Craveable - The Culture Craver Blog

Tuesday 1st of May 2012

Thirty shows received Tony Award nominations today. Their average scores on Culture Craver range from a high of 90 for One Man, Two Guvnors to a low of 19 for Don't Dress for Dinner. How many have you craved and rated? See and rate what you can before June 10, 2012 when the awards are announced. Learn more about the Tony Awards on the Tony Awards website

BEST PLAY

Clybourne Park

Other Desert Cities

Peter and the Starcatcher

Venus in Fur

BEST MUSICAL

Leap of Faith

Newsies

Nice Work If You Can Get It

Once

BEST BOOK OF A MUSICAL

Lysistrata Jones

Newsies

Nice Work If You Can Get It

Once

BEST ORIGINAL SCORE WRITTEN FOR THE THEATRE

Bonnie & Clyde

Newsies

One Man, Two Guvnors

Peter and the Starcatcher

BEST REVIVAL OF A PLAY

Arthur Miller's Death of a Salesman          

Gore Vidal's The Best Man

Master Class

Wit

BEST REVIVAL OF A MUSICAL

Evita

Follies

The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess        

Jesus Christ Superstar

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR IN A LEADING ROLE IN A PLAY

James Corden, One Man, Two Guvnors

Philip Seymour Hoffman, Arthur Miller's Death of a Salesman

James Earl Jones, Gore Vidal's The Best Man

Frank Langella, Man and Boy

John Lithgow, The Columnist

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS IN A LEADING ROLE IN A PLAY

Nina Arianda, Venus in Fur

Tracie Bennett, End of the Rainbow

Stockard Channing, Other Desert Cities

Linda Lavin, The Lyons

Cynthia Nixon, Wit

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR IN A LEADING ROLE IN A MUSICAL

Danny Burstein, Follies

Jeremy Jordan, Newsies

Steve Kazee, Once

Norm Lewis, The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess

Ron Raines, Follies

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS IN A LEADING ROLE IN A MUSICAL

Jan Maxwell, Follies

Audra McDonald, The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess

Cristin Milioti, Once

Kelli O'Hara, Nice Work If You Can Get It

Laura Osnes, Bonnie & Clyde

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR IN A FEATURED ROLE IN A PLAY

Christian Borle, Peter and the Starcatcher

Michael Cumpsty, End of the Rainbow

Tom Edden, One Man, Two Guvnors

Andrew Garfield, Arthur Miller's Death of a Salesman

Jeremy Shamos, Clybourne Park

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS IN A FEATURED ROLE IN A PLAY

Linda Emond, Arthur Miller's Death of a Salesman

Spencer Kayden, Don't Dress for Dinner

Celia Keenan-Bolger, Peter and the Starcatcher

Judith Light, Other Desert Cities

Condola Rashad, Stick Fly

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR IN A FEATURED ROLE IN A MUSICAL

Phillip Boykin, The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess

Michael Cerveris, Evita

David Alan Grier, The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess

Michael McGrath, Nice Work If You Can Get It

Josh Young, Jesus Christ Superstar

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS IN A FEATURED ROLE IN A MUSICAL

Elizabeth A. Davis, Once

Jayne Houdyshell, Follies

Judy Kaye, Nice Work If You Can Get It

Jessie Mueller, On a Clear Day You Can See Forever

Da'Vine Joy Randolph, Ghost the Musical

BEST DIRECTION OF A PLAY

Nicholas Hytner, One Man, Two Guvnors 

Pam MacKinnon, Clybourne Park

Mike Nichols, Arthur Miller's Death of a Salesman          

Roger Rees and Alex Timbers, Peter and the Starcatcher

BEST DIRECTION OF A MUSICAL

Jeff Calhoun, Newsies

Kathleen Marshall, Nice Work If You Can Get It

Diane Paulus, The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess     

John Tiffany, Once

BEST CHOREOGRAPHY

Rob Ashford, Evita

Christopher Gattelli, Newsies

Steven Hoggett, Once

Kathleen Marshall, Nice Work If You Can Get It

BEST ORCHESTRATIONS

Wiliam David Brohn and Christopher Jahnke, The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess          

Bill Elliott, Nice Work If You Can Get It

Martin Lowe, Once

Danny Troob, Newsies

BEST SCENIC DESIGN OF A PLAY

John Lee Beatty, Other Desert Cities

Daniel Ostling, Clybourne Park

Mark Thompson, One Man, Two Guvnors

Donyale Werle, Peter and the Starcatcher

BEST SCENIC DESIGN OF A MUSICAL

Bob Crowley, Once

Rob Howell and Jon Driscoll, Ghost the Musical

Tobin Ost and Sven Ortel, Newsies

George Tsypin, Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark

BEST COSTUME DESIGN OF A PLAY

William Ivey Long, Don't Dress for Dinner

Paul Tazewell, A Streetcar Named Desire

Mark Thompson, One Man, Two Guvnors

Paloma Young, Peter and the Starcatcher

BEST COSTUME DESIGN OF A MUSICAL

Gregg Barnes, Follies

ESosa, The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess     

Eiko Ishioka, Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark

Martin Pakledinaz, Nice Work If You Can Get It

BEST LIGHTING DESIGN OF A PLAY

Jeff Croiter, Peter and the Starcatcher

Peter Kaczorowski, The Road to Mecca

Brian MacDevitt, Arthur Miller's Death of a Salesman    

Kenneth Posner, Other Desert Cities

BEST LIGHTING DESIGN OF A MUSICAL

Christopher Akerlind, The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess

Natasha Katz, Follies

Natasha Katz, Once

Hugh Vanstone, Ghost the Musical

BEST SOUND DESIGN OF A PLAY

Paul Arditti, One Man, Two Guvnors

Scott Leher, Arthur Miller's Death of a Salesman 

Gareth Owen, End of the Rainbow

Darron L. West, Peter and the Starcatcher

BEST SOUND DESIGN OF A MUSICAL

Acme Sound Partners, The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess

Clive Goodwin, Once

Kai Harada, Follies

Brian Ronan, Nice Work If You Can Get It