2016-2017 Awards & Nominations

2016-17 Awards and Nominations

Pulitzer Prize
Drama - Sweat, by Lynn Nottage *WINNER

Obie Awards
Obie Award for Playwriting - Lynn Nottage, Sweat *WINNER

Tony Award Nominations: SWEAT on Broadway
Best Play
Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play – Johanna Day
Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play – Michelle Wilson

 Drama League Award Nominations
Outstanding Broadway or Off-Broadway Play – Sweat
Outstanding Revival – Troilus and Cressida
Distinguished Performance Award – Ato Blankson-Wood, The Total Bent
Distinguished Performance Award – Johanna Day, Sweat
Distinguished Performance Award – John Leguizamo, Latin History for Morons
Distinguished Performance Award – Daniel Radcliffe, Privacy
Distinguished Performance Award – Michelle Wilson, Sweat

Drama Desk Award Nominations
Outstanding Play – Sweat
Outstanding Fight Choreography – Michael Rossmy and Rick Sordelet, Troilus and Cressida
Outstanding Fight Choreography – U. Jonathan Toppo, Sweat
Outstanding Director of a Play – Richard Nelson, What Did You Expect?/Women of a Certain Age

Lucille Lortel Award Nominations
Outstanding Musical – The Total Bent
Outstanding Solo Show – The Outer Space
Outstanding Solo Show – Latin History for Morons
Outstanding Choreographer – David Neumann, The Total Bent
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Play – Johanna Day, Sweat
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Play – Maryann Plunkett, Women of a Certain Age
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Musical – Ato Blankson-Wood, The Total Bent
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Musical – Jo Lampert, Joan of Arc: Into the Fire
Outstanding Projection Design – Duncan McLean, Privacy

 Outer Critic Circle Award Nominations
Outstanding New Broadway Play – Sweat
Outstanding Director of a Play – Kate Whoriskey, Sweat
Outstanding Projection Design – Duncan McLean, Privacy
Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play – Johanna Day, Sweat

Chita Rivera Award Nominations
Outstanding Choreography in an Off-Broadway Show – David Neumann, The Total Bent
Outstanding Male Dancer In An Off-Broadway Show – Ato Blankson-Wood, The Total Bent

 

Click below to see 2015-16 Season Awards & Nominations:

2016 GRAMMY Awards

Best Musical Theater Album – Hamilton, by Lin-Manuel Miranda *WINNER

2016 Pulitzer Prize

Drama – Hamilton, by Lin-Manuel Miranda *WINNER

2016 New York Drama Critics Circle Award

Special Citation, Oskar Eustis *WINNER

2016 Drama Desk Award Nominations

Outstanding Music in a Play – Tom Kitt, Cymbeline
Outstanding Actress in a Play – Saycon Sengbloh, Eclipsed *WINNER
Outstanding Musical – First Daughter Suite
Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical – Alison Fraser, First Daughter Suite
Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical – Mary Testa, First Daughter Suite
Outstanding Music – Michael John LaChiusa, First Daughter Suite
Outstanding Book of a Musical – Michael John LaChiusa, First Daughter Suite
Outstanding Lyrics – Michael John LaChiusa, First Daughter Suite
Outstanding Orchestrations – Michael Starobin and Bruce Coughlin, First Daughter Suite
Outstanding Set Design for a Play – G.W. Mercier, Head of Passes
Distinguished Performance by an Actress – Phylicia Rashad, Head of Passes
Outstanding Actress in a Musical – Annette O'Toole, Southern Comfort

2016 Drama League Award Nominations

Drama League Honorable Distinguished Performance by an Actor – Sam Waterston, The Tempest 
Outstanding Production of a Play – Eclipsed
Distinguished Performance by an Actress – Lupita Nyong'o, Eclipsed
Outstanding Production of a Musical – Hamilton *WINNER
Distinguished Performance by an Actor – Daveed Diggs, Hamilton
Distinguished Performance by an Actor – Lin-Manuel Miranda, Hamilton *WINNER
Distinguished Performance by an Actress – Annette O'Toole, Southern Comfort

