Which shows were shut out of Tony Awards?

Okay, admit it. Sure you love to know who won the Tonys but isn’t it fun to find out whcih shows were shut out as well. I don’t mean those productions that didn’t even reap nominations. Rather, which ones piled up Tony bids but left Radio City Music Hall without any braggin rights. 

Tony Awards winners: Show by show

Below, a rundown of those six musicals and eight plays that got run down by others in their races. 

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

Violet” (4 nominations)
Musical Revival
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)
Actress, Idina Menzel

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

Tony Awards: Complete List of Winners


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

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

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

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

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

Outside Mullingar (1 nomination)

Richard III (1 nomination)
Actor, Mark Rylance

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

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