May 16, 2006

BREAKING NEWS: Jersey Boys Receives EIGHT Tony Nominations

May 16th, 2006

The 2006 Tony Nominations have been announced and Jersey Boys has garnered EIGHT nominations:

  • Best Musical
  • Best Book of a Musical–Marshall Brickman and Rick Elice
  • Best Performance by a Leading Actor in a Musical–John Lloyd Young
  • Best Performance by a Featured Actor in a Musical–Christian Hoff
  • Best Direction of a Musical–Des McAnuff
  • Best Orchestrations–Steve Orich
  • Best Scenic Design of a Musical–Klara Zieglerova
  • Best Lighting Design of a Musical–Howell Binkley

The Tony Awards will be broadcast in a live three-hour ceremony from Radio City Music Hall on the CBS television network Sunday, June 11, 2006.

Congratulations to the cast, crew, and creative team of Jersey Boys!


  1. Wow – Eight Tony nominations!! Will you be reporting live for all of us fans who can’t attend??

    Comment by JC — May 19, 2006 @ 11:51 am

  2. i can’t get to ny but jersey guys are the greatest! I’m from philly living in la. Absolutely 1000%elated for the success of the show – pure genius to stage Jersey Boys.
    will buy soundtrack.

    Comment by eileen peterson — June 4, 2006 @ 7:02 pm

  3. Howell (aka “Hal”) — Win that damned Tony so I can sell my “I’ve Called A Binkey Show” T-shirt on Ebay! Good luck from Los Angeles… via Winston.

    Comment by Robert Mellette — June 5, 2006 @ 5:21 pm

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