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1948 Grace Hartman Angel in the Wings
1949 Nanette Fabray Love Life
1950 Mary Martin South Pacific
1951 Ethel Merman Call Me Madam
1952 Gertrude Lawrence The King and I
1953 Rosalind Russell Wonderful Town
1954 Dolores Gray Carnival in Flanders
1955 Mary Martin Peter Pan
1956 Gwen Verdon Damn Yankees
1956 Carol Channing The Vamp
1956 Nancy Walker Phoenix '55
1957 Judy Holliday Bells Are Ringing
1957 Julie Andrews My Fair Lady
1957 Ethel Merman Happy Hunting
1958 Thelma Ritter New Girl In Town


1958 Gwen Verdon New Girl In Town


1958 Lena Horne Jamaica
1958 Beatrice Lillie Ziegfeld Follies
1959 Gwen Verdon Redhead
1959 Miyoshi Umeki Flower Drum Song
1960 Mary Martin The Sound of Music
1960 Carol Burnett Once Upon a Mattress
1960 Dolores Gray Destry Rides Again
1960 Eileen Herlie Take Me Along
1960 Ethel Merman Gypsy
1961 Elizabeth Seal Irma La Douce
1961 Julie Andrews Camelot
1961 Carol Channing Show Girl
1961 Nancy Walker Do Re Mi
1962 Anna Maria Alberghetti Carnival


1962 Diahann Carroll No Strings


1962 Molly Picon Milk and Honey
1962 Elaine Stritch Sail Away
1963 Vivien Leigh Tovarich
1963 Georgia Brown Oliver!
1963 Nanette Fabray Mr. President
1963 Sally Ann Howes Brigadoon
1964 Carol Channing Hello, Dolly!
1964 Beatrice Lillie High Spirits
1964 Barbra Streisand Funny Girl
1964 Inga Swenson 110 in the Shade
1965 Liza Minnelli Flora, the Red Menace
1965 Elizabeth Allan Do I Hear a Waltz?
1965 Nancy Dussault Bajour
1965 Inga Swenson Baker Street
1966 Angela Lansbury Mame
1966 Babara Harris On a Clear Day You Can See Forever
1966 Julie Harris Skyscraper
1966 Gwen Verdon Sweet Charity
1967 Barbara Harris The Apple Tree
1967 Lotte Lenya Cabaret
1967 Mary Martin I Do! I Do!
1967 Louise Troy Walking Happy
1968 Patricia Routledge Darling of the Day


