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The Drama League Awards

CeCe Black, James Barbour
Elton John

The Drama League celebrated 75 years of excellence with an awards luncheon hosted by Jeremy Irons and Cynthia Nixon at the Marriot Marquis in Times square, where special honors for lifetime achievements were handed out to Sir Elton John,

 

CeCe Black, James Barbour
Elton John

The Drama League celebrated 75 years of excellence with an awards luncheon hosted by Jeremy Irons and Cynthia Nixon at the Marriot Marquis in Times square, where special honors for lifetime achievements were handed out to Sir Elton John,

 

Arthur Laurents, Angela Lansbury, and producer Herbert Blodgett. This season’s winners of The Drama League’s coveted annual awards were the following: Production of a Play God of Carnage, Production of a Musical Billy Elliot the Musical, Revival of a Musical Hair: The American Tribal Love-Rock Musical, Revival of a Play: Blithe Spirit and the Distinguished Performance Award went to Geoffrey Rush in the revival of Exit the King. Celebrity presenters at the illustrious event included Harold Prince, Stephen Daldry, Jane Fonda, Sutton Foster, John Lithgow, Carla Gugino, Tyne Daly, Patrick Wilson, and Irving Welzer.

Marcia Gay Harden

Sam Waterson
Jano Herbosch, Terrence McNally
Rosemary Harris
Saghr Ngaujah
Deborah Rush, Jamie deRoy
Jerry Frankel, James Nederlander
Angela Lansbury
Cristina Black, James Barbour, CeCe Black