2016 Lucille Lortel Award Nominations

Playwrights Sidewalk Inductee – Suzan-Lori Parks *WINNER
Outstanding Sound Design – Bray Poor, Buzzer
Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play – Sanjit De Silva, Dry Powder
Outstanding Director – Liesl Tommy, Eclipsed *WINNER
Outstanding Play, Eclipsed 
Outstanding Costume Design – Clint Ramos, Eclipsed 
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Musical – Alison Fraser, First Daughter Suite
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Musical – Mary Testa, First Daughter Suite
Outstanding Costume Design – Toni-Leslie James, First Daughter Suite
Special Award for Projection Design – Peter Nigrini, Grounded
Outstanding Solo Show – Grounded *WINNER
Outstanding Lighting Design – Christopher Akerlind, Grounded
Outstanding Sound Design – Will Pickens, Grounded
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Play – Phylicia Rashad, Head of Passes *WINNER
Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play – Alana Arenas, Head of Passes *WINNER
Outstanding Scenic Design – G.W. Mercier, Head of Passes
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Musical – Annette O’Toole, Southern Comfort *WINNER
Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical – Jeffrey Kuhn, Southern Comfort *WINNER
Outstanding Musical – Southern Comfort

2016 Tony Award Nominations - ECLIPSED and HAMILTON on Broadway

Best Play – Author: Danai Gurira, Eclipsed
Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play – Lupita Nyong'o, Eclipsed
Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play – Pascale Armand, Eclipsed
Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play – Saycon Sengbloh, Eclipsed
Best Costume Design of a Play – Clint Ramos, Eclipsed *WINNER
Best Direction of a Play – Liesl Tommy, Eclipsed
Best Musical –  Hamilton *WINNER
Best Musical Best Book of a Musical  –  Lin-Manuel Miranda, Hamilton *WINNER
Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre – Music & Lyrics: Lin-Manuel Miranda, Hamilton *WINNER
Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical – Lin-Manuel Miranda, Hamilton
Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical – Leslie Odom, Jr., Hamilton *WINNER
Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical – Phillipa Soo, Hamilton
Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical – Daveed Diggs, Hamilton *WINNER
Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical – Jonathan Groff, Hamilton
Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical – Christopher Jackson, Hamilton
Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical – Renée Elise Goldsberry, Hamilton *WINNER
Best Scenic Design of a Musical – David Korins, Hamilton
Best Costume Design of a Musical – Paul Tazewell, Hamilton *WINNER
Best Lighting Design of a Musical – Howell Binkley, Hamilton *WINNER
Best Direction of a Musical – Thomas Kail, Hamilton *WINNER
Best Choreography – Andy Blankenbuehler, Hamilton *WINNER
Best Orchestrations – Alex Lacamoire, Hamilton *WINNER

2016 Obie Award Nominations

Outstanding Performance – Ensemble, Eclipsed *WINNER

2016 Outer Critics Circle Award Nominations

Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play – Sanjit De Silva, Dry Powder
Outstanding New Broadway Play, Eclipsed
Outstanding Actress in a Play – Lupita Nyong'o, Eclipsed
Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play – Pascale Armand, Eclipsed *WINNER
Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play – Zainab Jah, Eclipsed
Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play – Saycon Sengblo, Eclipsed
Outstanding Solo Performance – Anne Hathaway, Grounded
Outstanding Projection Design (Play or Musical) – Peter Nigrini, Grounded
Outstanding New Off Broadway Musical – Southern Comfort

 



Click below to see 2014-15 Season Awards & Nominations:

2015 Lucille Lortel Awards

HAMILTON

Outstanding Musical * Winner

Howell Binkley, Outstanding Lighting Design * Winner

Andy Blankenbuehler, Outstanding Choreographer * Winner

Daveed Diggs, Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical * Winner

Renee Elise Goldsberry, Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical * Winner

Brian D’Arcy James, Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical

Thomas Kail, Outstanding Director * Winner

Lin-Manuel Miranda, Outstanding Lead Actor in a Musical * Winner

Leslie Odom Jr., Outstanding Lead Actor in a Musical

Phillipa Soo, Outstanding Lead Actress in a Musical * Winner

Nevin Steinberg, Outstanding Sound Design * Winner

Paul Tazewell, Outstanding Costume Design * Winner

 

