Tony Awards 2020: List of nominees by category

Tony Awards 2020: List of nominees by category


Nominations for Broadway’s top prize were announced Thursday. “Jagged Little Pill,” inspired by Alanis Morissette’s 1995 album of the same name, led with 15 nods. In a sign of the Covid times and a reminder of the shortened stage season, Aaron Tveit for “Moulin Rouge,” was the only actor nominated for lead role in a musical.Organizers have yet to announce a format or new date for the ceremony, which was previously postponed from June.See the full list of nominees below.Best Musical”Jagged Little Pill””Moulin Rouge: The Musical””Tina: The Tina Turner Musical”Best Play”Grand Horizons””The Inheritance””Sea Wall: A Life””Slave Play”Best Revival of a Play”Betrayal””Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune””A Soldier’s Play”Best Book of a Musical”Jagged Little Pill”Diablo Cody”Moulin Rouge! The Musical”John Logan”Tina — The Tina Turner Musical”Katori Hall, Frank Ketelaar and Kees PrinsBest Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre”A Christmas Carol”Music: Christopher Nightingale”The Inheritance”Music: Paul Englishby”The Rose Tattoo”Music: Fitz Patton and Jason Michael Webb”Slave Play”Music: Lindsay Jones”The Sound Inside”Music: Daniel KlugerBest Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a PlayIan Barford, “Linda Vista”Andrew Burnap, “The Inheritance”Jake Gyllenhaal, “Sea Wall/A Life”Tom Hiddleston, “Betrayal”Tom Sturridge, “Sea Wall/A Life”Blair Underwood, “A Soldier’s Play”Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a PlayJoaquina Kalukango, “Slave Play”Laura Linney, “My Name is Lucy Barton”Audra McDonald, “Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune”Mary-Louise Parker, “The Sound Inside”Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a MusicalAaron Tveit, “Moulin Rouge! The Musical”Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a MusicalKaren Olivo, “Moulin Rouge! The Musical”Elizabeth Stanley, “Jagged Little Pill”Adrienne Warren, “Tina — The Tina Turner Musical”Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a PlayAto Blankson-Wood, “Slave Play”James Cusati-Moyer, “Slave Play”David Alan Grier, “A Soldier’s Play”John Benjamin Hickey, “The Inheritance”Paul Hilton, “The Inheritance”Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a PlayJane Alexander, “Grand Horizons”Chalia La Tour, “Slave Play”Annie McNamara, “Slave Play”Lois Smith, “The Inheritance”Cora Vander Broek, “Linda Vista”Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a MusicalDanny Burstein, “Moulin Rouge! The Musical”Derek Klena, “Jagged Little Pill”Sean Allan Krill, “Jagged Little Pill”Sahr Ngaujah, “Moulin Rouge! The Musical”Daniel J. Watts, “Tina — The Tina Turner Musical”Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a MusicalKathryn Gallagher, “Jagged Little Pill”Celia Rose Gooding, “Jagged Little Pill”Robyn Hurder, “Moulin Rouge! The Musical”Lauren Patten, “Jagged Little Pill”Myra Lucretia Taylor, “Tina — The Tina Turner Musical”Best Scenic Design of a PlayBob Crowley, “The Inheritance”Soutra Gilmour, “Betrayal”Rob Howell, “A Christmas Carol”Derek McLane, “A Soldier’s Play”Clint Ramos, “Slave Play”Best Scenic Design of a MusicalRiccardo Hernández and Lucy Mackinnon, “Jagged Little Pill”Derek McLane, “Moulin Rouge! The Musical”Mark Thompson and Jeff Sugg, “Tina — The Tina Turner Musical”Best Costume Design of a PlayDede Ayite, “Slave Play”Dede Ayite, “A Soldier’s Play”Bob Crowley, “The Inheritance”Rob Howell, “A Christmas Carol”Clint Ramos, “The Rose Tattoo”Best Costume Design of a MusicalEmily Rebholz, “Jagged Little Pill”Mark Thompson, “Tina — The Tina Turner Musical”Catherine Zuber, “Moulin Rouge! The Musical”Best Lighting Design of a PlayJiyoun Chang, “Slave Play”Jon Clark, “The Inheritance”Heather Gilbert, “The Sound Inside”Allen Lee Hughes, “A Soldier’s Play”Hugh Vanstone, “A Christmas Carol”Best Lighting Design of a MusicalBruno Poet, “Tina — The Tina Turner Musical”Justin Townsend, “Jagged Little Pill”Justin Townsend, “Moulin Rouge! The Musical”Best Sound Design of a PlayPaul Arditti & Christopher Reid, “The Inheritance”Simon Baker, “A Christmas Carol”Lindsay Jones, “Slave Play”Daniel Kluger, “Sea Wall/A Life”Daniel Kluger, “The Sound Inside”Best Sound Design of a MusicalJonathan Deans, “Jagged Little Pill”Peter Hylenski, “Moulin Rouge! The Musical”Nevin Steinberg, “Tina — The Tina Turner Musical”Best Direction of a PlayDavid Cromer, “The Sound Inside”Stephen Daldry, “The Inheritance”Kenny Leon, “A Soldier’s Play”Jamie Lloyd, “Betrayal”Robert O’Hara, “Slave Play”Best Direction of a MusicalPhyllida Lloyd, “Tina — The Tina Turner Musical”Diane Paulus, “Jagged Little Pill”Alex Timbers, “Moulin Rouge! The Musical”Best ChoreographySidi Larbi Cherkaoui, “Jagged Little Pill”Sonya Tayeh, “Moulin Rouge! The Musical”Anthony Van Laast, “Tina — The Tina Turner Musical”Best OrchestrationsTom Kitt, “Jagged Little Pill”Katie Kresek, Charlie Rosen, Matt Stine and Justin Levine, “Moulin Rouge! The Musical”Ethan Popp, “Tina — The Tina Turner Musical”

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