Julie Taymor was the first female to win the Tony Award for Best Director of a Musical. She won this award in 1998 for directing which stage adaptation of a Disney classic?
Quiz about Females in Theatre Julie Taymor
"TED 2011 - Julie Taymor ©Suzie Katz #2837" by Suzie Katz is licensed with CC BY-NC-ND 2.0.
Beauty and the Beast
The Hunchback of Notre Dame
Tarzan
The Lion King

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The first female team to win the Tony Award for Best Original Score and the Tony Award for Best Book of a Musical was Jeanine Tesori and Lisa Kron in 2015. Which show did they win for?
Fun Home production
The cast of Fun Home, with music by Jeanine Tesori, book and Lyrics by Lisa Kron, based on the Alison Bechdel book, and directed by Sam Gold, running at The Public Theater at Astor Place. Photo credit: Joan Marcus.
An American in Paris
Fun Home
Something Rotten!
The Visit

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Jessica Paz was the first female to be nominated for and to win the Tony Award for Best Sound Design of a Musical in 2019 for which show?
Hadestown
Photo of Eva-Noblezada and Reeve Carney by Helen-Maybanks.
Beetlejuice
Dear Evan Hansen
Hadestown
Jagged Little Pill

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Ali Stroker is the first person who uses a wheelchair to be nominated for and to receive a Tony Award for acting. In 2019 she won the Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Musical for which show?
Oklahoma
Photo of Ali Stroker by Teddy Wolff.
Oklahoma!
Spring Awakening
Carousel
Tootsie

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Audra McDonald has won more performance Tony Awards than any other individual and is the first person to win all four performance awards for which a performer is eligible. How many total Tony Awards has Audra McDonald won?
Audra McDonald in Frankie and Johnny
Audra McDonald in Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune. Photo by Jenny Anderson.
4
5
6
7

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