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| website = TonyAwards.com}}The Tony Award for Best Musical is given annually to the best new Broadway musical, as determined by Tony Award voters. The award is one of the ceremony's longest-standing awards, having been presented each year since 1949. The award goes to the producers of the winning musical. A musical is eligible for consideration in a given year if it has not previously been produced on Broadway and is not "determined... to be a 'classic' or in the historical or popular repertoire", otherwise it may be considered for Best Revival of a Musical.Staff (undated). "Rules & Voting". tonyawards.com. Retrieved September 13, 2013.Best Musical is the final award presented at the Tony Awards ceremony. Excerpts from the musicals that are nominated for this award are usually performed during the ceremony before this award is presented. This is a list of winners and nominations for the Tony Award for Best Musical.weblink titleBroadway Awards Search {{!, IBDB|websitewww.ibdb.com|access-date2019-05-04}}">

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† marks winners of the annual Pulitzer Prize for Drama.{{legend|#B0C4DE|indicates the winner}}

1940s{| class"wikitable" style"width:100%; text-align:center;"

style="background:#bebebe;"! style="width:11%;"| Year! style="width:24%;"| Musical! style="width:22%;"| Book! style="width:22%;"| Music! style="width:22%;"| Lyrics 1949{{small|3rd Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"| Kiss Me, KateSamuel and Bella Spewack>Bella & Samuel Spewack Cole Porter style"background:#bebebe;"">

1950s{| class"wikitable" style"width:100%; text-align:center;" style"background:#bebebe;"

! style="width:11%;"| Year! style="width:24%;"| Musical! style="width:22%;"| Book! style="width:22%;"| Music! style="width:22%;"| Lyrics 1950{{small|4th Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"South Pacific (musical)>South Pacific †| Oscar Hammerstein II & Joshua Logan| Richard Rodgers| Hammerstein 1951{{small|5th Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"| Guys and Dolls| Abe Burrows & Jo Swerling Frank Loesser 1952{{small|6th Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"| The King and I| Oscar Hammerstein II| Richard Rodgers| Hammerstein 1953{{small|7th Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"| Wonderful Town| Jerome Chodorov & Joseph Fields | Leonard Bernstein| Betty Comden & Adolph Green 1954{{small|8th Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"Kismet (musical)>Kismet| Luther Davis & Charles Lederer| Alexander BorodinGeorge Forrest (author)>Chet Forrest & Bob Wright 1955{{small|9th Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"| The Pajama Game| George Abbott & Richard Pike Bissell Richard Adler & Jerry Ross 1956{{small|10th Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"| Damn Yankees| George Abbott & Douglass Wallop| Richard AdlerJerry Ross (composer)>Jerry RossPipe Dream (musical)>Pipe Dream| Oscar Hammerstein II| Richard Rodgers| Hammerstein 1957{{small|11th Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"| My Fair Lady| Alan Jay Lerner| Frederick Loewe| LernerBells Are Ringing (musical)>Bells Are Ringing| Betty Comden & Adolph Green| Jule Styne| Comden & GreenCandide (operetta)>Candide| Lillian Hellman| Leonard Bernstein| Richard Wilbur| The Most Happy Fella Frank Loesser 1958{{small|12th Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"| The Music Man| Franklin Lacey & Meredith Willson Willson| West Side Story| Arthur Laurents| Leonard Bernstein| Stephen Sondheim| New Girl in Town| George Abbott Bob Merrill| Oh, Captain!| José Ferrer & Al Morgan Ray Evans & Jay Livingston Jamaica (musical)>Jamaica| Yip Harburg & Fred Saidy| Harold Arlen| Harburg 1959{{small|13th Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"Redhead (musical)>RedheadDorothy Fields>Dorothy, Herbert Fields, David Shaw & Sidney Sheldon| Albert Hague| D. Fields| Flower Drum Song| Joseph Fields & Oscar Hammerstein II| Richard Rodgers| Hammerstein| La Plume de Ma Tante| Robert Dhéry| Gérard Calvi| Ross Parker style"background:#bebebe;"">