1968 Leslie Uggams Hallelujah, Baby!


1968 Melina Mercouri Ilya Darling
1968 Brenda Vaccaro How Now, Dow Jones
1969 Angela Lansbury Dear World
1969 Maria Karnilova Zorba
1969 Dorothy Loudon The Fig Leaves Are Falling
1969 Jill O'Hara Promises, Promises
1970 Lauren Bacall Applause
1970 Katharine Hepburn Coco
1970 Dilys Watling Georgy
1971 Helen Gallagher No, No, Nanette (Revival)
1971 Susan Browning Company
1971 Sandy Duncan The Boy Friend
1971 Elaine Stritch Company
1972 Alexis Smith Follies
1972 Jonelle Allen Two Gentlemen of Verona
1972 Dorothy Collins Follies
1972 Mildred Natwick 70, Girls, 70
1973 Glynis Johns A Little Night Music
1973 Leland Palmer Pippin
1973 Debbie Reynolds Irene
1973 Marcia Rodd Shelter
1974 Virginia Capers Raisin
1974 Carol Channing Lorelei
1974 Michele Lee Seesaw
1975 Angela Lansbury Gypsy
1975 Lola Falana Doctor Jazz
1975 Bernadette Peters Mack and Mabel
1975 Ann Reinking Goodtime Charley
1976 Donna McKechnie A Chorus Line
1976 Vivian Reed Bubbling Brown Sugar
1976 Chita Rivera Chicago
1976 Gwen Verdon Chicago
1977 Dorothy Loudon Annie
1977 Clamma Dale Porgy and Bess
1977 Ernestine Jackson Guys and Dolls
1977 Andrea McArdle Annie
1978 Liza Minnelli The Act
1978 Madeline Kahn On the Twentieth Century
1978 Eartha Kitt Timbuktoo!
1978 Frances Sternhagen Angel
1979 Angela Lansbury Sweeney Todd
1979 Tovah Feldshuh Sarava
1979 Dorothy Loudon Ballroom
1979 Alexis Smith Platinum
1980 Patti LuPone Evita
1980 Christine Andreas Oklahoma!
1980 Sandy Duncan Peter Pan
1980 Ann Miller Sugar Babies
1981 Lauren Bacall Woman of the Year
1981 Meg Bussert Brigadoon
1981 Chita Rivera Bring Back Birdie
1981 Linda Ronstadt The Pirates of Penzance
1982 Jennifer Holliday Dreamgirls
1982 Lisa Mordente Marlowe
1982 Mary Gordon Murray Little Me
1982 Sheryl Lee Ralph Dreamgirls
1983 Natalia Makarova On Your Toes
1983 Lonette McKee Show Boat
1983 Chita Rivera Merlin
1983 Twiggy My One and Only
1984 Chita Rivera The Rink
1984 Rhetta Hughes Amen Corner
1984 Liza Minnelli The Rink
1984 Bernadette Peters Sunday in the Park with George
1986 Bernadette Peters Song & Dance
1986 Debbie Allen Sweet Charity
1986 Cleo Laine The Mystery of Edwin Drood
1986 Chita Rivera Jerry's Girls
1987 Maryann Plunkett Me and My Girl
1987 Catherine Cox Oh Coward!
1987 Teresa Stratas Rags
1988 Joanna Gleason Into the Woods
1988 Alison Fraser Romance/Romance
1988 Judy Kuhn Chess
1988 Patti LuPone Anything Goes
1989 Ruth Brown Black and Blue
1989 Charlotte d'Amboise Jerome Robbins' Broadway
1989 Linda Hopkins Black and Blue
1989 Sharon McNight Starmites
1990 Tyne Daly Gypsy
1990 Georgia Brown Threepenny Opera
1990 Beth Fowler Sweeney Todd
1990 Liliane Montevecchi Grand Hotel
1991 Lea Salonga Miss Saigon
1991 June Angela Shogun: The Musical
1991 Dee Hoty The Will Rogers Follies
1991 Cathy Rigby Peter Pan
1992 Faith Prince Guys and Dolls
1992 Jodi Benson Crazy for You
1992 Josie de Guzman Guys and Dolls
1992 Sophie Hayden The Most Happy Fella
1993 Chita Rivera Kiss of the Spider Woman
1993 Ann Crumb Aspects of Love
1993 Stephanie Lawrence Blood Brothers
1993 Bernadette Peters The Goodbye Girl
1994 Donna Murphy Passion
1994 Susan Egan Beauty and the Beast
1994 Dee Hoty The Best Little Whorehouse Goes Public
1994 Judy Kuhn She Loves Me
1995 Glenn Close Sunset Boulevard
1995 Rebecca Luker Show Boat
1996 Donna Murphy The King and I
1996 Julie Andrews Victor/Victoria
1996 Crista Moore Big--The Musical
1996 Daphne Rubin-Vega Rent
1997 Bebe Neuwirth Chicago
1997 Pamela Isaacs The Life
1997 Tonya Pinkins Play On!
1997 Karen Ziemba Steel Pier
1998 Natasha Richardson Cabaret
1998 Betty Buckley Triumph of Love
1998 Marin Mazzie Ragtime
1998 Alice Ripley and Emily Skinner Side Show
1999 Bernadette Peters Annie Get Your Gun
1999 Carolee Carmello Parade
1999 Dee Hoty Footloose
1999 Sian Phillips Marlene
2000 Heather Headley Aida
2000 Toni Collette The Wild Party
2000 Rebecca Luker The Music Man
2000 Marin Mazzie Kiss Me, Kate
2000 Audra McDonald Marie Christine
2001 Christine Ebersole 42nd Street
2001 Blythe Danner Follies
2001 Randy Graff A Class Act
2001 Faith Prince Bells Are Ringing
2001 Marla Schaffel Jane Eyre
2002 Sutton Foster Thoroughly Modern Millie
2002 Louise Pitre Mamma Mia!
2002 Vanessa Williams Into the Woods
2002 Nancy Opel Urinetown: The Musical
2002 Jennifer Laura Thompson Urinetown: The Musical
2003 Marisa Jaret Winokur Hairspray
2003 Melissa Errico Amour
2003 Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio Man of La Mancha
2003 Elizabeth Parkinson Movin' Out
2003 Bernadette Peters Gypsy
2004 Idina Menzel Wicked
2004 Kristin Chenoweth Wicked
2004 Stephanie D'Abruzzo Avenue Q
2004 Donna Murphy Wonderful Town
2004 Tonya Pinkins Caroline, or Change
2005 Victoria Clark The Light in the Piazza
2005 Christina Applegate Sweet Charity
2005 Erin Dilly Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
2005 Sutton Foster Little Women
2005 Sherie Rene Scott Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
2006 Sutton Foster The Drowsy Chaperone
2006 LaChanze The Color Purple
2006 Patti LuPone Sweeney Todd
2006 Kelli O'Hara The Pajama Game
2006 Chita Rivera Chita Rivera: The Dancer's Life
2007 Christine Ebersole Grey Gardens
2007 Laura Bell Bundy Legally Blonde
2007 Audra McDonald 110 in the Shade
2007 Debra Monk Curtains
2007 Donna Murphy LoveMusik
2008 Kerry Butler Xanadu
2008 Patti LuPone Gypsy
2008 Kelli O'Hara Rodgers & Hammerstein's South Pacific
2008 Faith Prince A Catered Affair
2008 Jenna Russell Sunday in the Park with George
2009 Stockard Channing Pal Joey
2009 Sutton Foster Shrek The Musical
2009 Allison Janney 9 to 5: The Musical
2009 Alice Ripley Next to Normal
2009 Josefina Scaglione West Side Story
2010 Kate Baldwin Finian's Rainbow
2010 Montego Glover Memphis
2010 Ragtime Christiane Noll
2010 Sherie Rene Scott Everyday Rapture
2010 Catherine Zeta-Jones A Little Night Music
2011 Sutton Foster Anything Goes
2011 Beth Leavel Baby It's You!
2011 Patina Miller Sister Act
2011 Donna Murphy The People in the Picture
2013 Stephanie J. Block The Mystery of Edwin Drood
2013 Carolee Carmello Scandalous
2013 Valisia LeKae Motown The Musical
2013 Patina Miller Pippin
2013 Laura Osnes Rodgers + Hammerstein's Cinderella


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