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Actor (Musical) George Rose My Fair Lady
Actor (Musical) Mako Pacific Overtures
Actor (Musical) Jerry Orbach Chicago
Actor (Musical) Ian Richardson My Fair Lady
Actor (Play) John Wood Travesties
Actor (Play) Moses Gunn The Poison Tree
Actor (Play) George C. Scott Death of a Salesman
Actor (Play) Donald Sinden Habeas Corpus
Actress (Musical) Donna McKechnie A Chorus Line
Actress (Musical) Vivian Reed Bubbling Brown Sugar
Actress (Musical) Chita Rivera Chicago
Actress (Musical) Gwen Verdon Chicago
Actress (Play) Irene Worth Sweet Bird of Youth
Actress (Play) Tovah Feldshuh Yentl
Actress (Play) Rosemary Harris The Royal Family
Actress (Play) Lynn Redgrave Mrs. Warren's Profession
Book (Musical) James Kirkwood and Nicholas Dante A Chorus Line
Book (Musical) Fred Ebb and Bob Fosse Chicago
Book (Musical) John Weidman Pacific Overtures
Book (Musical) Alfred Uhry The Robber Bridegroom
Choreographer Michael Bennett and Bob Avian A Chorus Line
Choreographer Patricia Birch Pacific Overtures
Choreographer Bob Fosse Chicago
Choreographer Billy Wilson Bubbling Brown Sugar
Costume Designer Florence Klotz Pacific Overtures
Costume Designer Theoni V. Aldredge A Chorus Line
Costume Designer Ann Roth The Royal Family
Costume Designer Patricia Zipprodt Chicago
Director (Musical) Michael Bennett A Chorus Line
Director (Musical) Bob Fosse Chicago
Director (Musical) Bill Gile Very Good Eddie
Director (Musical) Harold Prince Pacific Overtures
Director (Play) Ellis Rabb The Royal Family
Director (Play) Arvin Brown Ah, Wilderness!
Director (Play) Marshall W. Mason Knock Knock
Director (Play) Peter Wood Travesties
Featured Actor (Musical) Sammy Williams A Chorus Line
Featured Actor (Musical) Robert LuPone A Chorus Line
Featured Actor (Musical) Charles Repole Very Good Eddie
Featured Actor (Musical) Isao Sato Pacific Overtures
Featured Actor (Play) Edward Herrmann Mrs. Warren's Profession
Featured Actor (Play) Barry Bostwick They Knew What They Wanted
Featured Actor (Play) Gabriel Dell Lamppost Reunion
Featured Actor (Play) Daniel Seltzer Knock Knock
Featured Actress (Musical) Carole Bishop A Chorus Line
Featured Actress (Musical) Priscilla Lopez A Chorus Line
Featured Actress (Musical) Patti LuPone The Robber Bridegroom
Featured Actress (Musical) Virginia Seidel Very Good Eddie
Featured Actress (Play) Shirley Knight Kennedy's Children
Featured Actress (Play) Mary Beth Hurt Trelawney of the 'Wells'
Featured Actress (Play) Lois Nettleton They Knew What They Wanted
Featured Actress (Play) Meryl Streep 27 Wagons Full of Cotton
Lifetime Achievement in the Theatre George Abbott

Lawrence Langner Award

Lighting Designer Tharon Musser A Chorus Line
Lighting Designer Ian Calderon Trelawney of the 'Wells'
Lighting Designer Jules Fisher Chicago
Lighting Designer Tharon Musser Pacific Overtures
Musical A Chorus Line

Produced by Joseph Papp, New York Shakespeare Festival

Musical Bubbling Brown Sugar

Produced by J. Lloyd Grant, Richard Bell, Robert M. Cooper, and Ashton Springer in association with Moe Septee, Inc.

Musical Chicago

Produced by Robert Fryer and James Cresson

Musical Pacific Overtures

Produced by Harold Prince in association with Ruth Mitchell

Play Travesties

By Tom Stoppard. Produced by David Merrick, Doris Cole Abrahams, and Burry Fredrik in association with S. Spencer Davids and Eddie Kulukundis.

Play The First Breeze of Summer

By Leslie Lee. Produced by Negro Ensemble Co., Inc.

Play Knock Knock

By Jules Feiffer. Produced by Harry Rigby and Terry Allen Kramer.

Play Lamppost Reunion

By Louis La Russo II. Produced by Joe Garofalo.

Regional Theatre Award The Arena Stage, Washington, D.C.

This award takes note of the company's balanced program of distinguished revivals and a broad spectrum of new works and American premieres of important foreign plays.

Scenic Designer Boris Aronson Pacific Overtures
Scenic Designer Ben Edwards A Matter of Gravity
Scenic Designer David Mitchell Trelawney of the 'Wells'
Scenic Designer Tony Walton Chicago
Score Music by Marvin Hamlisch, lyrics by Edward Kleban A Chorus Line
Score Music by John Kander, lyrics by Fred Ebb Chicago
Score Music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim Pacific Overtures
Score Music and lyrics by Scott Joplin Treemonisha
Special Tony Awards Mathilde Pincus

For outstanding service to the Broadway musical theatre

Special Tony Awards Thomas H. Fitzgerald

To the gifted lighting technician of countless Broadway shows and many Tony telecasts. (Posthumous)

Special Tony Awards Circle in the Square

For twenty-five continuous years of quality productions

Special Tony Awards Richard Burton


Mothers and Sons
The New Conservatory Theatre Center
(Runs 3/4 - 4/3)
Cabaret in San FranciscoCabaret
Golden Gate Theatre
(Runs 6/21 - 7/17)
Kismet in San FranciscoKismet
Spreckels Performing Arts Center
(Runs 2/12 - 2/28)
Berkeley Repertory Theatre
(Runs 2/19 - 4/3)
Dirty Dancing in San FranciscoDirty Dancing
Golden Gate Theatre
(Runs 2/23 - 3/20)