The Antoinette Perry Award for Excellence in Theatre, more commonly known
informally as the ... The awards are named after Antoinette "Tony" Perry, co-
founder of the American Theatre Wing....
Named for Antoinette Perry, an actress, director, producer, and the dynamic
wartime ... During and after the war, she underwrote auditions for 7,000 hopefuls.
The Regional Theatre Tony Award is accompanied by a grant of $25,000. ... The
Tony Awards are named for Antoinette Perry (1888-1946), an actress, stage ...
Jun 6, 2014 ... This Sunday, Broadway will gather to award 2013's best actors, plays, and ...
Who is the Tony guy these awards are named after, anyway?
The American Theatre Wing's Tony Awards, or just simply the Tonys, was named
after Antoinette Perry. She was a Broadway actress, director and producer of ...
Jun 7, 2015 ... When the first Tony Awards were given in 1947, it wasn't quite the polished
production that theater fans have come to expect. The ceremony ...
Jun 10, 2016 ... The Tony Awards are named after Antoinette Perry, an actor, director, and the co-
founder of The American Theatre Wing. "The Wing," as it's ...
Jun 12, 2016 ... How many Tony Awards did "Hamilton" win, and was anyone able ... Liz-Manuel
Miranda is shown after winning the Tony for original score for "Hamilton. ....
Andrew Lloyd Webber and nearly every other three-named person ...
Jun 12, 2016 ... Hamilton wins best musical at the 2016 Tony Awards and dances off with 11 wins
. ... Named Best Actress For 'Long Day's Journey' – Tony Awards Review .... their
Oscars and broadcast a telethon IMMEDIATELY after 9/11.
... actress and director in whose honour the American theatre's Tony Awards are
named. ... In 1947, a year after Perry's death, the ATW established the annual ...