Eligibility for the 2020 Tony Awards have been announced

Even though the coronavirus pandemic has held Broadway shuttered for the superior aspect of the 2019-2020 season, the Tony Awards exhibit ought to go on — nearly — and with much less productions qualifying for consideration.

Only eighteen reveals and plays certified for this year’s award exhibit, a significant fall from final year’s 34 eligible productions, and so quite a few of the classes have shrunken according to TimeOut.

“Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the procedures have been modified for just one-time only to guarantee broad recognition of exceptional get the job done that transpired in the course of the abbreviated Broadway season even though also safeguarding the integrity of the Award,” the Tony Awards Attendance Committee stated in a assertion.

Performance and resourceful classes will be taken care of in a similar method to how exhibit classes have been taken care of in the past couple yrs.”

Generally, every classification would have four to five nominees, but because of to the simple fact that quite a few reveals did not get a likelihood to open up the committee will be capping the classification at a few.

The only reveals that are eligible for the 2020 Tony Awards are:

  • Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune
  • Moulin Rouge! The Musical
  • Sea Wall/A Lifetime
  • Betrayal
  • The Height of the Storm
  • The Good Culture
  • Slave Play
  • Linda Vista
  • The Rose Tattoo
  • The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical
  • The Sound Inside of
  • Tina – The Tina Turner Musical
  • The Inheritance
  • A Xmas Carol
  • Jagged Minor Tablet
  • My Title is Lucy Barton
  • A Soldier’s Play
  • Grand Horizons

This sort of reveals as “Six” and “West Facet Story,” which below regular situations would have been regarded as, have been not found by more than enough Tony committee customers and therefore have been not eligible to contend.