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Monday, 4 May, 1998, 23:07 GMT 00:07 UK
The 1998 Tony Award nominations
The 1998 Tony Award nominations in full:

Best Play

  • "Art" by Yasmina Reza
  • "Freak" by John Leguizamo
  • "Golden Child" by David Henry Hwang
  • "The Beauty Queen of Leenane" by Martin McDonagh

Best Musical

  • "Ragtime"
  • "Side Show"
  • "The Lion King"
  • "The Scarlet Pimpernel"

Best Book of a Musical

  • Terrence McNally "Ragtime"
  • Bill Russell "Side Show"
  • Roger Allers and Irene Mecchi "The Lion King"
  • Nan Knighton "The Scarlet Pimpernel"

Best Original Score

  • Stephen Flaherty and Lynn Ahrens "Ragtime"
  • Henry Krieger and Bill Russell "Side Show"
  • Paul Simon and Derek Walcott "The Capeman"
  • Elton John, Tim Rice, Lebo M, Mark Mancina, Jay Rifkin, Julie Taymor and Hans Zimmer "The Lion King."

Best Revival-Play

  • "A View from the Bridge"
  • "Ah, Wilderness!"
  • "The Chairs"
  • "The Diary of Anne Frank"

Best Revival-Musical

  • "Cabaret"
  • "1776"
  • "The Sound of Music"

Best Actor-Play

  • Richard Briers "The Chairs"
  • Anthony LaPaglia "AView from the Bridge"
  • John Leguizamo "Freak"
  • Alfred Molina "Art"

Best Actress-Play

  • Jane Alexander "Honour"
  • Allison Janney "A View from the Bridge"
  • Geraldine McEwan "The Chairs"
  • Marie Mullen "The Beauty Queen of Leenane"

Best Actor-Musical

  • Alan Cumming "Cabaret"
  • Peter Friedman "Ragtime"
  • Brian Stokes Mitchell "Ragtime"
  • Douglas Sills "The Scarlet Pimpernel"

Best Actress-Musical

  • Betty Buckley "Triumph of Love"
  • Marin Mazzie "Ragtime"
  • Natasha Richardson "Cabaret"
  • Alice Ripley and Emily Skinner "Side Show"

Best Featured Actor-Play

  • Tom Murphy "The Beauty Queen of Leenane"
  • Brian F. O'Byrne "The Beauty Queen of Leenane"
  • Sam Trammell "Ah, Wilderness!"
  • Max Wright "Ivanov"

Best Featured Actress-Play

  • Enid Graham "Honour"
  • Linda Lavin "The Diary of Anne Frank"
  • Anna Manahan "The Beauty Queen of Leenane"
  • Julyana Soelistyo "Golden Child"

Best Featured Actor-Musical

  • Gregg Edelman "1776"
  • John McMartin "High Society"
  • Ron Rifkin "Cabaret"
  • Samuel E. Wright "The Lion King"

Best Featured Actress-Musical

  • Anna Kendrick "High Society"
  • Tsidii Le Loka "The Lion King"
  • Audra McDonald "Ragtime"
  • Mary Louise Wilson "Cabaret"

Best Director-Play

  • Garry Hynes "The Beauty Queen of Leenane"
  • Michael Mayer "A View from the Bridge"
  • Simon McBurney "The Chairs"
  • Matthew Warchus "Art"

Best Director-Musical

  • Scott Ellis "1776"
  • Frank Galati "Ragtime"
  • Sam Mendes with Rob Marshall "Cabaret"
  • Julie Taymor "The Lion King"

Best Scenic Design

  • Bob Crowley "The Capeman"
  • Richard Hudson "The Lion King"
  • Eugene Lee "Ragtime"
  • Quay Brothers "The Chairs"

Best Costume Design

  • William Ivey Long "Cabaret"
  • Santo Loquasto "Ragtime"
  • Martin Pakledinaz "Golden Child"
  • Julie Taymor "The Lion King"

Best Lighting Design

  • Paul Anderson "The Chairs"
  • Peggy Eisenhauer and Mike Baldassari "Cabaret"
  • Jules Fisher and Peggy Eisenhauer "Ragtime"
  • Donald Holder "The Lion King"

Best Choreography

  • Graciela Daniele "Ragtime"
  • Garth Fagan "The Lion King"
  • Forever Tango Dancers "Forever Tango"
  • Rob Marshall "Cabaret"

Best Orchestrations

  • William David Brohn "Ragtime"
  • Robert Elhai, David Metzger and Bruce Fowler "The Lion King"
  • Michael Gibson "Cabaret"
  • Stanley Silverman "The Capeman"
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