Actor (Dramatic) Winner – Sidney Blackmer (Come Back, Little Sheba)
Actor (Musical) Winner – Ezio Pinza (South Pacific)
Actor, Supporting or Featured (Musical) Winner – Myron McCormick (South Pacific)
Actress (Dramatic) Winner – Shirley Booth (Come Back, Little Sheba)
Actress (Musical) Winner – Mary Martin (South Pacific)
Actress, Supporting or Featured (Musical) Winner – Juanita Hall (South Pacific)
Choreographer Winner – Helen Tamiris (Touch and Go)
Conductor and Musical Director Winner – Maurice Abravanel (Regina)
Costumes Winner – Aline Bernstein (Regina)
Director Winner – Joshua Logan (South Pacific)
Libretto Winner – Oscar Hammerstein II and Joshua Logan (South Pacific)
Musical Winner – South Pacific. Music by Richard Rodgers, lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II, book by Oscar Hammerstein II and Joshua Logan. Produced by Leland Hayward, Oscar Hammerstein II, Joshua Logan and Richard Rodgers.
Play Winner – The Cocktail Party by T.S. Eliot/ Produced by Gilbert Miller
Producers (Musical) Winner – South Pacific. Produced by Leland Hayward, Oscar Hammerstein II, Joshua Logan and Richard Rodgers.
Scenic Designer Winner – Jo Mielziner (The Innocents)
Score Winner – Richard Rodgers (South Pacific)
Special Awards Winners – Maurice Evans, for work he did in guiding the City Center Theatre Company through a highly successful season.
Mrs. Eleanor Roosevelt presented a special award to volunteer worker Philip Faversham of the American Theatre Wing’s hospital program.
Brock Pemberton, founder of awards and its original chairman (posthumous).
Stage Technician Winner – Joe Lynn, master propertyman (Miss Liberty)
Date: 1 January 2009
Written by: WestEndTheatre
Tags: Broadway, Tony Awards