4 MTI Titles make the 10 Greatest Musicals List

by ScottF on July 11, 2013

in Guys And Dolls,In the News,Rent,Show Spotlight,Sweeney Todd,West Side Story

Entertainment Weekly recently released a special issue of The 100 All-Time Greatest in Movies, TV, Music, Books and Plays.  This issue included a Top 10 Greatest Musicals List.  Of the top ten listed, four of the musicals were MTI titles – including RENT, WEST SIDE STORY, SWEENEY TODD and the number one musical, GUYS AND DOLLS.  MTI is thrilled to add this achievement to the long lists of accolades these musicals have already achieved.

Tony Awards – Best Musical ('52), Best Performance by a Leading Actor in a Musical ('51), Best Performance by a Featured Actress in a Musical ('51), Best Choreography ('52), Best Direction of a Musical )'52), Best Revival of a Musical ('92), Best Performance by a Leading Actress in a Musical ('92), Best Direction of a Musical ('92), Best Scenic Design ('92)

Olivier Awards – Best Musical of the Year ('82), Best Actress in a Musical ('82), Best Performacne in a Supporting Role in a Musical ('82), Best Director ('82), Best Set Design ('82), Best Performance in a Supporting Role in a Musical ('97), Outstanding Musical Production ('06), Best Actress in a Musical ('06)

Drama Desk Awards – Outstanding Revival of a Musical ('92), Outstanding Actor in a Musical ('92), Outstanding Actress in a Musical ('92), Outstanding Director of a Musical ('92), Outstanding Set Design ('92), Outstanding Costume Design ('92), Outstanding Lighting Design ('92)

Tony Award – Best Musical ('79), Best Book of a Musical ('79), Best Original Score ('79), Best Actor in a Musical ('79), Best Actress in a Musical ('79), Best Direction of a Musical ('79), Best Scenic Design ('79), Best Costume Design ('79),Best Direction of a Musical ('06), Best Orchestrations ('06)

Olivier Awards – Best New Musical ('80), Best Actor in a Musical ('80), Best Actress in a Musical ('80) Best Revival of a Musical ('94), Best Director of a Musical ('94), Best Actor in a Musical ('94), Best Actress in Musical ('94)

Drama Desk Awards – Outstanding Musical ('79), Outstanding Book of a Musical ('79), Outstanding Lyrics ('79), Outstanding Music ('79), Outstanding Actor in a Musical ('79), Outstanding Actress in a Musical ('79), Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical ('79), Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical ('79), Outstanding Director of a Musical ('79), Outstanding Revival of a Musical ('06), Outstanding Director of a Musical ('06), Outstanding Orchestrations ('06), Outstanding Lighting Design ('06)

Tony Awards – Best Featured Actress ('58), Best Choreography ('58), Best Scenic Design ('58), Best Featured Actress ('09)

Drama Desk Awards – Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical ('80)

Grammy Award – Best Musical Show Album ('09)

Theatre World Award – Best Featured Actress ('58), Best Leading Actress ('09)

Tony Awards – Best Musical ('96), Best Score ('96), Best Book ('96), Best Featured Actor in a Musical ('96)

Drama Desk Awards – Best Musical ('96), Best Music ('96), Best Lyrics ('96), Best Book ('96), Best Featured Actor in a Musical ('96), Best Arrangements ('96)

Pulitzer Prize – Drama ('96)

Obie Award – Outstanding Ensemble Performances

New York Drama Critics Circle Award – Best Musical

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