CMU & the Tony Awards - Carnegie Mellon University

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Carnegie Mellon University is the exclusive higher education partner of the Tony Awards®.

As part of the collaboration, the two organizations launched the Excellence in Theatre Education Award, the first national recognition program to honor kindergarten through high-school (K-12) theatre educators. The finalists for the award will be announced this spring.

The Tony Awards and Carnegie Mellon recently announced the judges who will choose the award winner. Find out who they are » 

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School of Drama

CMU's School of Drama is the oldest drama degree-granting program in the United States and celebrated its centennial in 2014. In the past century, CMU has produced hundreds of Tony nominees and 37 Tony Awards — eight winners in 2013 alone.


Theatre Education Award

The first national recognition program to honor K-12 theatre educators

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Celebrating 100 Years

Carnegie Mellon's School of Drama celebrated its centennial this year.

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