Tuesday, June 2, 2020

65th Annual Obie Awards Postponed: 'This Is a Time for Action and Activism' by Lindsey Sullivan

The previously announced Obie Awards have been postponed. The 65th annual celebration of off and off-off Broadway theater had been scheduled to take place on June 4. Details for the reschedu…

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Monday, June 1, 2020

New 42 Virtual Benefit Gala Postponed: 'Now Is Not a Time for Celebration' by Lindsey Sullivan

New 42's previously scheduled virtual gala has been postponed. Tony winners Laura Benanti and Celia Keenan-Bolger had been set to host the evening, which aimed to raise funds for the organiz…

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Wake Up With BWW 6/1: Drama Desk Awards Postponed, and More!

Today's top stories: last night's Drama Desk Awards were postponed, and more!

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Tonight's Drama Desk Awards Postponed

The announcement has been delayed due to continued coverage of breaking news from around the nation.

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Sunday, May 31, 2020

65th Annual Drama Desk Awards Ceremony Postponed by Lindsey Sullivan

The 65th annual Drama Desk Awards, which had been previously scheduled to take place on May 31 as a special presentation of Spectrum News NY1’s On Stage, has been postponed. The Drama Desk…

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Breaking News: Drama Desk Awards Postponed

Originally scheduled to be broadcast this evening, tonight's Drama Desk Awards have been postponed. 

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Drama Desk Awards Postponed by Barry Gordin

Breaking News May 31, 2020: Due to breaking news in New York City and across the country, Spectrum News NY1 and Broadway Brands/Broadway Briefing have just postponed tonight’s Drama D…

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Drama Desk Awards Postponed Amid George Floyd Protests In New York by Bruce Haring

The 65th Drama Desk Awards has postponed its plan to stream its awards tonight during a presentation of Spectrum News NY1’s On Stage. The organization cited “breaking news events in New …

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Drama Desk Awards broadcast postponed by Caitlin Huston

NY1 and the Drama Desk Organization have postponed Sunday evening’s broadcast of the Drama Desk Awards amid protests in New York. NY1 was originally scheduled to air a special presentation…

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65th Annual Drama Desk Awards Take Place May 31 by Ryan McPhee

The remote ceremony, honoring a theatre season cut short, airs on NY1.

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Friday, May 29, 2020

Hot Clip of the Day: SPRING AWAKENING Ladies Sing at Drama Desks '07

This Sunday May 31st at 7:30pm EST, Frank DiLella, of Spectrum News NY1's On Stage, will be hosting the 65th Annual Drama Desk Awards. It will be available to watch online at NY1.com and Dra…

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Thursday, May 28, 2020

James Corden, Audra McDonald & More Presenters Announced for the 2020 Drama Desk Awards by Lindsey Sullivan

The 65th annual Drama Desk Awards are coming up on May 31, and the lineup presenting the awards is set. As previously reported, the winners will be announced during a special presentation o…

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Audra McDonald, Patti LuPone, Santino Fontana, More to Present at 65th Annual Drama Desk Awards by Andrew Gans

Winners will be announced May 31 in a virtual presentation on NY1.

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65th Annual Drama Desk Awards Presenters Announced - Patti LuPone, Audra McDonald, Kristin Chenoweth, and More!

The 65th Annual Drama Desk Awards have announced this year's presenters, featuring an all-star line-up of Drama Desk Awards alumni and friends.

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Sunday, May 24, 2020

Drama Desk Honors Harold Prince by Barry Gordin

The late great Harold Prince will be celebrated on Sunday at the 65th Annual Drama Desk Awards. May 22, 2020: The 65th Annual Drama Desk Awards will celebrate the life and legacy of Ame…

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Conrad Ricamora by Barry Gordin

Conrad Ricamora Reflects on a Season That Said Good-Bye to Power and Murder  By: Iris Wiener The Public Theater’s Soft Power closed in 2019, but David Henry Hwang and Jeanine Tesor…

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Wednesday, May 20, 2020

Looking Back at the Past Decade of Drama Desk Awards: Part Two by Marc J. Franklin

Ahead of the 65th annual awards on May 31, we revisit the 2015–2019 ceremonies.

