|47th Tony Awards
|June 6, 1993
|Gershwin Theatre, New York City, New York
The 47th Annual Tony Awards was broadcast by CBS from the Gershwin Theatre in New York City on June 6, 1993. The host was Liza Minnelli.
The theme of the ceremony was to commemorate the 100th anniversary of theatre in Times Square, and the telecast opened with a new song, "Celebrate Broadway." The musical presentation was a "Sisters Medley" with sisters Liza Minnelli and Lorna Luft. The finale was Oklahoma!, with 1993 Tony Award winners and Company.
Presenters: Bea Arthur, Tom Bosley, Matthew Broderick, Ellen Burstyn, Diahann Carroll, Michael Crawford, Tyne Daly, Tammy Grimes, Marvin Hamlisch, Julie Harris, Gregory Hines, James Earl Jones, Agnes de Mille, Amanda Plummer, Jonathan Pryce, Mercedes Ruehl, Ron Silver, Lily Tomlin, Tommy Tune, Ben Vereen.
Performers: Barry Bostwick, Liza Minnelli, Bill Irwin, David Shiner, and cast members from Cats; Crazy For You; Falsettos, Guys and Dolls; Jelly's Last Jam; The Will Rogers Follies.
Musicals and Plays represented:
Winners are in bold
|Best Revival of a Play
|Best Book of a Musical
|Best Performance by a Leading Actor in a Play
|Best Performance by a Leading Actress in a Play
|Best Performance by a Leading Actor in a Musical
|Best Performance by a Leading Actress in a Musical
|Best Performance by a Featured Actor in a Play
|Best Performance by a Featured Actress in a Play
|Best Performance by a Featured Actor in a Musical
|Best Performance by a Featured Actress in a Musical
|Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre
|Best Direction of a Play
|Best Direction of a Musical
|Best Scenic Design
|Best Costume Design
|Best Lighting Design
These productions had multiple nominations:
The following productions received multiple awards.