Tommy Tune

Director, Performer, Choreographer, Producer, Creative Consultant
( b. Feb 28, 1939 Wichita Falls, Texas, USA ) Male
Height: 6'6"  

Broadway Production Credits

Grease
Musical, Comedy, Revival
May 11, 1994 - Jan 25, 1998
Originally produced by Tommy Tune
Production Supervisor: Tommy Tune

The Best Little Whorehouse Goes Public
Musical, Original
May 10, 1994 - May 22, 1994
Directed by Tommy Tune
Choreographed by Tommy Tune

Tommy Tune Tonite!
Special, Revue, Original
Dec 28, 1992 - Jan 03, 1993
Starring: Tommy Tune [Performer]

The Will Rogers Follies
Musical, Original
May 01, 1991 - Sep 05, 1993
Directed by Tommy Tune
Choreographed by Tommy Tune

Grand Hotel
Musical, Drama, Original
Nov 12, 1989 - Apr 25, 1992
Directed by Tommy Tune
Choreographed by Tommy Tune

Stepping Out
Play, Original
Jan 11, 1987 - Mar 15, 1987
Directed by Tommy Tune

My One And Only
Musical, Comedy, Original
May 01, 1983 - Mar 03, 1985
Starring: Tommy Tune [Captain Billy Buck Chandler]
Staged by Tommy Tune
Choreographed by Tommy Tune

The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas
Musical, Comedy, Original
May 31, 1982 - Jul 24, 1982
Directed by Tommy Tune
Musical Staging by Tommy Tune

Nine
Musical, Drama, Original
May 09, 1982 - Feb 04, 1984
Directed by Tommy Tune

A Day in Hollywood / A Night in the Ukraine
Musical, Comedy, Revue, Original
May 01, 1980 - Sep 27, 1981
Directed by Tommy Tune
Choreographed by Tommy Tune

The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas
Musical, Comedy, Original
Jun 19, 1978 - Mar 27, 1982
Directed by Tommy Tune
Musical Numbers Staged by Tommy Tune

Seesaw
Musical, Romantic Comedy, Original
Mar 18, 1973 - Dec 08, 1973
Associate Choreographed by Tommy Tune
Also Starring: Tommy Tune [David]

How Now, Dow Jones
Musical, Comedy, Original
Dec 07, 1967 - Jun 15, 1968
Performer: Tommy Tune [Waiter]

A Joyful Noise
Musical, Original
Dec 15, 1966 - Dec 24, 1966
Performer: Tommy Tune [Tommy, Ensemble Dancer]
Understudy: Tommy Tune [Saw Mill Boys]

Baker Street
Musical, Original
Feb 16, 1965 - Nov 14, 1965
Performer: Tommy Tune [One of the Killers]

Awards and Nominations

2015 Tony Award® Special Award for Lifetime Achievement

nomineeTommy Tune   [recipient]

2003 Drama Desk Award Oustanding Choreography

Tommy Tune  (for "Tommy Tune: White Tie and Tails")  [nominee]

1991 Tony Award® Best Choreography

nomineeThe Will Rogers Follies [winner]
Choreographed by Tommy Tune

1991 Tony Award® Best Direction of a Musical

nomineeThe Will Rogers Follies [winner]
Directed by Tommy Tune

1991 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Choreography

nomineeThe Will Rogers Follies [winner]
Choreographed by Tommy Tune

1990 Tony Award® Best Choreography

nomineeGrand Hotel [winner]
Choreographed by Tommy Tune

1990 Tony Award® Best Direction of a Musical

nomineeGrand Hotel [winner]
Directed by Tommy Tune

1990 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Choreography

nomineeGrand Hotel [winner]
Choreographed by Tommy Tune

1990 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Director of a Musical

nomineeGrand Hotel [winner]
Directed by Tommy Tune

1983 Tony Award® Best Actor in a Musical

nomineeMy One And Only [winner]
Starring: Tommy Tune

1983 Tony Award® Best Choreography

nomineeMy One And Only [winner]
Choreographed by Tommy Tune

1983 Tony Award® Best Direction of a Musical

My One And Only [nominee]
Staged by Tommy Tune

1983 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Choreography

nomineeMy One And Only [winner]
Choreographed by Tommy Tune

1982 Tony Award® Best Choreography

Nine [nominee]
Directed by Tommy Tune

1982 Tony Award® Best Direction of a Musical

nomineeNine [winner]
Directed by Tommy Tune

1982 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Director of a Musical

nomineeNine [winner]
Directed by Tommy Tune

1982 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Director of a Play

nomineeTommy Tune  (for "Cloud Nine")  [winner]

1980 Tony Award® Best Choreography

nomineeA Day in Hollywood / A Night in the Ukraine [winner]
Choreographed by Tommy Tune

1980 Tony Award® Best Direction of a Musical

A Day in Hollywood / A Night in the Ukraine [nominee]
Directed by Tommy Tune

1980 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Choreography

nomineeA Day in Hollywood / A Night in the Ukraine [winner]
Choreographed by Tommy Tune

1979 Tony Award® Best Choreography

The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas [nominee]
Choreographed by Tommy Tune

1979 Tony Award® Best Direction of a Musical

The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas [nominee]
Directed by Tommy Tune

1978 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Choreography

The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas [nominee]
Choreographed by Tommy Tune

1978 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Director of a Musical

nomineeThe Best Little Whorehouse in Texas [winner]
Directed by Tommy Tune

1977 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Director of a Musical

Tommy Tune  (for "The Club")  [nominee]

1974 Tony Award® Best Featured Actor in a Musical

nomineeSeesaw [winner]
Also Starring: Tommy Tune

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