1960s{| class"wikitable" style"width:100%; text-align:center;" style"background:#bebebe;"

! style="width:11%;"| Year! style="width:24%;"| Musical! style="width:22%;"| Book! style="width:22%;"| Music! style="width:22%;"| Lyrics 1960{{small|14th Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"| The Sound of Music| Russel Crouse & Howard Lindsay| Richard Rodgers| Oscar Hammerstein II style="background:#B0C4DE"| Fiorello! †| George Abbott & Jerome Weidman| Jerry Bock| Sheldon HarnickGypsy (musical)>Gypsy| Arthur Laurents| Jule Styne| Stephen Sondheim| Once Upon a Mattress| Marshall Barer, Dean Fuller & Jay Thompson| Mary Rodgers| Barer| Take Me AlongBob Russell (songwriter)>Bob Russell & Joseph Stein Bob Merrill 1961{{small|15th Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"| Bye Bye BirdieMichael Stewart (playwright)>Michael Stewart| Charles Strouse| Lee AdamsDo Re Mi (musical)>Do Re Mi| Garson Kanin| Jule Styne| Betty Comden & Adolph GreenIrma La Douce (musical)>Irma La Douce| Alexandre Breffort, David Heneker, Julian More & Monty Norman| Marguerite Monnot| Breffort, Heneker, More & Norman 1962{{small|16th Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying (musical)>How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying †| Abe Burrows, Willie Gilbert & Jack Weinstock Frank Loesser| Carnival!Helen Deutsch & Michael Stewart (playwright)>Michael Stewart Bob MerrillMilk and Honey (musical)>Milk and Honey| Don Appell Jerry Herman| No Strings| Samuel A. Taylor Richard Rodgers 1963{{small|17th Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"| A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum| Larry Gelbart & Burt Shevelove Stephen SondheimLittle Me (musical)>Little Me| Neil Simon| Cy Coleman| Carolyn Leigh| Oliver! Lionel Bart| Stop the World – I Want to Get Off Leslie Bricusse & Anthony Newley 1964{{small|18th Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"Hello, Dolly! (musical)>Hello, Dolly!Michael Stewart (playwright)>Michael Stewart Jerry HermanFunny Girl (musical)>Funny Girl| Isobel Lennart| Jule Styne| Bob MerrillHigh Spirits (musical)>High Spirits Timothy Gray & Hugh Martin | She Loves Me| Joe Masteroff| Jerry Bock| Sheldon Harnick 1965{{small|19th Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"| Fiddler on the Roof| Joseph Stein| Jerry Bock| Sheldon HarnickGolden Boy (musical)>Golden BoyWilliam Gibson (playwright)>William Gibson & Clifford Odets| Charles Strouse| Lee Adams| Half a Sixpence| Beverley Cross David Heneker| Oh, What a Lovely War!| Joan Littlewood & Theatre Workshop Various 1966{{small|20th Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"| Man of La Mancha| Dale Wasserman| Mitch Leigh| Joe DarionMame (musical)>MameJerome Lawrence & Robert E. Lee (writer)>Robert E. Lee Jerry HermanSkyscraper (musical)>Skyscraper| Peter Stone| Jimmy Van Heusen| Sammy Cahn| Sweet Charity| Neil Simon| Cy Coleman| Dorothy Fields 1967{{small|21st Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"Cabaret (musical)>Cabaret| Joe Masteroff| John Kander| Fred Ebb| I Do! I Do!Tom Jones (writer)>Tom Jones| Harvey Schmidt| Jones| The Apple Tree| Jerry Bock & Sheldon Harnick| Bock| Harnick| Walking Happy| Ketti Frings & Roger O. Hirson| Jimmy Van Heusen| Sammy Cahn 1968{{small|22nd Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"| Hallelujah, Baby!| Arthur Laurents| Jule Styne| Betty Comden & Adolph GreenThe Happy Time (musical)>The Happy Time| N. Richard Nash| John Kander| Fred Ebb| How Now, Dow Jones| Max Shulman| Elmer Bernstein| Carolyn Leigh| Illya Darling| Jules Dassin| Manos Hatzidakis| Joe Darion 1969{{small|23rd Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"1776 (musical)>1776| Peter Stone Sherman EdwardsHair (musical)>Hair| James Rado & Gerome Ragni| Galt MacDermot| RadoPromises, Promises (musical)>Promises, Promises| Neil Simon| Burt Bacharach| Hal DavidZorba (musical)>Zorba| Joseph Stein| John Kander| Fred Ebb style"background:#bebebe;"">

