Fitzgerald Nominated for 2016 Tony Award

On May 3, it was announced that Rollins theater graduate Christopher Fitzgerald ’95 was nominated for Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical for his role in “Waitress”.

The 70th annual Tony Awards is scheduled to take place on Sunday, June 12 at 8 p.m. on CBS.

This is the third time Fitzgerald has been nominated for a Tony Award. He was nominated for Best Featured Actor in a Musical in “Young Frankenstein” (2008) and again for “Finian’s Rainbow” (2010).

In 2014, Fitzgerald made Broadway history when he was the first actor to play both male leads in “Chicago”.