19th Tony Awards
|19th Tony Awards|
|Date||June 13, 1965|
New York City, New York
The 19th Annual Tony Awards was broadcast on June 13, 1965, from The Astor Hotel in New York City on local television station WWOR-TV (Channel 9). The Masters of Ceremonies were Tom Bosley, Jose Ferrer, and Van Johnson.
Presenters: George Abbott, Alan Alda, Robert Alda, Alan Arkin, Jean Pierre Aumont, Sidney Blackmer, Herschel Bernardi, Victor Borge, Gower Champion, Carol Channing, Barbara Cook, Farley Granger, George Grizzard, Sally Ann Howes, Anne Jeffreys, Bert Lahr, Piper Laurie, Bethel Leslie, Ethel Merman, Barry Nelson, Molly Picon, Maureen Stapleton, Jule Styne, Eli Wallach.
Performer: Lucine Amara
Music was by Meyer Davis and his Orchestra.
Award winners and nominees
Winners are in bold
- Gilbert Miller, for having produced 88 plays and musicals and for his perseverance which has helped to keep New York and theatre alive.
- Oliver Smith