Photo Coverage: 2006 Lucille Lortel Awards

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The 21st Annual Lucille Lortel Awards for Oustanding Achievement Off-Broawday were presented on Monday, May 1st at New World Stages (formerly Dodger Stages, 340 West 50th Street) at 7 PM. A celebration followed at Ruth's Chris Steak House.

The Seven was awarded Outstanding Musical; The Lieutenant of Inishmore was named Outstanding Play and The Trip to Bountiful, Outstanding Revival. Awarded since 1986, the Lucille Lortel Awards are produced by the League by special arrangement with the Lucille Lortel Foundation. Additional support is provided by Theatre Development Fund.

Photos by Walter McBride / Retna Ltd.

 

2006 Lucille Lortel Award Recipients:

Lifetime Achievement Award
Wendy Wasserstein

Playwrights' Sidewalk Inductee
John Patrick Shanley

Edith Oliver Award for Sustained Excellence
Betty Corwin

Outstanding Body of Work
­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­ Atlantic Theater Company

Outstanding Play
The Lieutenant of Inishmore by Martin McDonagh
Producer: Atlantic Theater Company

Outstanding Musical
The Seven by Will Power
Producer: New York Theatre Workshop

Outstanding Revival
The Trip to Bountiful by Horton Foote
Producer: Signature Theatre Company

Outstanding Director
Harris Yulin, The Trip to Bountiful

Outstanding Choreographer
Bill T. Jones, The Seven

Outstanding Lead Actor (TIE)
Christopher Denham, Red Light Winter
David Wilmot, The Lieutenant of Inishmore

Outstanding Lead Actress
Lois Smith, The Trip to Bountiful

Outstanding Featured Actor
Charles Durning, Third

Outstanding Featured Actress
Hallie Foote, The Trip to Bountiful

Outstanding Scenic Design
Eugene Lee, The Ruby Sunrise

Outstanding Costume Design
Eric Becker, Abigail's Party

Outstanding Lighting Design
Aaron Black, Funnyhouse of a Negro

Outstanding Sound Design
Darron L. West, The Seven

MULTIPLE AWARDS:  

Four Awards
The Trip to Bountiful:
Outstanding Revival, Director, Lead Actress, Featured Actress

Three Awards
The Seven
Outstanding Musical, Choreographer, Sound Design

Two Awards
The Lieutenant of Inishmore
Outstanding Play, Lead Actor

 

Harris Yulin (Outstanding Director-THE TRIP TO BOUNTIFUL) with Liza Colon-Zayas and David Zayas


Liza Colon-Zayas


David Zayas


Harris Yulin (Outstanding Director-THE TRIP TO BOUNTIFUL)


Mary Louise Wilson


Daniel Sunjata


Lois Smith (Outstanding Lead Actress in THE TRIP TO BOUNTIFUL) with Daniel Sunjata


Lois Smith (Outstanding Lead Actress in THE TRIP TO BOUNTIFUL)


John Patrick Shanley & Paula DeVicq


Paul Rudd and Joan Allen


Will Power (Outstanding Musical - THE SEVEN)


Bebe Neuwirth


Christopher Denham (Outstanding Lead Actor in RED LIGHT WINTER) with Mark Moses & Wendie Malick


S. Epatha Merkerson


Martin McDonagh (Outstanding Play- THE LIEUTENANT OF INISHMORE)


Martin McDonagh (Outstanding Play- THE LIEUTENANT OF INISHMORE)


Logan Marshall-Green


Stephen Lang


Stephen Lang, John Patrick Shanley & Margaret Colin


Jay Huguley & Jon Robin Baitz


Neil Pepe and Andrew D. Hamingson (Outstanding Body of Work - Atlantic Theatre Company)


Josh Hamilton


Michael Cumpsty


Michael Cumpsty and Betty Corwin


Jon Robin Baitz


Christopher Denham (Outstanding Lead Actor in RED LIGHT WINTER)


Peter Friedman (Tribute to Wendy Wasserstein)


Veanne Cox, Harris Yulin, