Tony Awards Sets 2017 Dates

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The annual Broadway honors ceremony will broadcast live from New York City in June.

The 2017 Tony Awards will take place Sunday, June 11, the American Theatre Wing has announced.

The 71st annual Broadway-lauding awards show will air on CBS at 8 p.m. ET/delayed PT live from New York City.  A location for the telecast will be announced at a later date.

Additionally, the awards eligibility cut-off date for all Broadway productions opening in the 2016-2017 season has been set for April 27. Productions which meet all other eligibility requirements and open on or before the eligibility date are considered eligible for 2017 Tony Award nominations.

The nominations for the 2017 Tonys will be announced live on May 2.