June 9, 2013 11:56:00 AM BST

Audemars Piguet sponsored luxury green room & red carpet at the 67th annual Tony Awards®
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Audemars Piguet, the haute horology watchmaker, hosted the 2013 Tony Awards Audemars Piguet Green Room backstage at the 67th Annual Tony Awards.   Presented by the American Theatre Wing and The Broadway League the awards were broadcasted live from Radio City Music Hall on Sunday, June 9th on CBS.

  • Audemars Piguet sponsored luxury green room & red carpet at the 67th annual Tony Awards®
  • Audemars Piguet sponsored luxury green room & red carpet at the 67th annual Tony Awards®
    Scarlett Johansson
  • Audemars Piguet sponsored luxury green room & red carpet at the 67th annual Tony Awards®
    Zachary Quinto
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For the third year running, Audemars Piguet, official sponsor of the Green Room, customized a private retreat backstage at Radio City Music Hall for presenters and nominees to enjoy during the show. The space also featured four vitrines, highlighting 12 timepieces of the current collection. Member of the board Olivier Audemars and Audemars Piguet CEO of North America, Xavier Nolot did attend the ceremony.

To celebrate the 2013 Tony Awards, Audemars Piguet made a donation of $30,000 to Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS on behalf of the Tony Award presenters who agreed to have Audemars Piguet and the Tony’s tweet a photo (@TonyGreenRoom) of them signing the Audemars Piguet clock. This Audemars Piguet Tony Awards Clock will be auctioned off after the show to help raise funds for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS.  Celebrities who graciously provided their signature while visiting the Green Room included:

  • Laura Benanti
  • Mayor Michael Bloomberg
  • Matthew Broderick
  • Jon Cryer
  • Cuba Gooding Jr.
  • Alan Cumming
  • Jesse Eisenberg
  • Sally Field
  • Jake Gyllenhaal
  • Megan Hilty
  • Scarlett Johansson
  • Anna Kendrick
  • Jane Krakowski
  • Patti LuPone
  • Audra McDonald
  • Patina Miller
  • Matthew Morrison (was also wearing an Audemars Piguet Millenary 4101 in rose gold)
  • Liam Neeson
  • Oliver Platt
  • Martha Plimpton
  • Hal Prince
  • Zachary Quinto
  • Andrew Rannells
  • Jesse Tyler Ferguson
  • Mike Tyson
  • Steven Van Zandt
  • Sigourney Weaver

In support of their presenting red carpet sponsorship, Audemars Piguet once again teamed up with Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS to create a unique auction of Audemars Piguet wall clocks.  The eight one-of-a-kind aluminum wall clocks were displayed along the red carpet and decorated by the nominees for Best Musical and Best Musical Revival (Bring It On: The Musical, A Christmas Story The Musical, Kinky Boots, Matilda The Musical, Annie, The Mystery of Edwin Drood, Pippin, Rodgers + Hammerstein's Cinderella ) to represent each one of this season’s musicals.  A ninth clock was signed by nominated actors attending last month’s Meet the Nominees reception.  The auction opens from June 10thth through June 24th on leading charity auction site www.charitybuzz.com.

The 67th Annual Tony Awards, hosted by Emmy Award-winner Neil Patrick Harris,  featured appearances by Tom Hanks, Jake Gyllenhaal, Scarlett Johansson,  Sigourney Weaver, Anna Kendrick, Zachary Quinto,  Sally Field, Audra McDonald, Cyndi Lauper, Jane Krakowski, Alan Cumming, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Jon Cryer, Megan Hilty, Andrew Rannells, Matthew Morrison, Cuba Gooding Jr, Jesse Eisenberg, Laura Benanti, Steven Van Zandt, Martha Plimpton, Hal Prince, Barrett Foa and Mike Tyson.