Tony Administration Committee to Assemble in April

News   Tony Administration Committee to Assemble in April Playbill.com has learned that the Tony Awards Administration Committee will assemble for the third time during the 2007-2008 season in April.

A spokesperson for the Tony Awards told Playbill.com that the Administration Committee is currently scheduled to meet April 10 to discuss the shows that have opened on Broadway since the group last assembled on Jan. 17.

Cut-off date for Tony eligibility is May 7, and Tony nominations will be announced May 13.

The 62nd Annual Tony Awards, celebrating the best of Broadway, will be broadcast live from Radio City Music Hall June 15. CBS will telecast the three-hour evening live beginning at 8 PM ET.

The Tony Awards are presented by the Broadway League and the American Theatre Wing. CBS has broadcast the annual event since 1978.

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At the League, Nina Lannan is chairman and Charlotte St. Martin is executive director. At the Wing, Sondra Gilman is chairman, Doug Leeds is president and Howard Sherman is executive director.

For Tony Award Productions, Elizabeth I. McCann is managing producer and Joey Parnes is coordinating producer.

Ricky Kirshner and Glenn Weiss/White Cherry Entertainment are executive producers of the 2008 Tony Awards. Weiss will also serve as director of the 2008 Tony Awards.