Audra McDonald has the most performance Tony Awards with six.
The show won a huge number of Tony Awards, including Best Musical.34 The eligible Tony voters include the board of directors and designated members of the advisory committee of the American Theatre Wing, members of the governing boards of Actors' Equity Association, the Dramatists Guild, the Society of Stage Directors and Choreographers, United Scenic Artists, and.Elder Price has a bit of this, too; he is obsessed with Orlando and its theme parks.See Ambiguously Gay section above.Not to be confused with the actual religious text The Book of Mormon.Nassour, Ellis (June 10, 2011).Wide-Eyed Idealist : Elder Price and Nabulungi.Firsts See also edit References edit American Theatre Wing.However, plays nominated for the Tony Award for Best Play also receive longer runs, even though they usually do not perform at the award ceremony.Even if they convey the, book of, mormon 's stories in a wildly inaccurate waytypically involving.
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Terrence McNally and Tom Stoppard are the most awarded writers with four Tonys each; McNally has won Best Play twice and Best Book of a Musical twice, while Stoppard has won Best Play four times.
Starting with 11 awards in 1947, the names and number of categories have changed over the years.
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