Awards and Honors

ACADEMY AWARD, “OSCAR”

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WINNER  – ALL THAT JAZZ – 1980Directed by Bob Fosse. Art Direction-Set Decoration.

NOMINATIONS

   MARY POPPINS - 1964. Walt Disney. Costume Design.

   MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS – 1974. Directed by Sidney Lumet. Costume Design.

   THE WIZ – 1978. Directed by Sidney Lumet. Art Direction; Costume Design.

 


Antoinette Perry “TONY” AWARD

Tony AwardWINNER (3) 

GUYS AND DOLLS – 1992. Scenic Design.

THE HOUSE OF BLUE LEAVES - 1986. Scenic Design.

PIPPIN – 1973. Scenic Design.

 

NOMINATIONS (16)

THE APPLE TREE – 1967. Costume Design.

CHICAGO - 1976. Scenic Design.

A DAY IN HOLLYWOOD/ A NIGHT IN THE UKRAINE – 1980. Scenic Design.

THE REAL THING - 1984. Scenic Design.

THE FRONT PAGE – 1987. Scenic Design.

ANYTHING GOES - 1988. Scenic Design; Costume Design

LEND ME A TENOR- 1989. Scenic Design.

GRAND HOTEL, THE MUSICAL – 1990. Scenic Design.

THE WILL ROGERS FOLLIES - 1991. Scenic Design.

SHE LOVES ME – 1994. Scenic Design.

STEEL PIER – 1997. Scenic Design.

UNCLE VANYA - 2000. Scenic Design.


Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, Prime Time EMMY AWARD

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WINNER – DEATH OF A SALESMAN – 1986CBS. Production Designer. (Robert J. Franco, Set Decorator; John Kasarda, Art Director)

 HONORS (2)

FREE TO BE YOU & ME – 1974

LINDA RONSTADT’S CANCIONES DE MI PADRE – 1988-1989


 DRAMA DESK AWARD, Outstanding Set Design  (11 Shows Nominated)

Drama Desk  WINNER (5) –

  GUYS AND DOLLS – 1991-1992 

  THE HOUSE OF BLUE LEAVES - 1985-1986

 SOCIAL SECURITY – 1985-1986

  SHELTER – 1972-1973 

  PIPPIN – 1972-1973

 NOMINATIONS (6)

THE REAL THING – 1983-1984

THE FRONT PAGE – 1985-1986

ANYTHING GOES – 1987-1988

GRAND HOTEL – 1989-1990

STEEL PIER – 1996-1997

UNCLE VANYA – 1999-2000


 Theatre Hall of Fame  

  Inducted into THEATRE HALL OF FAME, 1991

 

 


OUTER CRITICS CIRCLE AWARD – LEND ME A TENOR, 1989. Outstanding Set Design


LUCILLE LORTEL AWARD (Best of Off Broadway Scenic Design) – A FAIR COUNTRY, 1996.


AMERICAN THEATRE WING – Henry Hewes Design Award (Scenic Design)

WINNER (2)

   SHE LOVES ME, 1994

   THE HOUSE OF BLUE LEAVES, 1986

NOMINATIONS

STEEL PIER, 1997

THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST, 1997 (Scenic & Costume Design)


BROADWAY THEATRE INSTITUTE’S LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD, 2002


UNITED STATES INSTITUTE FOR THEATRE TECHNOLOGY – Distinguished Achievement Award, 2004


ST GEORGE’S SOCIETY ANGLO-AMERICAN CULTURAL AWARD, 2010


NATIONAL ARTS CLUB MEDAL OF HONOR, 2007


CITY OF SARASOTA PROCLAMATION – “TONY WALTON DAY,” September 28, 2007 (launching of TALE OF TWO CITIES)


SARASOTA MAGAZINE ANNUAL THEATRE AWARD – TALE OF TWO CITIES, 2008 (Best Set Design).


DUTCH TREAT CLUB LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT GOLD MEDAL, 2007


OSCAR HAMMERSTEIN LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD (YORK THEATRE), 2005


TDF/SHARAFF 1st TOBIN AWARD (Lifetime Achievement in Theatrical Design), 2004


ART DIRECTOR’S GUILD FILM SOCIETY TRIBUTE, 2003, 2011


DOCTORATE OF HUMANE LETTERS DEGREE FROM MARYMOUNT MANHATTAN COLLEGE, NY, 2000


DOCTORATE OF FINE ARTS DEGREE, FIVE TOWNS COLLEGE, DIX HILLS, NY, 2009


BEST OF MANHATTAN, Best Set Design –ASHES TO ASHES,” New York Press, 1999 


FRIENDS OF NY THEATRE AWARDS – “Outstanding Set Design” – STEEL PIER – 1997


CARBONELL AWARD - NOT WAVING, 1995 & MEN’S LIVES, 1996 (Best Scenic Design, Florida)  


THEATRE LA OVATION AWARDCONVERSATIONS WITH MY FATHER, 1994 (Best Set Design, Larger Theatre).


INTERIOR DESIGN HALL OF FAME AWARD, 1993


NEW YORK MUNICIPAL ART SOCIETY AWARD, 1993


LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD FOR PERFORMING ARTS, Guild Hall of East Hampton, 1992


NEW ENGLAND THEATRE CONFERENCE SPECIAL RECOGNITION AWARD – Achievement in Sets, Costumes, and Graphics in Theatre, Film, Opera, Ballet or Television, 1992


1ST JOAN CULLMAN AWARD FOR EXTRAORDINARY CREATIVITY, Lincoln Center Theatre, 1992


BEST OF BROADWAY AWARD, Art Deco Society 

   THE WILL ROGERS FOLLIES, 1991

   LEND ME A TENOR, 1989


BROAM AWARD – Best Revival of a Musical, ANYTHING GOES - 1988 (Contributions to Best Revival of a Musical).


CLIO AWARD 1987 – MOBIL CORPS: THE MISUNDERSTOOD ELEPHANT


LION OF THE PERFORMING ARTS AWARD, New York Public Library, 1987


BAY AREA CRITICS CIRCLE AWARD – MY ONE AND ONLY, 1985. Outstanding Set Design.


BEST BROADWAY POSTER AWARD, New York Daily News – SOPHISTICATED LADIES, 1981


DRAMA-LOGUE CRITICS AWARD – “Outstanding Achievement in the Theatre”

A DAY IN HOLLYWOOD A NIGHT IN THE UKRAINE, 1980, Outstanding Set Design.


ALL AMERICAN PRESS AWARD – THE WIZ, 1979


ART DIRECTORS GUILD – LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD, 2012


DESIGNERS AND ART DIRECTORS ASSOCIATION, LONDON, SILVER AWARD – MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS, 1975


ART DIRECTION MAGAZINE (CREATIVITY CERTIFICATE OF DISTINCTION)Poster Art for CHICAGO, 1975


WHITBREAD ANGLO-AMERICAN THEATRE AWARD – GOLDEN BOY, 1964-1965


THE SCOTSMAN MEDALLION (Book Jacket of the Year) – The Rest of the Evening’s My Own, W.H. Allen, publisher, 1964