Playbill Poll: Readers Pick New Categories for Tony Awards

By Carey Purcell
07 Jun 2013

Photo by Joan Marcus

Broadway_Probz: Without a doubt, [an] ensemble group award!
calvinsings: should add best ensemble performance. The best chorus always give 110%, and they deserve to be recognized!
Janine Mar Best: Ensemble/Chorus would be amazing! All parts of a show should have the opportunity to be represented separately and I think the ensemble often gets passed over.

A good ensemble is key for a large show to succeed. Shows like Peter and the Starcatcher and Pippin feature strong groups of actors who worked seamlessly together. But if an entire ensemble won a Tony, the acceptance speech might get a little long…