Tony Awards

74th Annual Tony Awards Will Go Digital This Fall 2020

It has finally been announced that the Tony Awards from the 2019-20 season will officially be presented digitally this fall. Click here for a full list of eligible shows.

A date and a platform for the awards ceremony will be announced soon. The Tony Awards are presented by The Broadway League and the American Theatre Wing.

Charlotte St. Martin, President of the Broadway League, and Heather Hitchens, President & CEO of the American Theatre Wing said, “Though unprecedented events cut the Broadway season short, it was a year full of extraordinary work that deserves to be recognized. We are thrilled not only to have found a way to properly celebrate our artists’ incredible achievements this season but also to be able to uplift the entire theatre community and show the world what makes our Broadway family so special at this difficult time. The show must go on, no matter what – and it will.”

The 74th Annual Tony Awards were initially scheduled to take place on June 7, 2020, and was postponed due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

Stay tuned for more information on the 2020 Tony Awards.

The Antoinette Perry “Tony” Award, which was founded by the American Theatre Wing in 1947, is bestowed annually on theatre professionals for distinguished achievement on Broadway. The Tony is one of the most coveted awards in the entertainment industry and the annual telecast – the night America watches Broadway – is considered one of the most prestigious programs on television.

The American Theatre Wing’s Tony Awards are presented by The Broadway League and the American Theatre Wing. At The Broadway League, Thomas Schumacher is Chairman, and Charlotte St. Martin is President. At the American Theatre Wing, David Henry Hwang is Chair and Heather A. Hitchens is President & CEO.