This is a list of winners and nominations for the Tony Award for Best Musical, first awarded in 1949. This award is presented to the producers of the musical.
Awards and nominations
Accumulated records as of 2011:
- The Sound of Music and Fiorello! are the only two musicals, to date, to have ever received a tie for the Best Musical award in 1960.
- Passion is the shortest running winner, with 280 performances.
- Phantom of the Opera is the longest running winner still open, with 10,831 performances as of February 9, 2014.
- The Producers has the most Tony Awards of any winner of this category, leading with 12.
- ^ "Facts About the Tony Awards". Tony Legacy. The American Theatre Wing. 2009. Retrieved 2009-02-05.