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Tony Awards: Best Sound Design

We hope you haven’t forgotten about the Tonys after the holiday weekend, because there’s less than two weeks left until the big night! Today we’re going to look at the nominees for Best Sound Design.


Alex Baranowski – The Cripple of Inishmaan

Matt Tierney – Machinal

Dan Moses Schrier – Act One

Steve Canyon Kennedy – Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar and Grill

Alex Baranowski has posted examples of his work from “The Cripple of Inishmaan” on his SoundCloud account.


Tim O’Heir – Hedwig and the Angry Inch

Brian Ronan – Beautiful: The Carole King Musical

Mick Potter – Les Miserables

Peter Hylenski – After Midnight

DID YOU KNOW? Brian Ronan was originally a lighting designer who got into sound design thinking it would be easier to find work. He is now a five-time Tony nominee.

Peter Hylenski was the sound designer for Motown the Musical, currently playing at the Oriental Theatre in Chicago through August 9th!