Regional Theatre Tony® Award goes to Shakespeare Theatre Company
Based on ATCA’s recommendation as determined by a balloting procedure guided by Chris Jones, the Shakespeare Theatre Company of Washington, D.C. will receive the 2012 Regional Theatre Tony Award®, which honors a non-profit, professional regional theatre that has displayed a continuous level of artistic achievement contributing to the growth of theatre nationally. Artistic director Michael Kahn will accept the award during the Tony Awards ceremony on June 10. For that company, read more here. And read here for an honor roll of previous winners plus a snapshot history of the regional theater award, which began in 1976 with an ATCA initiative.