Monday, June 6, 2016



Congratulations to the winners of the 2016 Drama Desk Awards!

Outstanding Play
The Humans

Outstanding Play Revival
A View From The Bridge

Outstanding Actor in a Play
Frank Langella, The Father

Outstanding Actress in a Play
Jessica Lange, Long Day's Journey Into Night

Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play
Michael Shannon, Long Day's Journey Into Night

Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play
Saycon Sengbloh, Eclipsed

Outstanding Solo Performance
Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Fully Committed

Outstanding Director of a Play

Ivo van Hove: A View From The Bridge

Outstanding Musical
Shuffle Along

Outstanding Musical Revival
 She Loves Me

Outstanding Actor in a Musical
Danny Burstein, Fiddler On The Roof

Outstanding Actress in a Musical
Cynthia Erivo, The Color Purple

Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical
Christopher Fitzgerald: Waitress

Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical
Jane Krakowski, She Loves Me

Outstanding Director of a Musical (Tie)
John Doyle: The Color Purple
Bartlett Sher: Fiddler On The Roof

Outstanding Choreographer
Savion Glover: Shuffle Along

Outstanding Music
Steve Martin and Edie Brickell, Bright Star

Outstanding Lyrics
Benj Hasek and Justin Paul, Dear Evan Hansen

Outstanding Book of a Musical
John Caird, Daddy Long Legs

Outstanding Orchestrations
Larry Hochman, She Loves Me

Outstanding Music in a Play
Philip Glass, The Crucible

Outstanding Costume Design of a Play
Anita Yavich: The Legend of Georgia McBride

Outstanding Costume Design of a Musical
Ann Roth: Shuffle Along

Outstanding Set Design of a Play

Christopher Oram, Hughie

Outstanding Set Design of a Musical
David Rockwell, She Loves Me

Outstanding Projection Design
Finn Ross, American Psycho

Outstanding Lighting Design for a Play
Justin Townsend, The Humans

Outstanding Lighting Design of a Musical
Justin Townsend, American Psycho

Outstanding Sound Design of a Play
Fitz Patton, The Humans

Outstanding Sound Design of a Musical
Dan Moses Schreier, American Psycho

Outstanding Wig and Hair Design
Mia M. Neal, Shuffle Along

Unique Theatrical Experience
That Physics Show

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