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Tuesday, May 19, 2020

The Drama Desk Awards Honors the Late Harold Prince with Namesake Lifetime Achievement Award by Lindsey Sullivan

The 65th Annual Drama Desk Awards will celebrate the life and legacy of theater producer and director Harold Prince with the Drama Desk’s newly established lifetime achievement honor. The …

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Drama Desk Awards to Present Late Harold Prince With Inaugural Namesake Lifetime Achievement Honor by Ryan McPhee

The 65th annual ceremony will take place remotely May 31.

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Theater Legend Hal Prince Named First Recipient Of New York Drama Desk’s Lifetime Achievement Honor by Greg Evans

The 65th Annual Drama Desk Awards will celebrate the life and legacy of American theater producer and director Harold “Hal” Prince (Cabaret, Fiddler on the Roof, among many others) with …

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The Drama Desk Awards to Posthumously Honor Hal Prince with Namesake Lifetime Achievement Award

The 65th Annual Drama Desk Awards will celebrate the life and legacy of American theater producer and director Harold 'Hal' Prince with the Drama Desk's newly established lifetime achievemen…

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Friday, May 15, 2020

Looking Back at the Past Decade of Drama Desk Awards: Part One by Marc J. Franklin

Ahead of the 65th annual awards on May 31, we're revisiting the 2010–2014 ceremonies.

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Wednesday, April 29, 2020

Lucas Hnath's Dana H. Among L.A. Drama Critics Circle Winners by Lindsey Sullivan

Winners have been announced for the 51st annual Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle Awards, honoring excellence in theater in L.A. and Orange County. Center Theatre Group received four awards f…

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Tuesday, April 28, 2020

Track-by-Track Breakdown: David Henry Hwang on the Reverse King and I of Soft Power by David Henry Hwang

Nominated for 11 Drama Desk Awards, the Off-Broadway musical's cast album is now available from Ghostlight Records.

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Saturday, April 25, 2020

65th Annual Drama Desk Awards Nominations announced by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Nominations have been announced for the 65th Annual Drama Desk Awards which are to be held digitally this year on 31 May due to the COVID-19 crisis. This post 65th Annual Dra…

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Friday, April 24, 2020

Here's How You Can Watch the 65th Annual Drama Desk Awards Ceremony on May 31 by Lindsey Sullivan

While many theater awards ceremonies have been postponed in the wake of the COVID-19 crisis, the 65th Annual Drama Desks have resolved to go digital. In lieu of a traditional ceremony, the 6…

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2020 Drama Desk Awards to Take Place on NY1 by Andrew Gans

The awards recognize work from productions on Broadway, Off-Broadway, and Off-Off-Broadway.

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65th Annual Drama Desk Awards Will Be Announced On NY1 On May 31

Due to the ongoing health crisis, in lieu of a traditional ceremony, the 65th Annual Drama Desk Awards will be announced during a special presentation of Spectrum News NY1's On Stage on Sund…

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Wednesday, April 22, 2020

Drama Desk Award Nominations Announced by Matthew Wexler

Nominations have been announced for the 65th annual Drama Desk Awards. We reviewed 24 of the nominated productions - find out which deserves top honors! The post Drama Desk Award Nominations…

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Wake Up With BWW 4/22: 2020 Drama Desk Nominations, and More!

Today's top stories: nominations are announced for the 2020 Drama Desk Awards, and more!

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Tuesday, April 21, 2020

Drama Desk Nominations by Barry Gordin

Soft Power scores 11 nominations, including Best Musical, for the 2020 Drama Desk Awards, to be streamed live on May 31. April 21, 2020: Nominations for the 65th Annual Drama Desk Awards …

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