Tony Walton Biography

Date of Birth: October 24, 1934 (81)
Birth Place: Walton-on-Thames, Surrey, ENGLAND
Gender: Male

Tony Walton is a director and designer, honored with 16 Tony Award nominations for his Broadway sets and/or costumes. Pippin, House of Blue Leaves and Guys and Dolls won him Tonys. Among his 20 films, Mary Poppins, The Boy Friend, The Wiz and Murder on the Orient Express earned him five Academy Award nominations. All That Jazz won him the Oscar and "Death of a Salesman" the Emmy. Previous designs for the world of Dickens include those for ten years of annual presentations of A Christmas Carol at Madison Square Garden. In 1991 he was elected to the Theatre Hall of Fame.

Tony Walton Awards and Nominations

(winners are in red)

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2000 - Outstanding Set Design - Play
Tony Walton, Uncle Vanya
 
Tony Awards - 2000 - Best Scenic Design
Tony Walton, Uncle Vanya
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1997 - Outstanding Set Design - Musical
Tony Walton, Steel Pier
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 1997 - Best Set Design
Tony Walton, Steel Pier
 
Tony Awards - 1997 - Best Scenic Design
Tony Walton, Steel Pier
 
The Lortels - 1996 - Outstanding Scenic Design
Tony Walton, A Fair Country
 
The Hewes Awards - 1994 - Scenic Design
Tony Walton, She Loves Me
 
Tony Awards - 1994 - Best Scenic Design
Tony Walton, She Loves Me
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1992 - Outstanding Set Design
Tony Walton, Guys and Dolls
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 1992 - Best Set, Costume and Lighting Design
Tony Walton, Four Baboons Adoring the Sun
 
Tony Awards - 1992 - Best Scenic Design
Tony Walton, Guys and Dolls
 
Tony Awards - 1991 - Best Revival
Tony Walton, The Will Rogers Follies
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1989 - Outstanding Set Design
Tony Walton, Grand Hotel
Tony Walton, Lend Me a Tenor
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 1989 - Best Set Design
Tony Walton, Lend Me a Tenor
 
Tony Awards - 1988 - Best Costume Design
Tony Walton , Anything Goes
 
Tony Awards - 1988 - Best Scenic Design
Tony Walton , Anything Goes
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1987 - Outstanding Costume Design
Tony Walton, Anything Goes
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1987 - Outstanding Set Design
Tony Walton, Anything Goes
 
Tony Awards - 1987 - Best Scenic Design
Tony Walton, The Front Page
 
The Hewes Awards - 1986 - Scenic Design
Tony Walton, The House Of Blue Leaves
 
Tony Awards - 1986 - Best Scenic Design
Tony Walton , The House of Blue Leaves
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1984 - Outstanding Set Design
Tony Walton, The Real Thing
 
Tony Awards - 1984 - Best Scenic Design
Tony Walton, The Real Thing
Tony Walton, A Day in Hollywood/A Night in the Ukraine
Tony Walton , Chicago
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1973 - Outstanding Set Design
Tony Walton, Pippin
Tony Walton, Shelter
 
Tony Awards - 1973 - Best Scenic Design
Tony Walton, Pippin
 
Tony Awards - 1967 - Best Costume Design
Tony Walton, The Apple Tree

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