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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....

Antoinette Perry - History from the Tony Awards - TonyAwards.com ...

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Named for Antoinette Perry, an actress, director, producer, and the dynamic wartime ... During and after the war, she underwrote auditions for 7,000 hopefuls.

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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 ...

How Did the Tony Awards Get Their Name? | Mental Floss

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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 top five most decorated Tony Award winners - AXS

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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 ...

This Is the Woman the Tony Awards Are Named After | TIME

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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 ...

The One Thing You Might Not Know About The Tonys | Bustle

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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 ...

'Hamilton' wins 11 Tony Awards, missing record but making ...

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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 ...

'Hamilton' Wins Best Musical At Tony Awards, 'The Humans' Best ...

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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.

Antoinette Perry | American actress and director | Britannica.com

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... 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 ...

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The Tony Awards are named after actress, director and co-founder of the American Theatre Wing Antoinette "Tony" Perry.
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Named for Antoinette Perry, an actress, director, producer, and the dynamic wartime ... After the ceremony, each award is numbered for tracking purposes and ...

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Jason Robards Jr. received more Tony Award nominations than any other male ... After the Fall (1964), Hughie (1965), The Country Girl (1972), A Moon for the ..... Tony Awards for Best Actress in a Play: for A Streetcar Named Desire (1948),  ...

Oscar, Tony, Emmy and Razzie: the origins of award names - A ...

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Oscar's official name is the Academy Award of Merit, which sounds like a really lame boyscout badge for acting. But the origin of the award's nickname has much  ...