Tony Award for Best Revival of a Play

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Tony Award for
Best Revival of a Play
Awarded forBest Revival of a Play
Location New York City
Presented by American Theatre Wing The Broadway League
Currently held by The Boys in the Band by Mart Crowley (2019)

The Tony Award for Best Revival of a Play has only been awarded since 1994. Prior to that, plays and musicals were considered together for the Tony Award for Best Revival. The award is given to the best non-musical play that has appeared on Broadway in a previous production. The award goes to the producers of the play.


Winners and nominees

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48th Tony Awards
An Inspector Calls J. B. Priestley
Abe Lincoln in Illinois Robert E. Sherwood
Medea Euripides
Timon of Athens William Shakespeare
49th Tony Awards
The Heiress Augustus Goetz and Ruth Goetz
Hamlet William Shakespeare
The Molière Comedies Molière
The Rose Tattoo Tennessee Williams
50th Tony Awards
A Delicate Balance Edward Albee
A Midsummer Night's Dream William Shakespeare
Inherit the Wind Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. Lee
51st Tony Awards
A Doll's House Henrik Ibsen
London Assurance Dion Boucicault
Present Laughter Noël Coward
The Gin Game Donald L. Coburn
52nd Tony Awards
A View from the Bridge Arthur Miller
Ah, Wilderness! Eugene O'Neill
The Chairs Eugène Ionesco
The Diary of Anne Frank Frances Goodrich and Albert Hackett
53rd Tony Awards
Death of a Salesman Arthur Miller
Electra Sophocles
The Iceman Cometh Eugene O'Neill
Twelfth Night William Shakespeare


54th Tony Awards
The Real Thing Tom Stoppard
Amadeus Peter Shaffer
A Moon for the Misbegotten Eugene O'Neill
The Price Arthur Miller
55th Tony Awards
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest Dale Wasserman
Betrayal Harold Pinter
The Best Man Gore Vidal
The Search for Signs of Intelligent Life in the Universe Jane Wagner
56th Tony Awards
Private Lives Noël Coward
The Crucible Arthur Miller
Morning's at Seven Paul Osborn
Noises Off Michael Frayn
57th Tony Awards
Long Day's Journey into Night Eugene O'Neill
A Day in the Death of Joe Egg Peter Nichols
Dinner at Eight Edna Ferber and George S. Kaufman
Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune Terrence McNally
58th Tony Awards
Henry IV William Shakespeare
Jumpers Tom Stoppard
King Lear William Shakespeare
A Raisin in the Sun Lorraine Hansberry
59th Tony Awards
Glengarry Glen Ross David Mamet
On Golden Pond Ernest Thompson
Twelve Angry Men Reginald Rose
Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? Edward Albee
60th Tony Awards
Awake and Sing! Clifford Odets
The Constant Wife W. Somerset Maugham
Faith Healer Brian Friel
Seascape Edward Albee
61st Tony Awards
Journey's End R. C. Sherriff
Inherit the Wind Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. Lee
Talk Radio Eric Bogosian
Translations Brian Friel
62nd Tony Awards
Boeing-Boeing Marc Camoletti
The Homecoming Harold Pinter
Les Liaisons Dangereuses Christopher Hampton
Macbeth William Shakespeare
63rd Tony Awards
The Norman Conquests Alan Ayckbourn
Joe Turner's Come and Gone August Wilson
Mary Stuart Friedrich Schiller
Waiting for Godot Samuel Beckett


64th Tony Awards
Fences August Wilson
Lend Me a Tenor Ken Ludwig
The Royal Family Edna Ferber and George S. Kaufman
A View from the Bridge Arthur Miller
65th Tony Awards
The Normal Heart Larry Kramer
Arcadia Tom Stoppard
The Importance of Being Earnest Oscar Wilde
The Merchant of Venice William Shakespeare
66th Tony Awards
Death of a Salesman Arthur Miller
The Best Man Gore Vidal
Master Class Terrence McNally
Wit Margaret Edson
67th Tony Awards
Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? Edward Albee
Golden Boy Clifford Odets
Orphans Lyle Kessler
The Trip to Bountiful Horton Foote
68th Tony Awards
A Raisin in the Sun Lorraine Hansberry
The Cripple of Inishmaan Martin McDonagh
The Glass Menagerie Tennessee Williams
Twelfth Night William Shakespeare
69th Tony Awards
Skylight David Hare
The Elephant Man Bernard Pomerance
This Is Our Youth Kenneth Lonergan
You Can't Take It With You Moss Hart and George S. Kaufman
70th Tony Awards
A View from the Bridge Arthur Miller
Blackbird David Harrower
The Crucible Arthur Miller
Long Day's Journey Into Night Eugene O'Neill
Noises Off Michael Frayn
71st Tony Awards
Jitney August Wilson
The Little Foxes Lillian Hellman
Present Laughter Noël Coward
Six Degrees of Separation John Guare
72nd Tony Awards
Angels in America Tony Kushner
The Iceman Cometh Eugene O'Neill
Lobby Hero Kenneth Lonergan
Three Tall Women Edward Albee
Travesties Tom Stoppard
73rd Tony Awards
The Boys in the Band Mart Crowley
All My Sons Arthur Miller
Burn This Lanford Wilson
Torch Song Harvey Fierstein
The Waverly Gallery Kenneth Lonergan


74th Tony Awards
Betrayal Harold Pinter
Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune Terrence McNally
A Soldier's Play Charles Fuller

Award records

Multiple wins

2 Wins

Multiple nominations

3 Nominations
2 Nominations

Multiple author wins

4 Wins
2 Wins

Multiple author nominations

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