2006 Tony (Antoinette Perry) Awards

Updated September 9, 2022 | Infoplease Staff

The Tony Awards, honoring distinguished achievement in Broadway theater, were presented on June 11, 2006.

Play: The History Boys
Musical: Jersey Boys
Revival—Play: Awake and Sing!
Revival—Musical: The Pajama Game
Actor—Play: Richard Griffiths, The History Boys
Actress—Play: Cynthia Nixon, Rabbit Hole
Actor—Musical: John Lloyd Young, Jersey Boys
Actress—Musical: LaChanze, The Color Purple
Featured Actor—Play: Ian McDiarmid, Faith Healer
Featured Actress—Play: Frances de la Tour, The History Boys
Featured Actor—Musical: Christian Hoff, Jersey Boys
Featured Actress—Musical: Beth Leavel, The Drowsy Chaperone
Director—Play: Nicholas Hytner, The History Boys
Director—Musical: John Doyle, Sweeney Todd
Book—Musical: Bob Martin and Don McKellar, The Drowsy Chaperone
Score—Musical: Lisa Lambert and Greg Morrison, The Drowsy Chaperone
Orchestration: Ted Sperling, Adam Guettel, and Bruce Coughlin, The Light in the Piazza
Scenic Designer—Play: Bob Crowley, The History Boys
Scenic Designer—Musical: David Gallo, The Drowsy Chaperone
Costume Designer—Play: Catherine Zuber, Awake and Sing!
Costume Designer—Musical: Gregg Barnes, The Drowsy Chaperone
Choreographer: Kathleen Marshall, The Pajama Game
Lighting Designer—Play: Mark Henderson, The History Boys
Lighting Designer—Musical: Howell Binkley, Jersey Boys
Special Award: Harold Prince, for lifetime achievement
Special Award: Sarah Jones
Regional Theatre: Intiman Theatre, Seattle, Wash.

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