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Outer Critics Circle Award Nominees & Winners Announced— Broadway & Off-Broadway Season 2017 by Photojournalist Lisa Pacino

Outer Critics Circle Award winners Jane Krakowski and Danny Burstein announced the 67th annual Outer Critics Circle Award nominations today, April 25, 2017 at the Oak Room at the Algonquin Hotel, New York. The nominee list encompasses the 2016-17 Broadway and off-Broadway season. Krakowski and Burstein are both 2016 Outer Critics Circle Award winners, for their performances in She Loves Me and Fiddler on the Roof, respectively.

Jane Krakowski. Photograph by Lisa Pacino.

In February 2017, The Outer Critics Circle announced 2 new Awards. It will recognize Sound Design and Orchestrations for the first time.

Taking the nomination lead in this year’s Outer Critics Circle Awards is the magnificent revival of Hello, Dolly! (10 nominations) starring icon Bette Midler, the new musical by Terrence McNally Anastasia (13 nominatons), and Paula Vogel & Rebecca Taichman’s Indecent (7 nominations). Actors nominated include Bette Midler, Daniel Craig of Othello, Allison Janney of Six Degrees of Separation, Nathan Lane of The Front Page, and War Paint leads Patti LuPone and Christine Ebersole. Other notable nominations include Lynn Nottage’s Sweat, Chazz Palminteri’s A Bronx Tale, August Wilson’s Jitney, Arthur Miller’s The Price, A Doll’s House, Part 2Sunset Boulevard, and more. Actors nominees also include Sally Field, Laurie Metcalf, Judith Light, Jayne Houdyshell, Cynthia Nixon, David Oyelowo, Danny DeVito, David Hyde Pierce, Nick Cordero, Andy Karl, Tony Shalhoub, and more.

Outer Critics Circle (OCC) is the official organization of writers on the New York theater for out-of-town newspapers, national publications, and other media beyond Broadway. The winners will be announced on Monday, May 8th. The annual gala awards dinner and presentation of awards to the winners will be held at Sardi’s Restaurant, New York on May 25, 2017.

NOMINEES 2017 (winners announced on May 8, 2017 are in red):

 

OUTSTANDING NEW BROADWAY PLAY
A Doll’s House, Part 2
Indecent
Oslo
Sweat

OUTSTANDING NEW BROADWAY MUSICAL
Anastasia
A Bronx Tale
Come From Away
Groundhog Day
Holiday Inn

OUTSTANDING NEW OFF-BROADWAY PLAY
If I Forget
Incognito
A Life
Linda
Love, Love, Love

OUTSTANDING NEW OFF-BROADWAY MUSICAL
The Band’s Visit
Hadestown
Himself and Nora
Kid Victory
Spamilton

OUTSTANDING BOOK OF A MUSICAL (Broadway or Off-Broadway)
Terrence McNally Anastasia
Itamar Moses The Band’s Visit
Chazz Palminteri A Bronx Tale
Danny Rubin Groundhog Day
Irene Sankoff & David Hein Come From Away

OUTSTANDING NEW SCORE (Broadway or Off-Broadway)
Stephen Flaherty & Lynn Ahrens Anastasia
Alan Menken & Glenn Slater A Bronx Tale
Tim Minchin Groundhog Day
Irene Sankoff & David Hein Come From Away
David Yazbek The Band’s Visit

OUTSTANDING REVIVAL OF A PLAY (Broadway or Off-Broadway)
The Front Page
Jitney
The Little Foxes
Othello
The Price

OUTSTANDING REVIVAL OF A MUSICAL (Broadway or Off-Broadway)
Finian’s Rainbow
Hello, Dolly!
Miss Saigon
Sunset Boulevard
Sweeney Todd

OUTSTANDING ACTOR IN A PLAY
Daniel Craig Othello
Michael Emerson Wakey, Wakey
Kevin Kline Present Laughter
David Oyelowo Othello
David Hyde Pierce A Life

OUTSTANDING ACTRESS IN A PLAY
Janie Dee Linda
Sally Field The Glass Menagerie
Allison Janney Six Degrees of Separation
Laura Linney The Little Foxes
Laurie Metcalf A Doll’s House, Part 2

OUTSTANDING ACTOR IN A MUSICAL
Christian Borle Falsettos
Nick Cordero A Bronx Tale
Andy Karl Groundhog Day
David Hyde Pierce Hello, Dolly!
Tony Shalhoub The Band’s Visit

OUTSTANDING ACTRESS IN A MUSICAL
Christy Altomare Anastasia
Christine Ebersole War Paint
Katrina Lenk The Band’s Visit
Patti LuPone War Paint
Bette Midler Hello, Dolly!