THE FORTRESS OF SOLITUDE

Outstanding Musical

Camille A. Brown, Outstanding Choreographer

Adam Chanler-Berat, Outstanding Lead Actor in a Musical

Kevin Mambo, Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical

 

FATHER COMES HOME FROM THE WARS (PARTS 1, 2 & 3)

Outstanding Play

Jacob Ming-Trent, Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play * Winner

 

JOSEPHINE AND I

Outstanding Solo Show * Winner

Anthony Ward, Outstanding Costume Design

 

THE LIBRARY

David Lander, Outstanding Lighting Design

2015 Outer Critic Circle Awards

HAMILTON

Outstanding New Off-Broadway Musical * Winner

Outstanding Book of a Musical * Winner

Outstanding New Score * Winner

Thomas Kail, Outstanding Director of a Musical

Andy Blankenbuehler, Outstanding Choreographer 

 

THE FORTRESS OF SOLITUDE

Outstanding New Off-Broadway Musical

 

JOSEPHINE AND I

Outstanding Solo Performance


2015 Drama League Awards

HAMILTON

Outstanding Off-Broadway Musical

Daveed Diggs, Distinguished Performance Award

Lin-Manuel Miranda, Distinguished Performance Award

FUN HOME

Outstanding Broadway Musical

Michael CerverisDistinguished Performance Award

Judy KuhnDistinguished Performance Award

FATHER COMES HOME FROM THE WARS (PARTS 1, 2 & 3)

Sterling K. Brown, Distinguished Performance Award

JOSEPHINE AND I

Cush Jumbo, Distinguished Performance Award

2015 Drama Desk Awards

HAMILTON

Outstanding Musical * Winner

Lin-Manuel Miranda, Outstanding Actor in a Musical
 

Leslie Odom Jr., Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical
 

Renee Elise Goldsberry, Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical * Winner
 

Thomas Kail, Outstanding Director of a Musical * Winner
 

Lin-Manuel Miranda, Outstanding Music * Winner
 

Lin-Manuel Miranda, Outstanding Lyrics * Winner
 

Lin-Manuel Miranda, Outstanding Book of a Musical * Winner
 

Alex Lacamoire, Outstanding Orchestrations
 

David Korins, Outstanding Set Design
 

Paul Tazewell, Outstanding Costume Design
 

Howell Binkley, Outstanding Lighting Design
 

Nevin Steinberg, Outstanding Sound Design of a Musical * Winner

Special Award: Andy Blankenbuehler 

 

THE FORTRESS OF SOLITUDE

Michael Friedman, Outstanding Music 

 Michael Friedman, Outstanding Lyrics

2015 New York Drama Critics' Circle Awards

Best Musical: Hamilton* Winner

Off-Broadway Alliance Awards

- Best New Play, Father Comes Home from the Wars (Parts 1, 2 & 3)

- Best New Musical, Hamilton * Winner

- Best Solo Performance, Anne Hathaway in Grounded 

2015 Obie Awards

Best New American Theatre Work, Hamilton

Playwriting, Suzan-Lori Parks, Father Comes Home from the Wars ( 1, 2 & 3)

Special Citation, Bridget Everett, Rock Bottom

2015 Tony Awards - Fun Home on Broadway

Best Musical * Winner

Lisa Kron, Best Book of a Musical * Winner

Jeanine Tesori And Lisa Kron, Best Original Score * Winner

Sam Gold, Best Direction of a Musical * Winner

Beth Malone, Best Performance By A Leading Actress In A Musical

Michael Cerveris, Best Performance By A Leading Actor In A Musical * Winner

Judy Kuhn, Best Performance By A Featured Actress In A Musical

Sydney Lucas, , Best Performance By A Featured Actress In A Musical

Emily Skeggs, , Best Performance By A Featured Actress In A Musical

David Zinn, Best Scenic Design of a Musical

Ben Stanton, Best Lighting Design of a Musical

John Clancy, Best Orchestrations