Curious Incident Tops 2015 Outer Critics Circle Awards

first_img View Comments The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time was the big winner of the 65th annual Outer Critics Circle Awards, picking up five, including Outstanding New Broadway Play. An American in Paris won Outstanding New Broadway Musical and garnered four in total. Both Broadway-bound Hamilton and The King and I received three, including Outstanding New Off-Broadway Musical and Outstanding Revival of a Musical, respectively. The Awards ceremony will tak place on May 21 at Sardis, with Michael Cerveris, Nick Cordero, Raúl Esparza, Katie Finneran, Montego Glover, William Ivey Long and Jefferson Mays serving as presenters. The Outer Critics Circle is an organization of writers and commentators covering New York theater for various out-of-town media outlets.The winners are as follows:Outstanding New Broadway PlayThe Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-TimeOutstanding New Broadway MusicalAn American in ParisOutstanding New Off-Broadway PlayBetween Riverside and CrazyOutstanding New Off-Broadway MusicalHamiltonOutstanding Book of a Musical (Broadway or Off-Broadway) HamiltonOutstanding New Score (Broadway or Off-Broadway) HamiltonOutstanding Revival of a Play (Broadway or Off-Broadway) You Can’t Take It With YouOutstanding Revival of a Musical (Broadway or Off-Broadway) The 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 PlayRichard McCabe, The AudienceOutstanding Featured Actress in a PlayAnnaleigh Ashford, You Can’t Take It With YouOutstanding Featured Actor in a MusicalAndy Karl, On the Twentieth CenturyOutstanding Featured Actress in a MusicalRuthie Ann Miles, The King and IOutstanding Director of a PlayMarianne Elliott, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-TimeOutstanding Director of a MusicalChristopher Wheeldon, An American in ParisOutstanding ChoreographerChristopher Wheeldon, An American in ParisOutstanding Set Design (Play or Musical) Bunny Christie, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-TimeOutstanding Costume Design (Play or Musical) Catherine Zuber, The King and IOutstanding Lighting Design (Play or Musical) Paule Constable, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-TimeOutstanding Solo Performance Jim Dale, Just Jim DaleJohn Gassner Award (Presented for an American play, preferably by a new playwright)Ayad Akhtar, The Invisible HandShows with three or more wins:The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time – 5An American in Paris – 4Hamilton – 3The King and I – 3Disgraced, Fun Home and Hand to God received nominations and/or awards from Outer Critics Circle in previous seasons and therefore were not considered for this year.last_img read more

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