April 28: Final date for shows to open in order to qualify for 2015-16 Tony eligibility.
May 3: The 2016 nominations will be announced at the Diamond Horseshoe nightclub at the Paramount Hotel. A live webcast of the event will be available at TonyAwards.com. A complete list of the 2016 nominations will be available at TonyAwards.com (and Playbill.com) immediately following the webcast.
May 4: The annual Meet the Nominees Press Reception, at which the nominees will speak with media outlets about their nominations, will take place at the Paramount Hotel.
May 19: The Tony Nominees Luncheon will offer a chance for the nominees to celebrate each other’s achievements and receive their nomination certificates. This event is closed to the media and public.
June 12: The 70th Annual Tony Awards will be given at the Beacon Theatre in New York. The three-hour ceremony will be broadcast live (ET/PT time delay) on CBS-TV 8-11 PM. For more information on the Tony Awards, visit TonyAwards.com.