| Tony Award for |
Best Stage Technician
|Awarded for||Best Stage Technician|
|Location||United States New York City|
|Presented by||American Theatre Wing The Broadway League|
|Currently held by||Solly Pernick for Mr. President (1963)|
The Tony Award for Best Stage Technician was awarded to acknowledge the contributions of stage technicians in both musicals and plays. The award was first given in 1948 and last presented in 1963.
2nd Tony Awards
3rd Tony Awards
4th Tony Awards
|Joe Lynn||Miss Liberty|
5th Tony Awards
|Richard Raven||The Autumn Garden|
6th Tony Awards
|Peter Feller||Call Me Madam|
7th Tony Awards
|Abe Kurnit||Wish You Were Here|
8th Tony Awards
9th Tony Awards
|Richard Rodda||Peter Pan|
10th Tony Awards
|Harry Green||Damn Yankees|
|Middle of the Night|
11th Tony Awards
|Howard McDonald (posthumous)||Major Barbara|
12th Tony Awards
|Harry Romar||Time Remembered|
13th Tony Awards
|Sam Knapp||The Music Man|
14th Tony Awards
|John Walters||The Miracle Worker|
15th Tony Awards
|Teddy Van Bemmel||Becket|
16th Tony Awards
17th Tony Awards
|Solly Pernick||Mr. President|
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