TONY AWARDS – Best Actress in a Play Winners, 1947 to present

TONY AWARDS – Actress (Play) – Winners

2013 Actress (Play) Winner – Cicely Tyson, The Trip to Bountiful
2012 Actress (Play) Winner – Nina Arianda, Venus in Fur
2011 Actress (Play) Winner – Frances McDormand, Good People
2010 Actress (Play) Winner – Viola Davis, Fences
2009 Actress (Play) Winner – Marcia Gay Harden, God of Carnage
2008 Actress (Play) Winner – Deanna Dunagan, August: Osage County
2007 Actress (Play) Winner – Julie White, The Little Dog Laughed
2006 Actress (Play) Winner – Cynthia Nixon, Rabbit Hole
2005 Actress (Play) Winner – Cherry Jones, Doubt
2004 Actress (Play) Winner – Phylicia Rashad, A Raisin in the Sun
2003 Actress (Play) Winner – Vanessa Redgrave, Long Day’s Journey into Night
2002 Actress (Play) Winner – Lindsay Duncan, Private Lives
2001 Actress (Play) Winner – Mary-Louise Parker (Proof)
2000 Actress (Play) Winner – Jennifer Ehle (The Real Thing)
1999 Actress (Play) Winner – Judi Dench (Amy’s View)
1998 Actress (Play) Winner – Marie Mullen (The Beauty Queen of Leenane)
1997 Actress (Play) Winner – Janet McTeer (A Doll’s House)
1996 Actress (Play) Winner – Zoe Caldwell (Master Class)
1995 Actress (Play) Winner – Cherry Jones (The Heiress)
1994 Actress (Play) Winner – Diana Rigg (Medea)
1993 Actress (Play) Winner – Madeline Kahn (The Sisters Rosensweig)
1992 Actress (Play) Winner – Glenn Close (Death and the Maiden)
1991 Actress (Play) Winner – Mercedes Ruehl (Lost in Yonkers)
1990 Actress (Play) Winner – Maggie Smith (Lettice and Lovage)
1989 Actress (Play) Winner – Pauline Collins (Shirley Valentine)
1988 Actress (Play) Winner – Joan Allen (Burn This)
1987 Actress (Play) Winner – Linda Lavin (Broadway Bound)
1986 Actress (Play) Winner – Lily Tomlin (The Search for Signs of Intelligent Life in the Universe)
1985 Actress (Play) Winner – Stockard Channing (Joe Egg)
1984 Actress (Play) Winner – Glenn Close (The Real Thing)
1983 Actress (Play) Winner – Jessica Tandy (Foxfire)
1982 Actress (Play) Winner – Zoe Caldwell (Medea)
1981 Actress (Play) Winner – Jane Lapotaire (Piaf)
1980 Actress (Play) Winner – Phyllis Frelich (Children of a Lesser God)
1979 Actress (Play) Winners (tie) – Constance Cummings (Wings)
1978 Actress (Play) Winner – Jessica Tandy (The Gin Game)
1977 Actress (Play) Winner – Julie Harris (The Belle of Amherst)
1976 Actress (Play) Winner – Irene Worth (Sweet Bird of Youth)
1975 Actress (Dramatic) Winner – Ellen Burstyn (Same Time, Next Year)
1974 Actress (Dramatic) Winner – Colleen Dewhurst (A Moon for the Misbegotten)
1973 Actress (Dramatic) Winner – Julie Harris (The Last of Mrs. Lincoln)
1972 Actress (Dramatic) Winner – Sada Thompson (Twigs)
1971 Actress (Dramatic) Winner – Maureen Stapleton (The Gingerbread Lady)
1970 Actress (Dramatic) Winner – Tammy Grimes (Private Lives – Revival)
1969 Actress (Dramatic) Winner – Julie Harris (Forty Carats)
1968 Actress (Dramatic) Winner – Zoe Caldwell (The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie)
1967 Actress (Dramatic) Winner – Beryl Reid (The Killing of Sister George)
1966 Actress (Dramatic) Winner – Rosemary Harris (The Lion in Winter)
1965 Actress (Dramatic) Winner – Irene Worth (Tiny Alice)
1964 Actress (Dramatic) Winner – Sandy Dennis (Any Wednesday)
1963 Actress (Dramatic) Winner – Uta Hagen (Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?)
1962 Actress (Dramatic) Winner – Margaret Leighton (The Night of the Iguana)
1961 Actress (Dramatic) Winner – Joan Plowright (A Taste of Honey)
1960 Actress (Dramatic) Winner – Anne Bancroft (The Miracle Worker)
1959 Actress (Dramatic) Winner – Gertrude Berg (A Majority of One)
1958 Actress (Dramatic) Winner – Helen Hayes (Time Remembered)
1957 Actress (Dramatic) Winner – Margaret Leighton (Separate Tables)
1956 Actress (Dramatic) Winner – Julie Harris (The Lark)
1955 Actress (Dramatic) Winner – Nancy Kelly (The Bad Seed)
1954 Actress (Dramatic) Winner – Audrey Hepburn (Ondine)
1953 Actress (Dramatic) Winner – Shirley Booth (Time of the Cuckoo)
1952 Actress (Dramatic) Winner – Julie Harris (I Am a Camera)
1951 Actress (Dramatic) Winner – Uta Hagen (The Country Girl)
1950 Actress (Dramatic) Winner – Shirley Booth (Come Back, Little Sheba)
1949 Actress (Dramatic) Winner – Martita Hunt (The Madwoman of Chaillot)
1948 Actresses (Dramatic) Winner – Judith Anderson (Medea)
1947 Actresses (Dramatic) Winner – Ingrid Bergman (Joan of Lorraine)

