2009 Tony Award Winners

The winners of the 2009 Tony Awards were announced Sunday. The Tony Awards were held at Radio City Music Hall and broadcast on the CBS Television Network.

tonyawards2009Here is a list of the 2009 American Theatre Wing’s Tony Awards winners:

BOOK OF A MUSICAL: Lee Hall, “Billy Elliot, The Musical.”

PERFORMANCE BY A FEATURED ACTOR IN A PLAY: Roger Robinson, “Joe Turner’s Come and Gone.”

PERFORMANCE BY A FEATURED ACTRESS IN A PLAY: Angela Lansbury, “Blithe Spirit.”

SCENIC DESIGN OF A PLAY: Derek McLane, “33 Variations.”

SCENIC DESIGN OF A MUSICAL: Ian MacNeil, “Billy Elliot, The Musical.”

COSTUME DESIGN OF A PLAY: Anthony Ward, “Mary Stuart.”

COSTUME DESIGN OF A MUSICAL: Tim Hatley, “Shrek The Musical.”

LIGHTING DESIGN OF A PLAY: Brian MacDevitt, “Joe Turner’s Come and Gone.”

LIGHTING DESIGN OF A MUSICAL: Rick Fisher, “Billy Elliot, The Musical.”

SOUND DESIGN OF A PLAY: Gregory Clarke, “Equus.”

SOUND DESIGN OF A MUSICAL: Paul Arditti, “Billy Elliot, The Musical.”

CHOREOGRAPHY: Peter Darling, “Billy Elliot, The Musical.”

ORCHESTRATIONS: Martin Koch, “Billy Elliot, The Musical”; Michael Starobin and Tom Kitt, “Next to Normal.”

SPECIAL TONY AWARD FOR LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT IN THE THEATRE: Jerry Herman.

REGIONAL THEATRE TONY AWARD: Signature Theatre, Arlington, Va.

ISABELLE STEVENSON AWARD: Phyllis Newman.

TONY HONOR FOR EXCELLENCE IN THE THEATRE: Shirley Herz.

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