Read: 2011 Tony Award Nominations

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Former Tony winners Anika Noni Rose and Matthew Broderick announced the 2011 Tony Award nominations at the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts this morning.

A complete list of nominees, AFTER THE JUMP...

Best Musical
Catch Me If You Can
Sister Act
The Book of Mormon
The Scottsboro Boys

Best Play
Good People
Jerusalem
The Motherf**ker with the Hat
War Horse (photo above)

Best Revival of a Musical
Anything Goes
How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying

Best Revival of a Play
Arcadia
The Importance of Being Earnest
The Merchant of Venice
The Normal Heart

Best Performance by a Leading Actor in a Musical
Norbert Leo Butz, Catch Me If You Can
Josh Gad, The Book of Mormon
Joshua Henry, The Scottsboro Boys
Andrew Rannells, The Book of Mormon
Tony Sheldon, Priscilla Queen of the Desert

Best Performance by a Leading Actress in a Musical
Sutton Foster, Anything Goes
Beth Leavel, Baby It’s You
Patina Miller, Sister Act
Donna Murphy, The People in the Picture

Best Performance by a Featured Actor in a Musical
Colman Domingo, The Scottsboro Boys
Adam Godley, Anything Goes
John Larroquette, How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying
Forrest McClendon, The Scottsboro Boys
Rory O’Malley, The Book of Mormon

Best Performance by a Featured Actress in a Musical
Laura Benanti, Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown
Tammy Blanchard, How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying
Victoria Clark, Sister Act
Nikki M. James, The Book of Mormon
Patti LuPone, Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown

Best Performance by a Leading Actor in a Play
Brian Bedford, The Importance of Being Earnest
Bobby Cannavale, The Motherf**ker with the Hat
Joe Mantello, The Normal Heart
Al Pacino, The Merchant of Venice
Mark Rylance, Jerusalem

Best Performance by a Leading Actress in a Play
Nina Arianda, Born Yesterday
Frances McDormand, Good People
Lily Rabe, The Merchant of Venice
Vanessa Redgrave, Driving Miss Daisy
Hannah Yelland, Brief Encounter

Best Performance by a Featured Actor in a Play
Mackenzie Crook, Jerusalem
Billy Crudup, Arcadia
John Benjamin Hickey, The Normal Heart
Arian Moayed, Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo
Yul Vazquez, The Motherf**ker with the Hat

Best Performance by a Featured Actress in a Play
Ellen Barkin, The Normal Heart
Edie Falco, The House of Blue Leaves
Judith Light, Lombardi
Joanna Lumley, La Bete
Elizabeth Rodriguez, The Motherf**ker With the Hat

Best Director of a Musical
Rob Ashford, How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying
Kathleen Marshall, Anything Goes
Trey Parker & Casey Nicholaw, The Book of Mormon
Susan Stroman, The Scottsboro Boys

Best Director of a Play
Marianne Elliott and Tom Morris, War Horse
Joel Grey & George C. Wolfe, The Normal Heart
Anna D. Shapiro, The Motherf**ker with the Hat
Daniel Sullivan, The Merchant of Venice

Best Score
John Kander & Fred Ebb, The Scottsboro Boys
Robert Lopez, Trey Parker & Matt Stone, The Book of Mormon
Alan Menken & Glenn Slater, Sister Act
David Yazbek, Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown

Best Book
Robert Lopez, Trey Parker & Matt Stone, The Book of Mormon
Cheri Steinkellner, Bill Steinkellner & Douglas Carter Beane, Sister Act
David Thompson, The Scottsboro Boys
Alex Timbers, Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson

Best Choreography
Rob Ashford, How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying
Kathleen Marshall, Anything Goes
Casey Nicholaw, The Book of Mormon
Susan Stroman, The Scottsboro Boys

 

Posted May 3, 2011 at 8:59am ETC by Andy Towle
in New York, News, Theatre