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Tisch Talent Touted at Tonys: Alumni Kazee, Arianda and Werle Take Trophies

The 66th Annual Tony Awards® were awarded Sunday, June 10. The awards, named for Antoinette Perry to memorialize her contributions to the high standards of American theatre, recognize achievement in live American theatre and are presented by the American Theatre Wing and The Broadway League. We salute the Tisch community members distinguishing themselves in the theatre community this year.


All photos: Mike Coppola (Getty Images) 2012.

Best Play
Clybourne Park, Dean's Council Member Daryl Roth, producer

Best Revival of a Play
Arthur Miller's Death of a Salesman, Dean's Council Member Scott Rudin, producer

Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play
Nina Arianda '09 (MFA, Acting), Venus in Fur [pictured above: 2]

Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical
Steve Kazee '05 (MFA, Acting), Once [pictured above: 1]

Best Costume Design of a Musical
Gregg Barnes '83 (BFA, Design), Follies [pictured above: 4]

Best Scenic Design of a Play
Donyale Werle '02 (MFA, Design), Peter and the Starcatcher [pictured above: 3]