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Monday, 30 April 2012 10:51

And the Possible Nominees Are... Potential Tony Nominees for the 2012 Season

Tomorrow morning at 8:30am ET the Tony Awards will announce the nominees for the 2012 Tony Awards live from the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts at Lincoln Center.  You can watch the Tony Award nominations live on TheAndyGram.com.  Below are the top categories with their potential nominees.

1. Overall Production Categories

Best Play

  • Chinglish
  • Clybourne Park
  • The Columnist
  • End of the Rainbow
  • The Lyons
  • Magic/Bird
  • The Mountaintop
  • One Man, Two Guvnors
  • Other Desert Cities
  • Peter and the Starcatcher
  • Relatively Speaking
  • Seminar
  • Stick Fly
  • Venus in Fur

Best Musical

  • Bonnie & Clyde
  • Ghost the Musical
  • Leap of Faith
  • Lysistrata Jones
  • Newsies
  • Nice Work If You Can Get It
  • Once
  • Spider-Man Turn Off The Dark

 Best Revival of a Play

  • Arthur Miller's Death of a Salesman
  • Don't Dress for Dinner
  • Gore Vidal's The Best Man
  • Man and Boy
  • Master Class
  • Private Lives
  • The Road to Mecca
  • A Streetcar Named Desire
  • Wit

Best Revival of a Musical

  • Evita
  • Follies
  • The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess
  • Godspell
  • Jesus Christ Superstar
  • On A Clear Day You Can See Forever

2. Lead Actor/Actress Categories

Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play*

Tug Coker - Magic/Bird
James Corden - One Man, Two Guvnors
Hugh Dancy - Venus in Fur
Kevin Daniels - Magic/Bird
Paul Gross - Private Lives
Dulé Hill - Stick Fly
Philip Seymour Hoffman - Arthur Miller's Death of a Salesman
Samuel L. Jackson - The Mountaintop
James Earl Jones - Gore Vidal's The Best Man
Stacy Keach - Other Desert Cities
Frank Langella - Man and Boy
John Larroquette - Gore Vidal's The Best Man
John Lithgow - The Columnist
Eric McCormack - Gore Vidal's The Best Man
Mekhi Phifer - Stick Fly
Alan Rickman - Seminar
Blair Underwood - A Streetcar Named Desire
Gary Wilmes - Chinglish

*All other eligible performers will be considered in the Featured Role category.

Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play*

Nina Arianda - Venus in Fur
Angela Bassett - The Mountaintop
Tracie Bennett - End of the Rainbow
Kim Cattrall - Private Lives
Stockard Channing - Other Desert Cities
Tyne Daly - Master Class
Rachel Griffiths - Other Desert Cities
Rosemary Harris - The Road to Mecca
Linda Lavin - The Lyons
Jennifer Lim - Chinglish
Cynthia Nixon - Wit
Nicole Ari Parker - A Streetcar Named Desire
Tracie Thoms - Stick Fly

*All other eligible performers will be considered in the Featured Role category.

Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical*

Matthew Broderick - Nice Work If You Can Get It
Danny Burstein - Follies
Reeve Carney - Spider-Man Turn Off The Dark
Harry Connick,, Jr. - On A Clear Day You Can See Forever
Raúl Esparza - Leap of Faith
Ben Fankhauser - Newsies
Richard Fleeshman - Ghost the Musical
Jeremy Jordan - Bonnie & Clyde
Jeremy Jordan - Newsies
Steve Kazee - Once
Norm Lewis - The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess
Paul Nolan - Jesus Christ Superstar
Hunter Parrish - Godspell
Ron Raines - Follies
Josh Segarra - Lysistrata Jones

*All other eligible performers will be considered in the Featured Role category.

Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical*

Jennifer Damiano - Spider-Man Turn Off The Dark
Caissie Levy - Ghost the Musical
Kara Lindsay - Newsies
Jan Maxwell - Follies
Audra McDonald - The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess
Cristin Milioti - Once
Patti Murin - Lysistrata Jones
Kelli O'Hara - Nice Work If You Can Get It
Laura Osnes - Bonnie & Clyde
Bernadette Peters - Follies
Elena Roger - Evita

*All other eligible performers will be considered in the Featured Role category.

Come back on Tuesday, May 1 at 8:30 a.m. ET to watch our live video webcast of the 2012 Tony Nominations Announcement. Jim Parsons and past-winner Kristin Chenoweth will do the honors.

Note: All eligibility determinations are made exclusively by the Tony Awards Administration Committee.

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