Almeida Tony Nominations

BY Almeida Theatre   May 3, 2016

We’re delighted that King Charles III and American Psycho have together received 7 nominations at the 2016 Tony Awards.

King Charles III
was nominated for Best New Play, Best Director and Best Actor and American Psycho was recognised for Best Lighting and Best Design. See the full list below: 

King Charles III
Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play– Tim Pigott-Smith 
Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play - Richard Goulding
Best Direction of a Play – Rupert Goold
Best Costume Design of a Play – Tom Scutt

American Psycho
Best Scenic Design of Musical - Es Devlin & Finn Ross
Best Lighting Design of Musical - Justin Townsend
 
It was recently announced that American Psycho has received two awards at The Outer Critics Circle Awards: Outstanding Lighting Design (Play or Musical) for Justin Townsend and Outstanding Projection Design (Play or Musical) for Finn Ross. The award recipients will be honoured at The Outer Critics Circle ceremony on 26 May. King Charles III was nominated for Outstanding New Broadway Play and American Psycho nominated for Outstanding New Broadway Musical, with Rupert Goold nominated for direction on both productions. 

The Outer Critics Circle, now in its 66th year, is an association with members affiliated with more than 90 newspapers, magazines, radio and television stations, Internet, and theatre publications in America and abroad.

In the 2016 Drama League Awards, King Charles III has also been nominated for Outstanding Production of a Broadway or Off-Broadway Play, American Psycho for Outstanding Production of a Broadway or Off-Broadway Musical, with Benjamin Walker (American Psycho) and Tim Pigott-Smith (King Charles III) nominated for the Distinguished Performance Award. 

 American Psycho plays at Gerald Schoenfeld Theater, New York. Tickets are available to book here.