Record number of SU alumni nominated for Tony Awards
June 11, 2012
Twelve Syracuse University alumni were nominated for 2012 Tony Awards which included 'Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role' and 'Best Original Score.'
Below is a list of alumni winners. Those asterisked won awards themselves as producers; the others produced shows that won awards.
*Van Dean (Producer of Gershwin’s Porgy and Bess, Evita, Bonnie and Clyde, and Gore Vidal’s The Best Man)
Best Revival of a Musical (Porgy and Bess)
Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical (Porgy and Bess)
Jack Feldman (Newsies)
Best Original Score (lyrics)
Jane Dubin (Producer of Peter and the Starcatcher)
Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play
Best Scenic Design of a Play
Best Sound Design of a Play
Best Costume Design of a Play
Best Lighting Design of a Play
*Daryl Roth (Producer of One Man, Two Guvnors and Clybourne Park)
Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play for One Man, Two Guvnors
Best Play for Clybourne Park
*Brian and Scott Zeilinger (Producers of Death of a Salesman)
Best Revival of a Play
Best Direction of a Play
This is an image taken on Friday, June 8th of our advertisement in the New York Times on page A10.
Congratulations to all of our talented alumni!