Which Broadway musical has won the most Tony Awards?

Which Broadway musical has won the most Tony Awards?

An Enchanted Musical Rodgers & Hammerstein’s South Pacific has won more Tony Awards over all of its Broadway productions to date than any other musical. That’s 17 Tonys: 10 for the original 1949 production, plus seven for the 2008 revival.

What Tony Awards did the musical win?

More Stories By Greg. Moulin Rouge! The Musical, the stage adaptation of the 2001 film, won the Tony Award for Best Musical tonight. The Inheritance, Matthew López’s elegiac two-part drama about the AIDS scourge inspired by E.M Forster’s Howards End, won the Tony Award tonight for Best Play.

What is the most Tony nominated musical of all time?

The musical that holds the record for most Tony Awards is “The Producers,” in 2001. It won 12 awards out of 15 nominations.

Why are the Tonys called the Tonys?

Tony Awards, annual awards for distinguished achievement in American theatre. Named for the actress-producer Antoinette Perry, the annual awards were established in 1947 by the American Theatre Wing and are intended to recognize excellence in plays and musicals staged on Broadway.

Did Tina win any Tony Awards?

Adrienne Warren Wins Her First Tony Award, for ‘Tina’ – The New York Times. Theater|Adrienne Warren wins her first Tony Award, for ‘Tina.

Who won the Tony for Best Musical 2021?

Moulin Rouge
Tony Awards 2021: ‘Moulin Rouge’ wins best musical, and ‘The Inheritance’ snags best play.

Which actress has won the most Tony Awards in history?

Audra McDonald has won the most Tony Awards of any performer with six awards, and she also is the only performer to have won a statue in all four acting categories.

What is the most successful Broadway musical of all time?

The Lion King
The Lion King is the highest-grossing Broadway show of all time.

Who writes the spoken dialogue in a musical?

For a musical, the person who writes the book, or the spoken lines of dialogue and plot. For a musical, the sung words; the writer is called a lyricist.