The one-hour program will air in the New York City metropolitan area on WCBS-TV Channel 2 from 11 AM-noon; check local listings. Dana Tyler will host the broadcast, which will feature interviews with several of the 2007 Tony Award nominees. CBS-TV will broadcast the 61st Annual Tony Awards live, beginning at 8 PM ET.
The Antoinette Perry "Tony" Awards are "bestowed annually on theatre professionals for distinguished achievement." The Tonys are presented by the League of American Theatres and Producers and the American Theatre Wing. Tickets for the ceremony can be purchased online by visiting www.TonyAwards.com.
For more information about the upcoming Tony Awards television special, visit wcbstv.com.