The Tony winners encourage fans to use #NominateMyTeacher to spread awareness of the new Excellence in Theatre Education award.
Other productions discussed in today's meeting include The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, The Last Ship, The River, and The Elephant Man.
Weiss directed the Hugh Jackman-hosted broadcast.
Educators can receive a special honor at this year's Tonys ceremony.
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Adam Bock, Bruce Coughlin, and Mimi Lien have also been selected.
Nichols picked up eight Tony Awards for Best Director throughout his career.
The Tony Awards committee held its first meeting of the 2014-15 season.