Stephen Trask

For Tony Award nominations 2014, tried-and-true triumphs — mostly

NEW YORK — With Broadway increasingly relying on stars, glitz and noise — often timed to hit just weeks before the Tony Awards deadline — the nominations for this year's prizes took a different path.

The most-nominated show when the 40-member committee announced its choices Tuesday was a less star-driven production, a musical  that relied on traditional Broadway genre elements and opened back in November--"A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder." which received 10 nominations, including best musical. The most-nominated revival of a play, meanwhile, was the durable mainstay "The Glass Menagerie" with seven nominations, including best revival of a play--and...