STUDIO CITY (CBSLA.com) — The TONY Awards will continue to air on CBS through 2018, the network announced Wednesday.
The awards show, which honors theater professionals for distinguished achievement on Broadway, has been a part of the CBS family for the past 35 years.
“The TONY Awards give viewers across the country the opportunity to experience the excitement of Broadway theater from their very own living rooms,” said Jack Sussman, Executive Vice President, Specials, Music and Live Events, CBS Entertainment. “We’re pleased to renew our commitment to the performing arts and look forward to continuing this great and long-standing partnership by bringing the best of Broadway to primetime television for many years to come.”
The 67th Annual TONY Awards will be broadcast live from Radio City Music Hall on Sunday, June 9 from 8 to 11 p.m.
The show returns to Radio City Music Hall after two years at the Beacon Theatre.
Emmy Award winner Neil Patrick Harris returns as host for the fourth time.