TONY AWARDS – Actress (Featured Role–Play) – Winners

2012 Actress (Featured Role–Play)Winner – Judith Light, Other Desert Cities
2011 Actress (Featured Role–Play)Winner – Ellen Barkin, The Normal Heart
2010 Actress (Featured Role–Play)Winner – Scarlett Johansson, A View from the Bridge
2009 Actress (Featured Role–Play)Winner – Angela Lansbury, Blithe Spirit
2008 Actress (Featured Role–Play)Winner – Rondi Reed, August: Osage County
2007 Actress (Featured Role–Play)Winner – Jennifer Ehle, The Coast of Utopia
2006 Actress (Featured Role–Play)Winner – Frances de la Tour, The History Boys
2005 Actress (Featured Role–Play)Winner – Adriane Lenox, Doubt
2004 Actress (Featured Role–Play)Winner – Audra McDonald, A Raisin in the Sun
2003 Actress (Featured Role–Play)Winner – Michele Pawk, Hollywood Arms
2002 Actress (Featured Role–Play)Winner – Katie Finneran, Noises Off
2001 Actress (Featured Role–Play)Winner – Viola Davis (King Hedley II)
2000 Actress (Featured Role–Play)Winner – Blair Brown (Copenhagen)
1999 Actress (Featured Role–Play)Winner – Elizabeth Franz (Death of a Salesman)
1998 Actress (Featured Role–Play)Winner – Anna Manahan (The Beauty Queen of Leenane)
1997 Actress (Featured Role–Play)Winner – Lynne Thigpen (An American Daughter)
1996 Actress (Featured Role–Play)Winner – Audra McDonald (Master Class)
1995 Actress (Featured Role–Play)Winner – Frances Sternhagen (The Heiress)
1994 Actress (Featured Role–Play)Winner – Jane Adams (An Inspector Calls)
1993 Actress (Featured Role–Play)Winner – Debra Monk (Redwood Curtain)
1992 Actress (Featured Role–Play)Winner – Brid Brennan (Dancing at Lughnasa)
1991 Actress (Featured Role–Play)Winner – Irene Worth (Lost in Yonkers)
1990 Actress (Featured Role–Play)Winner – Margaret Tyzack (Lettice and Lovage)
1989 Actress (Featured Role–Play)Winner – Christine Baranski (Rumors)
1988 Actress (Featured Role–Play)Winner – L. Scott Caldwell (Joe Turner’s Come and Gone)
1987 Actress (Featured Role–Play)Winner – Mary Alice (Fences)
1986 Actress (Featured Role–Play)Winner – Swoosie Kurtz (The House of Blue Leaves)
1985 Actress (Featured Role–Play)Winner – Judith Ivey (Hurlyburly)
1984 Actress (Featured Role–Play)Winner – Christine Baranski (The Real Thing)
1983 Actress (Featured Role–Play)Winner – Judith Ivey (Steaming)
1982 Actress (Featured Role–Play)Winner – Amanda Plummer (Agnes of God)
1981 Actress (Featured Role–Play)Winner – Swoosie Kurtz (Fifth of July)
1980 Actress (Featured Role–Play)Winner – Dinah Manoff (I Ought to be in Pictures)
1979 Actress (Featured Role–Play)Winner – Joan Hickson (Bedroom Farce)
1978 Actress (Featured Role–Play)Winner – Ann Wedgeworth (Chapter Two)
