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Tony Award for Best Play Winners List

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List of Tony Award for Best Play winners from every year the award has been given out. All Tony Award for Best Play winners are listed below in order of popularity, but can be sorted by any column. People who won the Tony Award for Best Play award are listed along with photos for every Tony Award for Best Play winner that has a picture associated with their name online. You can click on the name of the Tony Award for Best Play award recipients to get more information about each. People who won the Tony Award for Best Play are usually listed by year, but on this list you've got a complete list of Tony Award for Best Play winners from all years. If this proves to not be a full list of Tony Award for Best Play winners, you can help make it so by adding to this one. This list includes the most memorable and well-known Tony Award for Best Play winners of all time. Anybody who won the Tony Award for Best Play usually has a picture associated with their name, so all the Tony Award for Best Play-winning people are listed here with photos when available. This list spans the history of the Tony Award for Best Play, so most of the famous Tony Award for Best Play winners are here and can be a good starting point for making a list of your favorites. This list answers the question "who are all the people who have ever won Tony Award for Best Play?" If you're looking for all the nominees, you can click the links above the title of this page to the Listopedia page where you'll find a directory of award nominees, as well as the rest of the award winners lists we have. You may want to copy this fact-based list to make your own just like it, re-rank it to fit your opinions, then publish it to share with your friends. List ranges from Ostar Productions to Jerry Frankel and more. (226 items)
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A. B. W. Productions, Inc. is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Tony Award for Best Play Winners List
A. B. W. Productions, Inc.
A.B.W. Productions, Inc. is a theater company.
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Alan Bennett is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Tony Award for Best Play Winners List
Alan Bennett (born 9 May 1934) is an English playwright, screenwriter, actor, and author. He was born in Leeds and attended Oxford University, where he studied history and performed with the ...more
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Albert Hackett is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Tony Award for Best Play Winners List
Albert Maurice Hackett (February 16, 1900 – March 16, 1995) was an American actor, dramatist and screenwriter most noted for his collaborations with his partner and wife Frances Goodrich.
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Alexander H. Cohen is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Tony Award for Best Play Winners List
Alexander H. Cohen (July 24, 1920 – April 22, 2000) was an American theatrical producer who mounted more than one hundred productions on both sides of the Atlantic. He was the only American ...more
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Alfred De Liagre Jr. is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Tony Award for Best Play Winners List
Alfred De Liagre, Jr. is a theatrical producer and entrepreneur.
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Alfred Uhry is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Tony Award for Best Play Winners List
Alfred Fox Uhry (born December 3, 1936) is an American playwright and screenwriter. He has received an Academy Award, two Tony Awards and the 1988 Pulitzer Prize for dramatic writing for Driving ...more
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Allan Francis is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Tony Award for Best Play Winners List
Allan Francis was a theatrical producer and entrepreneur.
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Anthony Shaffer is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Tony Award for Best Play Winners List
Anthony Shaffer may refer to: Anthony Shaffer (writer), English playwright, novelist, and screenwriter Anthony Shaffer (intelligence officer), U.S. Army intelligence officer and memoirist
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Archibald MacLeish is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Tony Award for Best Play Winners List
Archibald MacLeish (May 7, 1892 – April 20, 1982) was an American poet and writer who was associated with the modernist school of poetry. MacLeish studied English at Yale University and law at ...more
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Arielle Tepper Madover is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Tony Award for Best Play Winners List
Arielle Tepper is a theater and film producer, native New Yorker, and founder of the concierge service, WhatShouldWeDo?! She also serves as the Board Chair for The Public Theater in New York. ...more
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Arthur Miller is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Tony Award for Best Play Winners List
Arthur Asher Miller (October 17, 1915 – February 10, 2005) was an American playwright, essayist, and a controversial figure in the twentieth-century American theater. Among his most popular ...more
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August Wilson is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Tony Award for Best Play Winners List
August Wilson (April 27, 1945 – October 2, 2005) was an American playwright whose work included a series of ten plays, The Pittsburgh Cycle, for which he received two Pulitzer Prizes for Drama. ...more
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Barbara Freitag is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Tony Award for Best Play Winners List
Barbara Freitag is a theatrical producer.
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Barbara Manocherian is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Tony Award for Best Play Winners List
Barbara Manocherian is a theatrical producer.
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Barbara Whitman is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Tony Award for Best Play Winners List
Barbara Whitman is a theatrical producer.
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Bernard Pomerance is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Tony Award for Best Play Winners List
Bernard Pomerance (September 23, 1940 – August 26, 2017) was an American playwright and poet whose best known work is the play The Elephant Man.
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Bob Boyett is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Tony Award for Best Play Winners List
Bob Boyett is a theater producer.
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Boyett Ostar Productions is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Tony Award for Best Play Winners List
Boyett Ostar Productions is a theater company.
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Brian Friel is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Tony Award for Best Play Winners List
Brian Patrick Friel (9 January 1929 – 2 October 2015) was an Irish dramatist, short story writer and founder of the Field Day Theatre Company. He had been considered one of the greatest living ...more
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Bruce Norris is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Tony Award for Best Play Winners List
Bruce Norris (born May 16, 1960) is an American actor and playwright associated with the Steppenwolf Theatre Company of Chicago. His play Clybourne Park won the 2011 Pulitzer Prize for Drama.
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Burry Fredrik is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Tony Award for Best Play Winners List
Burry Fredrik
Burry Fredrik was a theater producer and director.
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Burton C. Kaiser is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Tony Award for Best Play Winners List
Burton C. Kaiser
Burton C. Kaiser is a theatrical producer.
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Byron Goldman is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Tony Award for Best Play Winners List
Byron Goldman was a theater producer.
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Carole Shorenstein Hays is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Tony Award for Best Play Winners List
Carole Shorenstein Hays (born September 15, 1948 as Carole J. Shorenstein) is an American theatrical producer.
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Catherine Adler is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Tony Award for Best Play Winners List
Catherine Adler
Catherine Adler is a theatrical producer.