In the past decade, 16 performers have won a Tony Award for their debut work on stage in a Broadway musical or play.
From Catherine Zeta-Jones in A Little Night Music and Cynthia Erivo in The Color Purple to Eddie Redmayne in Red and Daveed Diggs in Hamilton, take a look at the performers who earned Tony Awards for their Broadway debut performances.
As previously announced
, the Broadway League and American Theatre Wing
have secured a date for the 74th annual Tony Awards. The ceremony will take place September 26 in a four-hour celebration spread across two separate televised events.As Broadway remains dark due to the coronavirus pandemic, the ceremony returns to celebrate an abbreviated theatrical season.