Tony Awards Close-Up: Scenic Designer Beowulf Boritt Picks Up His Third Nomination!
He filled Studio 54 with water (yes, really!) and now is his being recognized for his ingenuity. Beowulf Boritt picked up his third Tony nomination for his brilliant scenic design of Therese Raquin and below, he is telling us what the honor means to him!
Boritt's Roundabout credits include: Sondheim on Sondheim, If There Is I Haven't Found It Yet, ...Tom Durnin,Tin Pan Alley Rag. Broadway: Act One (Tony Award), The Scottsboro Boys (Tony Nomination), Hand To God, On The Town, ...Spelling Bee, LoveMusik, Rock Of Ages, Chaplin, Bronx Bombers, Grace, The Two And Only. Off-Broadway: 99 shows including The Last Five Years and Miss Julie. Other Designs: The Seven Deadly Sins (NY City Ballet) and The Ringling Brothers Circus. 2007 OBIE for sustained excellence.
The American Theatre Wing's 70th Annual Tony Awards, hosted by Tony Award winner James Corden, will air on the CBS Television Network on Sunday, June 12, 2016 (8:00-11:00 PM, ET/delayed PT) live from the Beacon Theatre in New York City.