Congratulations to our YoungArts Alumni Nominated for a Tony Award!

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Josh Groban as Pierre in the musical "Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812" at the Imperial Theater. Photo Credit Sara Krulwich and The New York Times.

The 2017 Tony Award nominations have been made public and we are excited for the incredible YoungArts alumni nominated this year. The award ceremony for the 71st annual Tony Awards will be held on June 11, 2017 at Radio City Music Hall in New York City, presented by the Broadway League and the American Theater Wing.
 
Congrats Andrea Goss, Andrew Rannells, Ben Cherry, Blaine Alden Krauss, Colby Dezelick , Colby Minifie,  Grace McLean, Heath Saunders, Josh Groban, Lianah Sta. Ana,  Michael Aronov, Nathan Madden and Phillip Attmore!
 
 
Best Play
Indecent, with
Ben Cherry (1993, Theater) | as Understudy
Andrea Goss (2003, Theater) | as Understudy
 
Oslo, with
Michael Aronov (1994, Theater) | as Uri Savir
 
 
Best Musical
Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812, with
Josh Groban (1999, Theater) | as Pierre
Grace McLean (2002, Voice) | as Marya D
Blaine Alden Krauss (2010, Theater) | as Swing
Heath Saunders (2006, Theater) | as Ensemble/Guitar
 
 
Best Revival of a Play
John Guare's Six Degrees of Separation, with
Colby Minifie (2010, Theater) | as Tess
 
 
Best Revival of a Musical
Falsettos, with
Andrew Rannells (1997, Theater) | as Whizzer
 
Hello Dolly, with
Phillip Attmore (2002, Dance) | as Ensemble
Nathan Madden (2005, Dance) | as Ensemble, Cornelius Hackl (Understudy)
 
Miss Saigon, with
Lianah Sta. Ana (2016, Theater) | as Kim (Alternate)
Colby Dezelick (2012, Theater) | as Ensemble, Chris (Understudy)
 
 
Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical
Josh Groban (1999, Theater) | Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812
 
 
Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical
Andrew Rannells (1997, Theater) | Falsettos

Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play
Michael Aronov (1994, Theater) | Oslo