1970s{| class"wikitable" style"width:100%; text-align:center;" style"background:#bebebe;"

! style="width:11%;"| Year! style="width:24%;"| Musical! style="width:22%;"| Book! style="width:22%;"| Music! style="width:22%;"| Lyrics 1970{{small|24th Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"Applause (musical)>Applause| Betty Comden & Adolph Green| Charles Strouse| Lee AdamsCoco (musical)>Coco| Alan Jay Lerner| André Previn| Lerner| PurlieOssie Davis, Philip Rose (theatrical producer)>Philip Rose & Peter Udell| Gary Geld| Udell 1971{{small|25th Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"Company (musical)>Company| George Furth Stephen Sondheim| The Me Nobody Knows| Stephen M. Joseph, Robert H. Livingston & Herb Schapiro | Gary William Friedman| Will HoltThe Rothschilds (musical)>The Rothschilds| Sherman Yellen| Jerry Bock| Sheldon Harnick 1972{{small|26th Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"Two Gentlemen of Verona (musical)>Two Gentlemen of Verona| John Guare & Mel Shapiro| Galt MacDermot| Guare| Ain't Supposed to Die a Natural Death Block| Follies| James Goldman Stephen SondheimGrease (musical)>Grease Warren Casey & Jim Jacobs 1973{{small|27th Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"| A Little Night Music| Hugh Wheeler Stephen Sondheim| Don't Bother Me, I Can't Cope Micki GrantPippin (musical)>Pippin| Bob Fosse & Roger O. Hirson Stephen SchwartzSugar (musical)>Sugar| Peter Stone| Jule Styne| Bob Merrill 1974{{small|28th Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"Raisin (musical)>Raisin| Robert Nemiroff & Charlotte Zaltzberg| Judd Woldin| Robert Brittan| Over Here!| Will Holt Sherman BrothersSeesaw (musical)>SeesawMichael Bennett (theater)>Michael Bennett| Cy Coleman| Dorothy Fields 1975{{small|29th Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"| The WizWilliam F. Brown (writer)>William F. Brown Charlie Smalls| Mack & MabelMichael Stewart (playwright)>Michael Stewart Jerry HermanThe Lieutenant (musical)>The Lieutenant Gene Curty, Nitra Scharfman & Chuck StrandShenandoah (musical)>ShenandoahJames Lee Barrett, Philip Rose (theatrical producer)>Philip Rose & Peter Udell | Gary Geld| Udell 1976{{small|30th Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"| A Chorus Line †| James Kirkwood Jr. & Nicholas Dante| Marvin HamlischEdward Kleban>Ed Kleban| Bubbling Brown Sugar| Loften Mitchell VariousChicago (musical)>Chicago| Fred Ebb & Bob Fosse| John Kander| Ebb| Pacific Overtures| John Weidman Stephen Sondheim 1977{{small|31st Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"Annie (musical)>AnnieThomas Meehan (writer)>Thomas Meehan| Charles Strouse| Martin CharninHappy End (musical)>Happy End| Elisabeth Hauptmann| Kurt Weill| Bertolt Brecht| I Love My WifeMichael Stewart (playwright)>Michael Stewart| Cy Coleman| Stewart| Side by Side by Sondheim| {{n/a}} Stephen Sondheim 1978{{small|32nd Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"Ain't Misbehavin' (musical)>Ain't Misbehavin'|Murray Horwitz & Richard Maltby Jr.| Fats Waller| Various| Dancin'| {{n/a}} Various| On the Twentieth Century| Betty Comden & Adolph Green| Cy Coleman| Comden & GreenRunaways (musical)>Runaways Elizabeth Swados 1979{{small|33rd Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"| (Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street)| Hugh Wheeler Stephen SondheimBallroom (musical)>Ballroom| Jerome Kass| Billy GoldenbergAlan and Marilyn Bergman>Alan & Marilyn Bergman| The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas| Larry L. King & Peter Masterson Carol Hall| They're Playing Our Song| Neil Simon| Marvin Hamlisch| Carole Bayer Sager style"background:#bebebe;"">

