Mike Nichols, Scott Rudin Win Tonys

Death Of A SalesmanDeath Of A SalesmanArthur Miller’s Death Of A Salesman added to Mike Nichols and Scott Rudin‘s previous Tony hauls, taking nods for best direction of a play for Nichols and best revival of a play for Rudin. Nichols and Rudin, who most recently won for last year’s best musical The Book of Mormon, now have won nine Tonys each. For his movie work Nichols was nominated five times for Oscars, winning best director for 1967′s The Graduate. Rudin has also been nominated for five Oscars, winning Best Picture for 2007′s No Country For Old Men. Once, a musical based on a 2006 Irish movie, took the award for best musical plus seven others out of 11 nominations. Newsies, based on the 1992 Disney movie musical of the same name, won awards for choreography and best original score written for the theatre.

Related: Mike Fleming Interviews Director Mike Nichols On ‘Death Of A Salesman’

Complete list of winners follows:

BEST PLAY
Clybourne Park (Author: Bruce Norris)

BEST MUSICAL
Once

BEST BOOK OF A MUSICAL
Once (Enda Walsh)

BEST ORIGINAL SCORE (MUSIC AND/OR LYRICS) WRITTEN FOR THE THEATRE
Newsies (Music: Alan Menken, Lyrics: Jack Feldman)

BEST REVIVAL OF A PLAY
Arthur Miller’s Death of a Salesman

BEST REVIVAL OF A MUSICAL
The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR IN A LEADING ROLE IN A PLAY
James Corden (One Man, Two Guvnors)

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS IN A LEADING ROLE IN A PLAY
Nina Arianda (Venus in Fur)

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR IN A LEADING ROLE IN A MUSICAL
Steve Kazee (Once)

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS IN A LEADING ROLE IN A MUSICAL
Audra McDonald (The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess)

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR IN A FEATURED ROLE IN A PLAY
Christian Borle (Peter and the Starcatcher)

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS IN A FEATURED ROLE IN A PLAY
Judith Light (Other Desert Cities)

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR IN A FEATURED ROLE IN A MUSICAL
Michael McGrath (Nice Work If You Can Get It)

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS IN A FEATURED ROLE IN A MUSICAL
Judy Kaye (Nice Work If You Can Get It)

BEST DIRECTION OF A PLAY
Mike Nichols (Arthur Miller’s Death of a Salesman)

BEST DIRECTION OF A MUSICAL
John Tiffany (Once)

BEST CHOREOGRAPHY
Christopher Gattelli (Newsies)

BEST ORCHESTRATIONS
Martin Lowe (Once)

BEST SCENIC DESIGN OF A PLAY
Donyale Werle (Peter and the Starcatcher)

BEST SCENIC DESIGN OF A MUSICAL
Bob Crowley (Once)

BEST COSTUME DESIGN OF A PLAY
Paloma Young (Peter and the Starcatcher)

BEST COSTUME DESIGN OF A MUSICAL
Gregg Barnes (Follies)

BEST LIGHTING DESIGN OF A PLAY
Jeff Croiter (Peter and the Starcatcher)

BEST LIGHTING DESIGN OF A MUSICAL
Natasha Katz (Once)

BEST SOUND DESIGN OF A PLAY
Darron L. West (Peter and the Starcatcher)

BEST SOUND DESIGN OF A MUSICAL
Clive Goodwin (Once)

SPECIAL TONY AWARD® FOR LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT IN THE THEATRE
Emanuel Azenberg

REGIONAL THEATRE AWARD
The Shakespeare Theatre Company, Washington, D.C.

ISABELLE STEVENSON AWARD
Bernadette Peters

SPECIAL TONY AWARD
Actors’ Equity Association, Hugh Jackman

TONY HONORS FOR EXCELLENCE IN THE THEATRE
Freddie Gershon, Artie Siccardi, TDF Open Doors

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