Actor (Featured Role–Musical) Winner – Hinton Battle (The Tap Dance Kid)
Nominees: Stephen Geoffreys (The Human Comedy)
Todd Graff (Baby)
Samuel E. Wright (The Tap Dance Kid)

Actor (Featured Role–Play) Winner – Joe Mantegna (Glengarry Glen Ross)
Nominees: Philip Bosco (Heartbreak House)
Robert Prosky (Glengarry Glen Ross)
Douglas Seale (Noises Off)

Actor (Musical) Winner – George Hearn (La Cage aux Folles)
Nominees: Gene Barry (La Cage aux Folles)
Ron Moody (Oliver!)
Mandy Patinkin (Sunday in the Park with George)

Actor (Play) Winner – Jeremy Irons (The Real Thing)
Nominees: Calvin Levels (Open Admissions)
Rex Harrison (Heartbreak House)
Ian McKellen (Ian McKellen Acting Shakespeare)

Actress (Featured Role–Musical) Winner – Lila Kedrova (Zorba)
Nominees: Martine Allard (The Tap Dance Kid)
Liz Callaway (Baby)
Dana Ivey (Sunday in the Park with George)

Actress (Featured Role–Play) Winner – Christine Baranski (The Real Thing)
Nominees: Jo Henderson (Play Memory)
Dana Ivey (Heartbreak House)
Deborah Rush (Noises Off)

Actress (Musical) Winner – Chita Rivera (The Rink)
Nominees: Rhetta Hughes (Amen Corner)
Liza Minnelli (The Rink)
Bernadette Peters (Sunday in the Park with George)

Actress (Play) Winner – Glenn Close (The Real Thing)
Nominees: Rosemary Harris (Heartbreak House)
Linda Hunt (End of the World)
Kate Nelligan (A Moon for the Misbegotten)

Book (Musical) Winner – La Cage aux Folles by Harvey Fierstein
Nominees: Baby by Sybille Pearson
Sunday in the Park with George by James Lapine
The Tap Dance Kid by Charles Blackwell

Choreographer Winner – Danny Daniels (The Tap Dance Kid)
Nominees: Wayne Cilento (Baby)
Graciela Daniele (The Rink)
Scott Salmon (La Cage aux Folles)

Costume Designer Winner – Theoni V. Aldredge (La Cage aux Folles)
Nominees: Jane Greenwood (Heartbreak House)
Anthea Sylbert (The Real Thing)
Patricia Zipprodt and Ann Hould-Ward (Sunday in the Park with George)

Director (Musical) Winner – Arthur Laurents (La Cage aux Folles)
Nominees: James Lapine (Sunday in the Park with George)
Richard Maltby, Jr. (Baby)
Vivian Matalon (The Tap Dance Kid)

Director (Play) Winner – Mike Nichols (The Real Thing)
Nominees: Michael Blakemore (Noises Off)
David Leveaux (A Moon for the Misbegotten)
Gregory Mosher (Glengarry Glen Ross)

Lighting Designer Winner – Richard Nelson (Sunday in the Park with George)
Nominees: Ken Billington (End of the World)
Jules Fisher (La Cage aux Folles)
Marc B. Weiss (A Moon for the Misbegotten)

Musical Winner – La Cage aux Folles. Produced by Allan Carr, Kenneth D. Greenblatt, Marvin A. Krauss, Stewart F. Lane, James M. Nederlander, Martin Richards, Barry Brown, and Fritz Holt
Nominees: Baby. Produced by James B. Freydberg, Ivan Bloch, Kenneth-John Productions, Suzanne J. Schwartz and Manuscript Productions
Sunday in the Park with George. Produced by the Shubert Organization and Emanuel Azenberg
The Tap Dance Kid. Produced by Stanley White, Evelyn Barron, Harvey J. Klaris, and Michel Stuart

Play Winner – The Real Thing by Tom Stoppard. Produced byEmanuel Azenberg, The Shubert Organization, Icarus Productions, Byron Goldman, Ivan Bloch, Roger Berlind, andMichael Codron
Nominees: Glengarry Glen Ross by David Mamet. Produced by Elliot Martin, The Shubert Organization, Arnold Bernhard, and The Goodman Theater
Noises Off by Michael Frayn. Produced by James Nederlander, Robert Fryer, Jerome Minskoff, The Kennedy Center, Michael Codron, Jonathan Farkas, and MTM Enterprises, Inc.
Play Memory by Joanna Glass. Produced by Alexander H. Cohen and Hildy Parks

Regional Theatre Award Winner – Old Globe Theatre, San Diego, California

Reproduction Winner – Death of a Salesman. Produced by Robert Whitehead and Roger L. Stevens
Nominees: American Buffalo. Produced by Elliot Martin and Arnold Bernhard
Heartbreak House. Produced by Circle in the Square
A Moon for the Misbegotten. Produced by The Shubert Organization and Emanuel Azenberg

Scenic Designer Winner – Tony Straiges (Sunday in the Park with George)
Nominees: Clarke Dunham (End of the World)
Peter Larkin (The Rink)
Tony Walton (The Real Thing)

Score Winner – La Cage aux Folles. Music and lyrics by Jerry Herman
Nominees: Baby. Music by David Shire, lyrics by Richard Maltby, Jr.
The Rink. Music by John Kander, lyrics by Fred Ebb
Sunday in the Park with George. Music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

Special Awards Winners – La Tragedie de Carmen, for outstanding achievement in musical theatre
Peter Feller, a master craftsman who has devoted forty years to theatre stagecraft and magic.
A Chorus Line was presented with a special Gold Tony Award in honor of becoming Broadway’s longest-running musical