1980s{| class"wikitable" style"width:100%; text-align:center;" style"background:#bebebe;"

! style="width:11%;"| Year! style="width:24%;"| Musical! style="width:22%;"| Book! style="width:22%;"| Music! style="width:22%;"| Lyrics 1980{{small|34th Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"Evita (musical)>Evita| Tim Rice| Andrew Lloyd Webber| Rice| A Day in Hollywood / A Night in the Ukraine| Dick Vosburgh| Frank Lazarus| VosburghBarnum (musical)>Barnum| Mark Bramble| Cy ColemanMichael Stewart (playwright)>Michael StewartSugar Babies (musical)>Sugar Babies| Ralph G. Allen| Jimmy McHugh| Al Dubin & Dorothy Fields 1981{{small|35th Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"42nd Street (musical)>42nd StreetMark Bramble & Michael Stewart (playwright)>Michael Stewart| Harry Warren| Al Dubin| Sophisticated Ladies| Donald McKayle| Duke Ellington| Various| Tintypes| Mel Marvin & Gary Pearle VariousWoman of the Year (musical)>Woman of the Year| Peter Stone| John Kander| Fred Ebb 1982{{small|36th Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"Nine (musical)>Nine| Arthur Kopit Maury Yeston| Dreamgirls| Tom Eyen| Henry Krieger| Eyen| Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat| Tim Rice| Andrew Lloyd Webber| Rice| Pump Boys and Dinettes John Foley, Mark Hardwick, Debra Monk, Cass Morgan, John Schimmel & Jim Wann 1983{{small|37th Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"Cats (musical)>Cats| T. S. Eliot| Andrew Lloyd Webber| Eliot & Trevor NunnBlues in the Night (musical)>Blues in the Night| {{n/a}} VariousMerlin (musical)>Merlin| Richard Levinson & William Link| Elmer BernsteinDon Black (lyricist)>Don BlackMy One and Only (musical)>My One and Only| Timothy S. Mayer & Peter Stone| George Gershwin| Ira Gershwin 1984{{small|38th Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"La Cage aux Folles (musical)>La Cage aux Folles| Harvey Fierstein Jerry HermanBaby (musical)>Baby| Sybille Pearson| David Shire| Richard Maltby Jr.| Sunday in the Park with George †| James Lapine Stephen Sondheim| The Tap Dance KidCharles Blackwell (music producer)>Charles Blackwell| Henry Krieger| Robert Lorick 1985{{small|39th Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"Big River (musical)>Big River| William Hauptman Roger MillerGrind (musical)>Grind| Fay KaninLarry Grossman (composer)>Larry Grossman| Ellen FitzhughLeader of the Pack (musical)>Leader of the Pack| Anne Beatts| Ellie Greenwich| VariousQuilters (musical)>Quilters| Barbara Damashek & Molly Newman Damashek 1986{{small|40th Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"Drood>The Mystery of Edwin Drood Rupert HolmesBig Deal (musical)>Big Deal| Bob Fosse Various| Song and Dance| {{n/a}}| Andrew Lloyd WebberDon Black (lyricist)>Don BlackTango Argentino (musical)>Tango Argentino| {{n/a}} Various 1987{{small|41st Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"Les Misérables (musical)>Les Misérables| Alain Boublil & Claude-Michel Schönberg | Schönberg| Herbert Kretzmer| Me and My Girl| Douglas Furber & L. Arthur Rose| Noel Gay| Furber & RoseRags (musical)>Rags| Joseph Stein| Charles StrouseStephen Schwartz (composer)>Stephen Schwartz| Starlight Express| {{n/a}}| Andrew Lloyd Webber| Richard Stilgoe 1988{{small|42nd Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"The Phantom of the Opera (1986 musical)>The Phantom of the Opera| Richard Stilgoe & Andrew Lloyd Webber| WebberCharles Hart (lyricist)>Charles Hart| Into the Woods| James Lapine Stephen Sondheim| Romance/Romance| Barry Harman| Keith Herrmann| HarmanSarafina! (musical)>Sarafina! Mbongeni Ngema 1989{{small|43rd Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"| Jerome Robbins' Broadway| N/A VariousBlack and Blue (musical)>Black and Blue| {{n/a}} Various| Starmites| Barry Keating & Stuart Ross Keating style"background:#bebebe;"">

