologos, Jane Harmon, Nina Kenneally, Gary Sinise, Edwin Schloss, Liz Oliver.

Play Racing Demon

By David Hare. Produced by Lincoln Center Theater, Andre Bishop, Bernard Gersten.

Play Seven Guitars

By August Wilson. Produced by Sageworks, Benjamin Mordecai, Center Theatre Group/Ahmanson Theatre, Gordon Davidson, Herb Alpert/Margo Lion, Scott Rudin/Paramount Pictures, Jujamcyn Theaters....

Regional Theatre Award Alley Theatre of Houston
Revival (Musical) The King and I

Produced by Dodger Productions, The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, James M. Nederlander, Perseus Productions, John Frost, The Adelaide Festival Centre, The Rodgers and Hammerstein...

Revival (Musical) A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum

Produced by Jujamcyn Theaters, Scott Rudin/Paramount Pictures, The Viertel-Baruch-Frankel Group, Roger Berlind, Dodger Productions

Revival (Musical) Company

Produced by Roundabout Theatre Company, Todd Haimes, Ellen Richard

Revival (Musical) Hello, Dolly!

Produced by Manny Kladitis, Magic Promotions and Theatricals, Pace Theatrical Group, Inc., Jon B. Platt

Revival (Play) A Delicate Balance

Produced by Lincoln Center Theater, Andre Bishop, Bernard Gersten

Revival (Play) A Midsummer Night's Dream

Produced by Terry Allen Kramer, James L. Nederlander, Carole Shorenstein Hays, The John F. Kennedy Center for thePerforming Arts, Elizabeth Ireland McCann, The Royal Shakespeare Company

Revival (Play) An Ideal Husband

Produced by Bill Kenwright

Revival (Play) Inherit the Wind

National Actors Theatre, Tony Randall

Scenic Designer Brian Thomson The King and I
Scenic Designer John Lee Beatty A Delicate Balance
Scenic Designer Scott Bradley Seven Guitars
Scenic Designer Anthony Ward A Midsummer Night's Dream
Score Music and Lyrics by Jonathan Larson. Rent
Score Music by David Shire/Lyrics by Richard Maltby Jr. Big--The Musical
Score Music by Daryl Waters, Zane Mark and Ann Duquesnay/Lyrics by Reg E. Gaines, George C. Wolfe and Ann Duquesnay. Bring in 'da Noise/Bring in 'da Funk
Score Music by Richard Rodgers/Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II State Fair

(only the songs Driving at Night, You Never Had It So Good, When I Go Out Walking With My Baby and Boys and Girls Like You and Me are eligible for Tony Award consideration.)