OUTSTANDING FEATURED ACTOR IN A PLAY
Michael Aronov Oslo
Danny DeVito The Price
Nathan Lane The Front Page
Richard Thomas The Little Foxes
Richard Topol Indecent

OUTSTANDING FEATURED ACTRESS IN A PLAY
Johanna Day Sweat
Jayne Houdyshell A Doll’s House, Part 2
Katrina Lenk Indecent
Nana Mensah Man From Nebraska
Cynthia Nixon The Little Foxes

OUTSTANDING FEATURED ACTOR IN A MUSICAL
John Bolton Anastasia
Jeffry Denman Kid Victory
Gavin Creel Hello, Dolly!
Shuler Hensley Sweet Charity
Andrew Rannells Falsettos

OUTSTANDING FEATURED ACTRESS IN A MUSICAL
Kate Baldwin Hello, Dolly!
Stephanie J. Block Falsettos
Jenn Colella Come From Away
Caroline O’Connor Anastasia
Mary Beth Peil Anastasia

OUTSTANDING SOLO PERFORMANCE
Ed Dixon Georgie: My Adventures with George Rose
Marin Ireland On the Exhale
Sarah Jones Sell / Buy / Date
Judith Light All the Ways to Say I Love You
Simon McBurney The Encounter

OUTSTANDING DIRECTOR OF A PLAY
Lila Neugebauer The Wolves
Jack O’Brien The Front Page
Daniel Sullivan The Little Foxes
Rebecca Taichman Indecent
Kate Whoriskey Sweat

OUTSTANDING DIRECTOR OF A MUSICAL
Christopher Ashley Come From Away
David Cromer The Band’s Visit
Darko Tresnjak Anastasia
Matthew Warchus Groundhog Day
Jerry Zaks Hello, Dolly!

OUTSTANDING CHOREOGRAPHER
Andy Blankenbuehler Bandstand
Warren Carlyle Hello, Dolly!
Savion Glover Shuffle Along
Kelly Devine Come From Away
Denis Jones Holiday Inn

OUTSTANDING SET DESIGN (Play or Musical)
Alexander Dodge Anastasia
Nigel Hook The Play That Goes Wrong
Mimi Lien Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812
Scott Pask The Little Foxes
Douglas W. Schmidt The Front Page

OUTSTANDING COSTUME DESIGN (Play or Musical)
Linda Cho Anastasia
Susan Hilferty Present Laughter
Santo Loquasto Hello, Dolly!
Ann Roth Shuffle Along
Catherine Zuber War Paint

OUTSTANDING LIGHTING DESIGN (Play or Musical)
Christopher Akerlind Indecent
Donald Holder Anastasia
Natasha Katz Hello, Dolly!
Bradley King Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812
Kenneth Posner War Paint

OUTSTANDING PROJECTION DESIGN (Play or Musical)
Duncan McLean Privacy
Jared Mezzocchi Vietgone
Benjamin Pearcy for 59 Productions Oslo
Aaron Rhyne Anastasia
Tal Yarden Indecent

OUTSTANDING SOUND DESIGN (Play or Musical)
Gareth Fry & Pete Malkin The Encounter
Gareth Owen Come From Away
Nicholas Pope Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812
Matt Stine Sweeney Todd
Nevin Steinberg Bandstand

OUTSTANDING ORCHESTRATIONS
Doug Besterman Anastasia
Larry Blank Holiday Inn
Bill Elliott & Greg Anthony Rassen Bandstand
Larry Hochman Hello, Dolly!
Jamshied Sharifi The Band’s Visit

JOHN GASSNER AWARD
(Presented for an American play, preferably by a new playwright)
Jaclyn Backhaus Men on Boats
Sarah DeLappe The Wolves
Paola Lázaro Tell Hector I Miss Him
Qui Nguyen Vietgone
Bess Wohl Small Mouth Sounds

Please look out for our May 8th winners list and our May 25th photo coverage of the gala at Sardi’s Restaurant, New York.

Danny Burstein. Photograph by Lisa Pacino.

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