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Tony Sheldon Biography

 
Bio:
Sheldon is best known for playing the role of Bernadette in Priscilla, Queen of the Desert for over 1,900 performances in Australia, New Zealand, London, Toronto and on Broadway, winning the Theatre World Award and nominations for the Tony Award as Best Actor in a Musical, the Drama Desk Award, the ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Sheldon is best known for playing the role of Bernadette in Priscilla, Queen of the Desert for over 1,900 performances in Australia, New Zealand, London, Toronto and on Broadway, winning the Theatre World Award and nominations for the Tony Award as Best Actor in a Musical, the Drama Desk Award, the ... (read complete bio)

Sheldon is best known for playing the role of Bernadette in Priscilla, Queen of the Desert for over 1,900 performances in Australia, New Zealand, London, Toronto and on Broadway, winning the Theatre World Award and nominations for the Tony Award as Best Actor in a Musical, the Drama Desk Award, the Drama League Award and the Outer Critics Circle Award.



Broadway & London: Priscilla Queen of the Desert (Theatre World Award; Tony, Olivier, Drama Desk, Drama League nominations). Off-Broadway: The Band Wagon (City Center Encores!), Icon (NYMF), Charles Busch's Cleopatra (Theatre for the New City). Australia: Man of La Mancha, Long Day's Journey into Night, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, The Producers, Private Lives, Noises Off, The Witches of Eastwick, I Hate Hamlet, Torch Song Trilogy, Falsettos.

Tony Sheldon Awards and Nominations

(winners are in red)

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2011 - Outstanding Actor in a Musical
Tony Sheldon, Priscilla, Queen of the Desert: The Musical
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2011 - Outstanding Actor in a Musical
Tony Sheldon, Priscilla, Queen of the Desert
 
Theatre World Awards - 2011 - Performance Gold Star
Tony Sheldon, Priscilla, Queen of the Desert
 
Tony Awards - 2011 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical
Tony Sheldon, Priscilla Queen of the Desert
 
Olivier Awards - 2010 - Best Actor in a Musical or Entertainment
Tony SheldonPriscilla Queen Of The Desert The Musical