1990s{| class"wikitable" style"width:100%; text-align:center;" style"background:#bebebe;"

! style="width:11%;"| Year! style="width:24%;"| Musical! style="width:22%;"| Book! style="width:22%;"| Music! style="width:22%;"| Lyrics 1990{{small|44th Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"City of Angels (musical)>City of Angels| Larry Gelbart| Cy Coleman| David Zippel| Aspects of Love Andrew Lloyd WebberDon Black (lyricist)>Don Black & Charles HartGrand Hotel (musical)>Grand Hotel| Luther Davis George Forrest (author), Robert Wright (writer)>Bob Wright & Maury YestonMeet Me in St. Louis (musical)>Meet Me in St. Louis| Hugh Wheeler Ralph Blane & Hugh Martin 1991{{small|45th Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"| The Will Rogers Follies| Peter Stone| Cy Coleman| Betty Comden & Adolph Green| Miss Saigon| Alain Boublil & Claude-Michel Schönberg| Schönberg| Boublil & Richard Maltby Jr.| Once on This Island| Lynn Ahrens| Stephen Flaherty| AhrensThe Secret Garden (musical)>The Secret Garden| Marsha Norman| Lucy Simon| Norman 1992{{small|46th Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"Crazy for You (musical)>Crazy for You| Ken Ludwig| George Gershwin| Ira Gershwin| Falsettos| William Finn & James Lapine Finn| Five Guys Named Moe| Clarke Peters Various| Jelly's Last Jam| George C. Wolfe| Jelly Roll Morton| Susan Birkenhead 1993{{small|47th Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"Kiss of the Spider Woman (musical)>Kiss of the Spider Woman| Terrence McNally| John Kander| Fred EbbBlood Brothers (musical)>Blood Brothers Willy RussellThe Goodbye Girl (musical)>The Goodbye Girl| Neil Simon| Marvin Hamlisch| David Zippel| The Who's Tommy| Des McAnuff & Pete Townshend Townshend 1994{{small|48th Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"Passion (musical)>Passion| James Lapine Stephen Sondheim| A Grand Night for Singing| Walter Bobbie| Richard Rodgers| Oscar Hammerstein IIBeauty and the Beast (musical)>Beauty and the Beast| Linda Woolverton| Alan Menken| Howard Ashman & Tim Rice| (Cyrano: The Musical)| Koen van Dijk| Ad van Dijk| K. van Dijk 1995{{small|49th Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"Sunset Boulevard (musical)>Sunset BoulevardChristopher Hampton & Don Black (lyricist)>Don Black| Andrew Lloyd Webber| Hampton & Black| Smokey Joe's Cafe| {{n/a}} Jerry Leiber & Mike Stoller 1996{{small|50th Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"Rent (musical)>Rent † Jonathan Larson| Bring in 'da Noise, Bring in 'da Funk| Reg E. Gaines| Ann Duquesnay, Zane Mark & Daryl Waters| Duquesnay, Gaines & George C. Wolfe Chronicle of a Death Foretold (musical)>Chronicle of a Death Foretold| Graciela Daniele & Jim Lewis| Bob Telson| Daniele & LewisSwinging on a Star (musical)>Swinging on a Star| Michael Leeds| VariousJohnny Burke (lyricist)>Johnny Burke 1997{{small|51st Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"Titanic (musical)>Titanic| Peter Stone Maury Yeston(Juan Darién: A Carnival Mass>Juan Darien)| Elliot Goldenthal & Julie Taymor GoldenthalSteel Pier (musical)>Steel PierDavid Thompson (writer)>David Thompson| John Kander| Fred EbbThe Life (musical)>The Life| Cy Coleman, David Newman & Ira Gasman| Coleman| Gasman 1998{{small|52nd Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"The Lion King (musical)>The Lion King| Roger Allers & Irene Mecchi| Elton John| Tim Rice| Side ShowBill Russell (lyricist)>Bill Russell| Henry Krieger| RussellThe Scarlet Pimpernel (musical)>The Scarlet Pimpernel| Nan Knighton| Frank Wildhorn| KnightonRagtime (musical)>Ragtime| Terrence McNally| Stephen Flaherty| Lynn Ahrens 1999{{small|53rd Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"Fosse (musical)>Fosse| N/A VariousThe Civil War (musical)>The Civil War| Gregory Boyd & Frank Wildhorn| Wildhorn| Jack Murphy| It Ain't Nothin' But the BluesLita Gaithers, Randal Myler, Ron Taylor (actor)>Ron Taylor & Dan Wheetman VariousParade (musical)>Parade| Alfred Uhry Jason Robert Brown style"background:#bebebe;"">

