Curious Incident & Hamilton Win Big at Drama Desk Awards


first_imgHamilton and The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time were the big winners at the 60th Annual Drama Desk Awards on May 31. Curious Incident won in every category it was nominated in, garnering six trophies, including Outstanding Play and Outstanding Actor in a Play for Alex Sharp. The much-buzzed about Broadway-bound Hamilton won Outstanding Musical, picking up seven awards in total. An American In Paris followed with four, including Outstanding Actor in a Musical for Robert Fairchild; Kristin Chenoweth, Helen Mirren and Christian Borle were among the other notable names to take home prizes. The ceremony, which honors Broadway, off-Broadway and off-off-Broadway productions, took place at Town Hall and was hosted by Laura Benanti.The full list of winners is as follows:Outstanding PlayThe Curious of the Incident of the Dog in the Night-TimeOutstanding MusicalHamiltonOutstanding Revival of a PlayThe Elephant ManOutstanding Revival of a Musical or RevueThe King and IOutstanding Actor in a PlayAlex Sharp, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-TimeOutstanding Actress in a PlayHelen Mirren, The AudienceOutstanding Actor in a MusicalRobert Fairchild, An American in ParisOutstanding Actress in a MusicalKristin Chenoweth, On the Twentieth CenturyOutstanding Featured Actor in a PlayK. Todd Freeman, Airline HighwayOutstanding Featured Actress in a PlayAnnaleigh Ashford, You Can’t Take It with YouOutstanding Featured Actor in a MusicalChristian Borle, Something Rotten!Outstanding Featured Actress in a MusicalRenee Elise Goldsberry, HamiltonOutstanding Director of a PlayMarianne Elliott, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-TimeOutstanding Director of a MusicalThomas Kail, HamiltonOutstanding ChoreographyChristopher Wheeldon, An American in ParisOutstanding MusicLin-Manuel Miranda, HamiltonOutstanding LyricsLin-Manuel Miranda, HamiltonOutstanding Book of a MusicalLin-Manuel Miranda, HamiltonOutstanding OrchestrationsChristopher Austin, An American in ParisOutstanding Music in a PlayArthur Solari & Jane Shaw, Tamburlaine the GreatOutstanding Set DesignBob Crowley, An American in ParisOutstanding Costume DesignCatherine Zuber, GigiOutstanding Lighting DesignPaule Constable, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-TimeOutstanding Projection Design Finn Ross, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-TimeOutstanding Sound Design in a MusicalNevin Steinberg, HamiltonOutstanding Sound Design in a PlayIan Dickinson (for Autograph), The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-TimeOutstanding Solo PerformanceBenjamin Scheuer, The LionUnique Theatrical ExperienceQueen of the NightOutstanding RevueJust Jim DaleProductions with Multiple Wins:Hamilton – 7The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time – 6An American in Paris – 4 View Commentslast_img

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