Tony Awards nominations: Show by show

It is always surprising to see the depth and breadth of support for some shows at the Tony Awards and the limited appeal of others. 

Which ones with multiple nominations did the best in the performance categories? And which were limited to reaping bids on the creative side? 

Below, a breakdown of the nominations arranged by show. 

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MUSICALS

“A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder” (10 nominations)
Musical
Book
Score
Direction
Actor, Jefferson Mays
Actor, Bryce Pinkham
Featured Actress, Lauren Worsham
Costume Design
Scenic Design
Orchestrations

‘Gentleman’s Guide,’ ‘Act One’ lead Tony Awards nominations

Hedwig and the Angry Inch” (8 nominations)
Musical Revival
Direction
Actor, Neil Patrick Harris
Featured Actress, Lena Hall
Costume Design
Lighting Design
Scenic Design
Sound Design

After Midnight” (7 nominations)
Musical
Featured Actress, Adriane Lenox
Direction
Choreography
Costume Design
Lighting Design
Sound Design

Beautiful” (7 nominations)
Musical
Book
Actress, Jessie Mueller
Featured Actor, Jarrod Spector
Featured Actress, Anika Larson
Sound Design
Orchestrations

Bullets Over Broadway” (6 nominations)
Book
Featured Actor, Nick Cordero
Choreography
Costume Design
Scenic Design
Orchestrations

Tony Awards nominations shockign snubs:
Daniel Radcliffe (again!), Denzel Washington, Michelle Williams …

Aladdin” (5 nominations)
Musical
Book
Score
Featured Actor, James Monroe Iglehart
Choreography

Bridges of Madison County” (4 nominations)
Score
Actress, Kelli O’Hara
Lighting Design
Orchestrations

Rocky” (4 nominations)
Actor, Andy Karl
Choreography
Lighting Design
Scenic Design

Violet” (4 nominations)
Musical Revival
Direction
Actress, Sutton Foster
Featured Actor, Joshua Henry

Les Miserables” (3 nominations)
Musical Revival
Actor, Ramin Karimloo
Sound Design

Cabaret” (2 nominations)
Featured Actor, Danny Burstein
Featured Actress, Linda Emond

If Then” (2 nominations)
Score
Actress, Idina Menzel

Lady Day at Emersons Bar and Grill” (2 nominations)
Actress, Audra McDonald
Sound Design

Night with Janis Joplin” (1 nomination)
Actress, Mary Bridget Davies

Tony Awards: Complete List of Nominations

PLAYS

The Glass Menagerie” (7 nominations)
Play Revival
Direction
Actress, Cherry Jones
Featured Actor, Brian J. Smith
Featured Actress, Celia Keenan-Bolger
Lighting Design
Scenic Design

Twelfth Night” (7 nominations)
Play Revival
Direction
Actor, Samuel Barnett
Featured Actor, Paul Chahidi
Featured Actor, Stephen Fry
Featured Actor, Mark Rylance
Costume Design

The Cripple of Inishmaan” (6 nominations)
Play Revival
Direction
Featured Actress, Sarah Greene
Lighting Design
Scenic Design
Sound Design

Act One” (5 nominations)
Play
Actor, Tony Shalhoub
Costume Design
Scenic Design
Sound Design

A Raisin in the Sun” (5 nominations)
Play Revival
Direction
Actress, LaTanya Richardson Jackson
Featured Actress, Anika Noni Rose
Featured Actress, Sophie Okonedo

Casa Valentina” (4 nominations)
Play
Featured Actor, Reed Birney
Featured Actress, Mare Winningham
Costume Design

“Machinal” (4 nominations)
Costume Design
Lighting Design
Scenic Design
Sound Design

All the Way” (2 nominations)
Play
Actor, Bryan Cranston

Mothers and Sons” (2 nominations)
Play
Actress, Tyne Daly

Of Mice and Men” (2 nominations)
Actor, Chris O’Dowd
Lighting Design

Outside Mullingar (1 nomination)
Play

Richard III (1 nomination)
Actor, Mark Rylance

The Velocity of Autumn (1 nomination)
Actress, Estelle Parsons

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