Last night, June 2nd, 2019, was the 64th Annual Drama Desk Awards held at The Town Hall to honor the 2018-2019 theatre season! Listed below are the winners for the 2019 Drama Desk Awards, in case you missed the show!
Outstanding Musical: The Prom
Outstanding Play: The Ferryman
Outstanding Revival of a Play: The Waverly Gallery
Outstanding Actress in a Play: Elaine May in The Waverly Gallery
Outstanding Actor in a Play: Jay O. Sanders in Uncle Vanya
Outstanding Actress in a Musical: Stephanie J. Block in The Cher Show
Outstanding Actor in a Musical: Santino Fontana in Tootsie
Outstanding Book of a Musical presented by Music Theatre International: Robert Horn for Tootsie
Outstanding Lyrics presented by Music Theatre International: David Yazbek for Tootsie
Outstanding Music presented by Music Theatre International: David Yazbek for Tootsie
Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical: Ali Stroker in Oklahoma!
Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical: André De Shield in, Hadestown
Outstanding Choreography presented by LaDuca Dance Shoes: Warren Carlyle for Kiss Me Kate
Outstanding Fight Choreography: Claire Warden for Slave Play
Outstanding Revival of a Musical: Fiddler on the Roof, National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene and Off-Broadway
Outstanding Orchestrations: Daniel Kluger for Oklahoma!
Outstanding Music in a Play: Jason Michael Webb and Fitz Patton for Choir Boy
Outstanding Projection Design: Peter England for King Kong
Outstanding Set Design for a Musical presented by Hudson Scenic: David Korins for Beetlejuice
Outstanding Set Design of a Play: Matt Saunders for "Daddy"
Outstanding Lighting Design for a Musical, presented by Production Resource Group: Bradley King for Hadestown
Outstanding Lighting Design for a Play: Amith Chandrashaker for Boesman and Lena
Outstanding Sound Design in a Musical: Nevin Steinberg and Jessica Paz for Hadestown
Outstanding Sound Design in a Play: Nick Powell for The Ferryman
Outstanding Wig and Hair Design: Charles G. LaPointe for The Cher Show
Outstanding Costume Design for a Musical: Bob Mackie for The Cher Show
Outstanding Costume Design for a Play: Toni-Leslie James for Bernhardt/Hamlet
Outstanding Solo Performance: Mike Birbiglia in The New One
Unique Theatrical Experience: All is Calm: The Christmas Truce of 1914, Theater Latté Da/Laura Little Theatrical Productions/The Sheen Center
Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play: Celia Keenan-Bolger in To Kill A Mockingbird
Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play: Tom Glynn-Carney in The Ferryman
Outstanding Director of a Musical:
Rachel Chavkin for Hadestown
Outstanding Director of a Play
Sam Mendes For The Ferryman
Congratulations to all the nominees and winners!
Sending love and light,