By Robert Viagas
10 Jun 2014
What does it take to win a Tony Award? Hard work, talent, luck — all backed up by a good education. You have to supply the first three yourself, but PlaybillEDU™ can help you find the fourth.
Here is a rundown on where the 2014 Tony Award winners pursued their college studies. Visit PlaybillEDU.com to learn how you can follow in their footsteps. Individual school listings on the site are linked below.
Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre
Jason Robert Brown (Music & Lyrics for The Bridges of Madison County): Eastman School of Music
Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical
Jessie Mueller (Beautiful: The Carole King Musical): Syracuse University
Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical
Lena Hall (Hedwig and the Angry Inch): NA
Jason Robert Brown (The Bridges of Madison County): Eastman School of Music
Best Costume Design of a Play
Jenny Tiramani (Twelfth Night): Trent Polytechnic University
Best Sound Design of a Play
Steve Canyon Kennedy (Lady Day at Emerson's Bar and Grill): NA