1977 Actress (Featured Role–Play)Winner – Trazana Beverley (For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide/When the Rainbow is Enuf)
1976 Actress (Featured Role–Play)Winner – Shirley Knight (Kennedy’s Children)
1975 Actress, Supporting or Featured (Dramatic)Winner – Rita Moreno (The Ritz)
1974 Actress, Supporting or Featured (Dramatic)Winner – Frances Sternhagen (The Good Doctor)
1973 Actress, Supporting or Featured (Dramatic)Winner – Leora Dana (The Last of Mrs. Lincoln)
1972 Actress, Supporting or Featured (Dramatic)Winner – Elizabeth Wilson (Sticks and Bones)
1971 Actress, Supporting or Featured (Dramatic)Winner – Rae Allen (And Miss Reardon Drinks a Little)
1970 Actress, Supporting or Featured (Dramatic)Winner – Blythe Danner (Butterflies Are Free)
1969 Actress, Supporting or Featured (Dramatic)Winner – Jane Alexander (The Great White Hope)
1968 Actress, Supporting or Featured (Dramatic)Winner – Zena Walker (Joe Egg)
1967 Actress, Supporting or Featured (Dramatic)Winner – Marian Seldes (A Delicate Balance)
1966 Actress, Supporting or Featured (Dramatic)Winner – Zoe Caldwell (Slapstick Tragedy)
1965 Actress, Supporting or Featured (Dramatic)Winner – Alice Ghostley (The Sign in Sidney Brustein’s Window)
1964 Actress, Supporting or Featured (Dramatic)Winner – Barbara Loden (After the Fall)
1963 Actress, Supporting or Featured (Dramatic)Winner – Sandy Dennis (A Thousand Clowns)
1962 Actress, Supporting or Featured (Dramatic)Winner – Elizabeth Ashley (Take Her, She’s Mine)
1961 Actress, Supporting or Featured (Dramatic)Winner – Colleen Dewhurst (All the Way Home)
1960 Actress, Supporting or Featured (Dramatic)Winner – Anne Revere (Toys in the Attic)
1959 Actress, Supporting or Featured (Dramatic)Winner – Julie Newmar (The Marriage-Go-Round)
1958 Actress, Supporting or Featured (Dramatic)Winner – Anne Bancroft (Two For The Seesaw)
1957 Actress, Supporting or Featured (Dramatic)Winner – Peggy Cass (Auntie Mame)
1956 Actress, Supporting or Featured (Dramatic)Winner – Una Merkel (The Ponder Heart)
1955 Actress, Supporting or Featured (Dramatic)Winner – Patricia Jessel (Witness for the Prosecution)
1954 Actress, Supporting or Featured (Dramatic)Winner – Jo Van Fleet (The Trip to Bountiful)
1953 Actress, Supporting or Featured (Dramatic)Winner – Beatrice Straight (The Crucible)
1952 Actress, Supporting or Featured (Dramatic)Winner – Marian Winters (I Am a Camera)
1951 Actress, Supporting or Featured (Dramatic)Winner – Maureen Stapleton (The Rose Tattoo)
1949 Actress, Supporting or Featured (Dramatic)Winner – Shirley Booth (Goodbye, My Fancy)
1947 Actress, Supporting or Featured (Dramatic)Winner – Patricia Neal (Another Part of the Forrest)

👤 📅18 September 2012
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