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Tony nominees | 2011

‘Book of Mormon’
14 nominations overall, including:

Best musical

Josh Gad: Best performance by an actor in a leading role in a musical

Andrew Rannells: Best performance by an actor in a leading role in a musical

Rory O’Malley: Best performance by an actor in a featured role in a musical

Nikki M. James: Best performance by an actress in a featured role in a musical

Trey Parker, Robert Lopez and Matt Stone: Best book of a musical

Casey Nicholaw and Trey Parker: Best direction of a musical

Trey Parker, Robert Lopez and Matt Stone: Best original score

From left: Rema Webb, Andrew Rannells and Josh Gad. (Joan Marcus / Associated Press)
‘The Scottsboro Boys’
12 nominations overall, including:

Best musical

Joshua Henry: Best performance by an actor in a leading role in a musical

Colman Domingo: Best performance by an actor in a featured role in a musical

Forrest McClendon: Best performance by an actor in a featured role in a musical

Susan Stroman: Best direction of a musical

David Thompson: Best book of a musical

John Kander and Fred Ebb: Best original score

From left: Jeremy Gumbs, Rodney Hicks, Josh Breckenridge, Derrick Cobey, Kendrick Jones, Julius Thomas III, Joshua Henry, Christian Dante White and James T. Lane. (Paul Kolnik)
‘Anything Goes’
9 nominations overall, including:

Best revival of a musical

Sutton Foster: Best performance by an actor in a leading role in a musical

Adam Godley: Best performance by an actor in a featured role in a musical

Kathleen Marshall: Best direction of a musical

Pictured: Joel Grey and Sutton Foster. (Joan Marcus / Associated Press)
‘How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying’
8 nominations overall, including:

Best revival of a musical

John Larroquette: Best performance by an actor in a featured role in a musical

Tammy Blanchard: Best performance by an actress in a featured role in a musical

Rob Ashford: Best direction of a musical

Left to right: Daniel Radcliffe and John Larroquette. (Ari Mintz / Associated Press)
‘The Merchant of Venice’
7 nominations overall, including:

Best revival of a play

Al Pacino: Best performance by an actor in a leading role in a play

Lily Rabe: Best performance by an actress in a leading role in a play

Daniel Sullivan: Best direction of a play

From left: Lily Rabe, Byron Jennings and Al Pacino. (Joan Marcus / Associated Press)
‘Jerusalem’
6 nominations overall, including:

Jez Butterworth: Best play

Mark Rylance: Best performance by an actor in a leading role in a play

Mackenzie Crook: Best performance by an actor in a featured role in a play

Pictured: Mark Rylance. (Simon Annand / Associated Press)
‘The Mother... With the Hat’
6 nominations overall, including:

Stephen Adly Guirgis: Best play

Bobby Cannavale: Best performance by an actor in a leading role in a play

Yul Vázquez: Best performance by an actor in a featured role in a play

Elizabeth Rodriguez: Best performance by an actress in a featured role in a play

Anna D. Shapiro: Best direction of a play

Pictured: Bobby Cannavale and Chris Rock. (Joan Marcus)
‘The Normal Heart’
5 nominations overall:

Best revival of a play

Joe Mantello: Best performance by an actor in a leading role in a play

John Benjamin Hickey: Best performance by an actor in a featured role in a play

Ellen Barkin: Best performance by an actress in a featured role in a play

Joel Grey & George C. Wolfe: Best direction of a play

From left: Joe Mantello and John Benjamin Hickey. (Joan Marcus / Associated Press)
‘Sister Act’
5 nominations overall:

Best musical

Patina Miller: Best performance by an actress in a leading role in a musical

Victoria Clark: Best performance by an actress in a featured role in a musical

Cheri Steinkellner, Bill Steinkellner and Douglas Carter Beane: Best book of a musical

Alan Menken and Glenn Slater: Best original score

From left: Patina Miller and Marla Mindelle. (Joan Marcus / Associated Press)
‘War Horse’
5 nominations overall, including:

Nick Stafford: Best play

Marianne Elliott and Tom Morris: Best direction of a play (Paul Kolnik / Associated Press)
‘Catch Me If You Can’
4 nominations overall, including:

Best musical

Norbert Leo Butz: Best performance by an actor in a leading role in a musical

Pictured: Norbert Leo Butz. (Joan Marcus / Associated Press)
‘Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo’
3 nominations overall, including:

Arian Moayed: Best performance by an actor in a featured role in a play

Left to right: Brad Fleischer and Arian Moayed. (Carol Rosegg)
‘Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown’
3 nominations overall:

Laura Benanti: Best performance by an actress in a featured role in a musical

Patti LuPone: Best performance by an actress in a featured role in a musical

David Yazbek: Best original score

From left: Patti LuPone and de’Adre Aziza. (Paul Kolnik)
‘Arcadia’
2 nominations overall:

Best revival of a play

Billy Crudup: Best performance by an actor in a featured role in a play

Pictured: Lia Williams and Billy Crudup. (Carol Rosegg / Associated Press)
‘Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson’
2 nominations overall, including:

Alex Timbers: Best book of a musical

Pictured: Benjamin Walker. (Ken Hively / Los Angeles Times)
‘Born Yesterday’
2 nominations overall, including:

Nina Arianda: Best performance by an actress in a leading role in a play

Pictured: Jim Belushi and Nina Arianda. (Carol Rosegg / Associated Press)
‘Brief Encounter’
2 nominations overall, including:

Hannah Yelland: Best performance by an actress in a leading role in a play

Pictured: Hannah Yelland. (Joan Marcus)
‘Good People’
2 nominations overall, including:

David Lindsay-Abaire: Best play

Frances McDormand: Best performance by an actress in a leading role in a play

From left: Frances McDormand and Tate Donovan. (Joan Marcus / Samuel J. Friedman Theatre)
‘La Bête’
2 nominations overall, including:

Joanna Lumley: Best performance by an actress in a featured role in a play

From left: Mark Rylance, Joanna Lumley and David Hyde Pierce. (Joan Marcus)
‘Priscilla Queen of the Desert’
2 nominations overall, including:

Tony Sheldon: Best performance by an actor in a leading role in a musical

From left: Will Swenson, Tony Sheldon and Nick Adams. (Joan Marcus / Associated Press)
‘Baby It’s You’
1 nomination overall:

Beth Leavel: Best performance by an actress in a leading role in a musical

Pictured: Beth Leavel, center. (Ari Mint / Associated Press)
‘Driving Miss Daisy’
1 nomination overall

Vanessa Redgrave: Best performance by an actress in a leading role in a play

From left: Vanessa Redgrave and James Earl Jones. (Carol Rosegg / Associated Press)
‘The House of Blue Leaves’
1 nomination overall:

Edie Falco: Best performance by an actress in a featured role in a play

Pictured: Ben Stiller and Edie Falco. (Joan Marcus / Associated Press)
‘Lombardi’
1 nomination overall:

Judith Light: Best performance by an actress in a featured role in a play

Left to right: Dan Lauria and Judith Light. (Joan Marcus)
‘The People in the Picture’
1 nomination overall:

Donna Murphy: Best performance by an actress in a leading role in a musical

From left: Megan Reinking and Donna Murphy. (Joan Marcus / Associated Press)
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