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Can you name the Tony Best Musical Nominee from each year when given the work on which it was based?

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Source MaterialMusicalYear
Graphic novel by Alison Bechdel2015
Animated movie featuring Robin Williams2014
Novel by Roald Dahl2013
2007 Glen Hansard movie2012
Steven Speilberg movie or Frank Abagnale's autobiography2011
2005 Grammy-winning 'punk opera'2010
William Steig picture book or 2001 animated fairy-tale movie2009
John Waters movie starring Johnny Depp2008
German coming-of-age play by Frank Wedekind2007
Alice Walker novel or Steven Spielberg movie2006
Film directed by Terry Gilliam & Terry Jones 2005
Novel by Gregory Maguire (loosely based on a novel from 1900 or a film from 1939) 2004
John Waters movie starring Ricki Lake2003
Oscar-winning Julie Andrews movie about flappers2002
Mel Brooks movie2001
Short story by James Joyce 2000
Animated movie featuring Matthew Broderick1998
NOT based on a James Cameron movie of the same name1997
Giacomo Puccini opera about tuberculosis1996
Oscar-winning Gloria Swanson/Cecil B. DeMille movie1995
Animated movie featuring Angela Lansbury1994
1975 movie based on 1969 rock opera1993
1930 Gershwin musical starring Ethel Merman & Ginger Rogers1992
Frances Hodgson Burnett novel about cholera & greenery1991
Oscar-winning Greta Garbo movie or Vicki Baum novel1990
Brothers Grimm fairy tales1988
Novel by Victor Hugo1987
(Unfinished) Novel by Charles Dickens1986
'The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn' by Mark Twain1985
Play about cross-dressing by Jean Poiret 1984
Source MaterialMusicalYear
'Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats' by T.S. Eliot1983
Federico Fellini film about infidelity1982
Film with famous title song, or novel by Bradford Ropes1981
'Demonic' play by Christopher Bond, or penny dreadful story 'The String of Pearls'1979
Comic strip with bright-haired protagonist, by Harold Gray1977
Novel by L. Frank Baum1975
Play by Lorraine Hansberry or Langston Hughes poem1974
Swedish film 'Smiles of a Summer Night' (NOT based on Mozart piece that shares the musical's name)1973
Play by William Shakespeare1972
Oscar-winning movie 'All About Eve'1970
1964 movie, or novel by Nikos Kazantzakis 1969
'Happy' 1952 movie, or play by Samuel Taylor, or novel by Robert Fontaine1968
'I Am A Camera' play by John Van Druten, or 'Goodbye to Berlin' by Christopher Isherwood1967
'Don Quixote' by Miguel de Cervantes1966
'Tevye' stories by Scholem Aleichem1965
'The Matchmaker' by Thornton Wilder (NOT based on a Louis Armstrong song)1964
Novel by Charles Dickens1963
'Successful' novel by Shepherd Mead1962
'The Story of the Trapp Family Singers' by Maria von Trapp1960
'Romeo and Juliet' by William Shakespeare1958
'Pygmalion' by George Bernard Shaw1957
'The Year the Yankees Lost the Pennant' by Douglas Wallop. 1956
Novel by J.M. Barrie1955
Play about Baghdad by Edward Knoblock1954
'My Sister Eileen' by Ruth McKenney, or 'wonderful' play by Joseph A. Fields and Jerome Chodorov 1953
'Anna and the King of Siam' by Margaret Landon1952
'The Idyll of Miss Sarah Brown' and 'Blood Pressure' by Damon Runyon1951
'Tales of the (region with same name as show)' by James A. Michener1950
'The Taming of the Shrew' by William Shakespeare1949

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