2000s{| class"wikitable" style"width:100%; text-align:center;" style"background:#bebebe;"

! style="width:11%;"| Year! style="width:24%;"| Musical! style="width:22%;"| Book! style="width:22%;"| Music! style="width:22%;"| Lyrics 2000{{small|54th Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"Contact (musical)>Contact| John Weidman Various| James Joyce's The DeadRichard Nelson (playwright)>Richard Nelson| Shaun Davey| Davey & Nelson| Swing!| Paul Kelley VariousThe Wild Party (LaChiusa musical)>The Wild Party| Michael John LaChiusa & George C. WolfeLaChiusa 2001{{small|55th Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"The Producers (musical)>The ProducersMel Brooks & Thomas Meehan (Writer)>Thomas Meehan Brooks| A Class Act| Linda Kline & Lonny Price Ed KlebanThe Full Monty (musical)>The Full Monty| Terrence McNally David YazbekJane Eyre (musical)>Jane EyreJohn Caird (director)>John Caird| Paul Gordon| Caird & Gordon 2002{{small|56th Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"Thoroughly Modern Millie (musical)>Thoroughly Modern Millie| Richard Morris & Dick Scanlan| Jeanine Tesori| Scanlan| Mamma Mia!Catherine Johnson (playwright)>Catherine Johnson Benny Andersson & Björn UlvaeusSweet Smell of Success (musical)>Sweet Smell of Success| John Guare| Marvin Hamlisch| Craig Carnelia| Urinetown| Greg KotisMark Hollmann>Mark Hollman| Hollmann & Kotis 2003{{small|57th Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"Hairspray (musical)>HairsprayThomas Meehan (Writer)>Thomas Meehan & Mark O'Donnell| Marc Shaiman| Shaiman & Scott Wittman Amour (musical)>Amour| Jeremy Sams & Didier Van Cauwelaert| Michel Legrand|Sams & Van Cauwelaert| A Year with Frog and Toad| Willie Reale| Robert Reale| W. RealeMovin' Out (musical)>Movin' Out| Twyla Tharp Billy Joel 2004{{small|58th Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"| Avenue Q| Jeff Whitty Robert Lopez & Jeff Marx| The Boy from Oz| Martin Sherman Peter Allen| Caroline, or Change| Tony Kushner| Jeanine Tesori| KushnerWicked (musical)>Wicked| Winnie Holzman Stephen Schwartz 2005{{small|59th Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"| Spamalot| Eric Idle| John Du Prez & Idle| IdleThe Light in the Piazza (musical)>The Light in the Piazza| Craig Lucas Adam GuettelDirty Rotten Scoundrels (musical)>Dirty Rotten Scoundrels| Jeffrey Lane David Yazbek| The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee| Rachel Sheinkin William Finn 2006{{small|60th Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"| Jersey Boys| Marshall Brickman & Rick Elice Bob Crewe & Bob GaudioThe Color Purple (musical)>The Color Purple| Marsha Norman Stephen Bray, Brenda Russell & Allee Willis| The Drowsy ChaperoneBob Martin (comedian)>Bob Martin & Don McKellar Lisa Lambert & Greg MorrisonThe Wedding Singer (musical)>The Wedding Singer| Chad Beguelin & Tim Herlihy| Matthew Sklar| Beguelin 2007{{small|61st Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"Spring Awakening (musical)>Spring Awakening| Steven Sater| Duncan Sheik| SaterCurtains (musical)>Curtains| Rupert Holmes| John Kander| Fred EbbGrey Gardens (musical)>Grey Gardens| Doug Wright| Scott Frankel| Michael KorieMary Poppins (musical)>Mary Poppins| Julian Fellowes Anthony Drewe, Sherman Brothers & George Stiles 2008{{small|62nd Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"| In the Heights| Quiara Alegría Hudes Lin-Manuel MirandaCry-Baby (musical)>Cry-BabyThomas Meehan (writer)>Thomas Meehan & Mark O'Donnell| Adam Schlesinger| David JaverbaumPassing Strange (musical)>Passing StrangeStew (musician)>Stew| Heidi Rodewald & Stew| StewXanadu (musical)>Xanadu| Douglas Carter Beane John Farrar & Jeff Lynne 2009{{small|63rd Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"| Billy Elliot the MusicalLee Hall (playwright)>Lee Hall| Elton John| Hall| Next to Normal †| Brian YorkeyTom Kitt (musician)>Tom Kitt| YorkeyRock of Ages (musical)>Rock of Ages| Chris D'Arienzo Various| Shrek The Musical| David Lindsay-Abaire| Jeanine Tesori| Lindsay-Abaire style"background:#bebebe;"">

2010s{| class"wikitable" style"width:100%; text-align:center;" style"background:#bebebe;"

