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. Learn more about how to nominate theatre educators »

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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