Updated Tony Awards 2017 calendar: Six new productions join season

Last month, six new Broadway productions announced that they will be joining the already-bountiful 2016-17 season. The calendar below details the opening dates for each of the 34 productions bowing prior to or on the April 27, 2017 Tony eligibility cut-off date. Tony nominations will be announced on May 2 and the 71st Annual Tony Awards ceremony will be broadcast live on CBS on June 11.

With the possibility of even more productions joining the season, the current line-up now consists of 12 musicals, 9 play revivals, 8 plays, and 5 musical revivals. Last season featured 36 Tony-eligible productions, including 11 musicals, 11 play revivals, 9 plays, and 5 musical revivals.

Additions to the calendar have been noted in italics, while the previously-announced revival of “Burn This,” slated to star Jake Gyllenhaal, has been removed from the calendar due to the star’s scheduling conflicts.

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Throughout the season, the 24-member Tony administration committee will attend each of these productions and determine their eligibility in specific categories. Thus far, the committee has met once to rule on the eligibility of Cirque du Soleil’s “Paramour” and the revival of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s “Cats.”

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May 2016

5/25: “Paramour” (Musical)

July 2016

7/31: “Cats” (Musical Revival)

September 2016

9/29: “The Encounter” (Play)

October 2016

10/6: “Holiday Inn: The New Irving Berlin Musical” (Musical)

10/10: “Oh, Hello on Broadway” (Play)

10/13: “Heisenberg” (Play)

10/16: “The Cherry Orchard” (Play Revival)

10/20: “The Front Page” (Play Revival)

10/27: “Falsettos” (Musical Revival)

10/30: “Les Liaisons Dangereuses” (Play Revival)

November 2016

11/14: “Natasha, Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812” (Musical)

December 2016

12/1: “A Bronx Tale” (Musical)

12/4: “Dear Evan Hansen” (Musical)

12/11: “In Transit” (Musical)

January 2017

1/8: “The Present” (Play)

1/19: “Jitney” (Play Revival)

February 2017

2/9: “Sunset Boulevard” (Musical Revival)

March 2017

3/2: “Significant Other” (Play)

3/6: “Burn This” (Play Revival)

3/9: “The Glass Menagerie” (Play Revival)

3/12: “Come From Away” (Musical)

3/16: “The Price” (Play Revival)

3/23: “Miss Saigon” (Musical Revival)

April 2017

4/1: “Six Degrees of Separation” (Play Revival)

4/5: “Present Laughter” (Play Revival)

4/6: “War Paint” (Musical)

4/13: “Oslo” (Play)

4/17: “Groundhog Day” (Musical)

4/18: “Indecent” (Play)

4/19: “The Little Foxes” (Play Revival)

4/20: “Hello, Dolly!” (Musical Revival)

4/23: “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory” (Musical)

4/24: “Anastasia” (Musical)

4/26: “Bandstand” (Musical)

4/27: “A Doll’s House, Part 2” (Play)

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