! style="width:11%;"| Year! style="width:24%;"| Musical! style="width:22%;"| Book! style="width:22%;"| Music! style="width:22%;"| Lyrics 2010{{small|64th Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"Memphis (musical)>Memphis| Joe DiPietro| David Bryan| Bryan & DiPietroAmerican Idiot (musical)>American IdiotBillie Joe Armstrong & Michael Mayer (director)>Michael Mayer| Green Day| Armstrong| Fela!| Bill T. Jones & Jim Lewis FelaMillion Dollar Quartet (musical)>Million Dollar Quartet| Colin Escott & Floyd Mutrux Various 2011{{small|65th Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"The Book of Mormon (musical)>The Book of Mormon Robert Lopez, Trey Parker & Matt StoneCatch Me If You Can (musical)>Catch Me If You Can| Terrence McNally| Marc Shaiman| Shaiman & Scott WittmanThe Scottsboro Boys (musical)>The Scottsboro BoysDavid Thompson (writer)>David Thompson| John Kander| Fred EbbSister Act (musical)>Sister ActBill and Cheri Steinkellner>Bill Steinkellner, Cheri Steinkellner & Douglas Carter Beane| Alan Menken| Glenn Slater 2012{{small|66th Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"Once (musical)>Once| Enda Walsh Glen Hansard & Markéta IrglováLeap of Faith (musical)>Leap of Faith| Janus Cercone & Glenn Slater| Alan Menken| SlaterNewsies (musical)>Newsies| Harvey Fierstein| MenkenJack Feldman (songwriter)>Jack FeldmanNice Work If You Can Get It (musical)>Nice Work If You Can Get It| Joe DiPietro| George Gershwin| Ira Gershwin 2013{{small|67th Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"Kinky Boots (musical)>Kinky Boots| Harvey Fierstein Cyndi Lauper| (Bring It On: The Musical)| Jeff WhittyTom Kitt (musician)>Tom Kitt & Lin-Manuel Miranda| Amanda Green & Miranda| (A Christmas Story: The Musical)| Joseph Robinette Benj Pasek & Justin Paul| Matilda the Musical| Dennis Kelly Tim Minchin 2014{{small|68th Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"| A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder| Robert L. Freedman| Steven Lutvak| Freedman & LutvakAfter Midnight (musical)>After Midnight| Jack Viertel VariousAladdin (2011 musical)>Aladdin| Chad Beguelin| Alan Menken| Howard Ashman, Beguelin & Tim Rice| (Beautiful: The Carole King Musical)| Douglas McGrath Gerry Goffin, Carole King, Barry