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Tuesday, 25 May 2010 10:30

Inititial Presenters Announced for 64th Tony Awards

STARS ALIGN FOR
BROADWAY’S BIGGEST NIGHT
AT THE 2010 TONY AWARDS®

The American Theatre Wing’s 2010 Tony Awards will be Broadcast Live,
from Radio City Music Hall on CBS, Sunday, June 13th

New York, NY (May 25, 2010) - Presenters for the 64th Annual Antoinette Perry “Tony” Awards® were announced today.   Those who will be taking the stage throughout the evening will include: Antonio Banderas, Justin Bartha, Cate Blanchett, Michael Douglas, Kelsey Grammer, Scarlett Johansson, Laura Linney, Lucy Liu, Lea Michele, Helen Mirren, Matthew Morrison, Chris Noth, Bernadette Peters, David Hyde Pierce, Tony Shalhoub, Liev Schreiber, Denzel Washington, Raquel Welch, among others.

As previously announced, Tony nominee Sean Hayes will host the 64th Annual Tony Awards telecast.

The Tony Awards will be broadcast live, in HD, from Radio City Music Hall on CBS, Sunday, June 13th 8:00 – 11:00 p.m. (ET/PT time delay).  The 2010 Tony Awards are presented by the Broadway League and the American Theatre Wing.

The Antoinette Perry “Tony” Awards are bestowed annually on theatre professionals for distinguished achievement. The Tony is one of the most coveted awards in the entertainment industry and the annual telecast is considered one of the most prestigious programs on television.  

To apply for red carpet or media room credentials, please log on to TonyAwards.com/presskit. 

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ABOUT THE TONY AWARDS

The 2010 American Theatre Wing’s Tonys Awards are presented by The Broadway League and the American Theatre Wing. At The Broadway League, Paul Libin is Chairman and Charlotte St. Martin is Executive Director. At the American Theatre Wing, Theodore S. Chapin is Chairman and Howard Sherman is Executive Director. For Tony Award Productions, Alan Wasser and Allan Williams of Alan Wasser Associates are the General Managers. Ricky Kirshner and Glenn Weiss of White Cherry Entertainment are Executive Producers of the 2010 Tony Awards.  Mr. Weiss will also serve as Director of the 2010 Tony Awards.  

IBM is an official information technology partner of the Tony Awards, and they develop, design, and host the official Tony Awards web site, www.TonyAwards.com.  BroadwayWorld.com is an official content partner of TonyAwards.com.  Chong + Koster is the official digital strategy consultant of TonyAwards.com.

Continental Airlines is an official supporter of the Tony Awards as the official airline of the Tony Awards.

Audemars Piguet is the presenting sponsor of the Tony Awards Red Carpet.

Macy’s is an official partner of the Tony Awards.   Promotional partners for Macy's Ticket to the Tonys include USA TODAY and InterContinental Hotels & Resorts.

InterContinental Hotels & Resorts are the official sponsor of the Tony Awards Creative Arts Awards, which are presented live on www.TonyAwards.com from Radio City Music Hall immediately preceding the Tony telecast.

Avis is the official rental car of the Tony Awards.

USA Today and Van Wagner are the official media partners of the Tony Awards.  

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