The Tony Awards have announced that the historic Paramount Hotel will be the official hotel partner of the Tony Awards starting this season and until the year 2016.

The partnership will commence with the 2014 Tony Award Nominations on Tuesday, April 29, 2014.  The live ceremony will take place at the Paramount Hotel’s newly renovated Diamond Horseshoe.

The Paramount Hotel will also host the Meet the Nominees Press Reception on Wednesday, April 30th and the 2014 Tony Nominee Luncheon on Tuesday, May 20th.  Additionally, the Paramount Hotel will host the 2014 Tony Honors Cocktail Reception on Monday, June 2nd, which will present the Tony Honors for Excellence in the Theatre, the Regional Theatre Award and celebrate the 2014 Special Award Recipients. Visit nycparamount.com, and follow the Paramount Hotel at Facebook.com/NYCParamount and @NYCParamount on Twitter #ParamountHotel

“We are very excited to partner with the Paramount Hotel.  The Paramount’s rich history in Times Square paired with their newly renovated and unique spaces – like the Diamond Horseshoe are a perfect match for the Tony Awards.  We are thrilled to share what these events have in store for us this year!” said Heather Hitchens, Executive Director of the American Theatre Wing and Charlotte St. Martin, Executive Director of The Broadway League.

The 2014 Tony Awards will broadcast live from Radio City Music Hall in New York City, on CBS, on Sunday, June 8th 8:00 – 11:00 p.m. (ET/PT time delay) and are presented by The Broadway League and the American Theatre Wing. Hugh Jackman is back to host the prestigious event.