Mann & Cynthia Weil 2015{{small|69th Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"Fun Home (musical)>Fun Home| Lisa Kron| Jeanine Tesori|KronAn American in Paris (musical)>An American in Paris| Craig Lucas| George Gershwin| Ira Gershwin| Something Rotten!Karey Kirkpatrick & John O'Farrell (author)>John O'Farrell Karey & Wayne KirkpatrickThe Visit (musical)>The Visit| Terrence McNally| John Kander| Fred Ebb 2016{{small|70th Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"Hamilton (musical)>Hamilton † Lin-Manuel MirandaBright Star (musical)>Bright Star| Steve Martin| Edie Brickell & Martin| BrickellSchool of Rock (musical)>School of Rock| Julian Fellowes| Andrew Lloyd Webber| Glenn SlaterShuffle Along, or, the Making of the Musical Sensation of 1921 and All That Followed>Shuffle Along| George C. Wolfe Eubie Blake & Noble SissleWaitress (musical)>WaitressJessie Nelson (filmmaker)>Jessie Nelson Sara Bareilles2017{{small|71st Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"| Dear Evan Hansen| Steven LevensonBenj Pasek & Justin Paul| Come from Away David Hein & Irene SankoffGroundhog Day (musical)>Groundhog Day| Danny RubinTim Minchin| Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812Dave Malloy2018{{small|72nd Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"The Band's Visit (musical)>The Band's Visit| Itamar MosesDavid YazbekFrozen (musical)>FrozenJennifer Lee (filmmaker)>Jennifer LeeKristen Anderson-Lopez & Robert LopezMean Girls (musical)>Mean Girls| Tina Fey| Jeff Richmond| Nell BenjaminSpongeBob SquarePants (musical)>SpongeBob SquarePants| Kyle JarrowVarious2019{{small|73rd Tony Awards}} style="background:#B0C4DE"Hadestown (musical)>HadestownAnaïs MitchellAin't Too Proud (musical)>Ain’t Too Proud| Dominique MorisseauThe TemptationsBeetlejuice (musical)>BeetlejuiceAnthony King (writer)>Anthony KingEddie PerfectThe Prom (musical)>The PromChad Beguelin & Bob Martin (comedian)>Bob Martin| Matthew Sklar| BeguelinTootsie (musical)>TootsieRobert Horn (writer)>Robert HornDavid Yazbek

Records

Accumulated records as of 2019:WEB, Facts About the Tony Awards,weblink Tony Legacy, The American Theatre Wing, 2016, 2016-05-18,

See also

References

External links

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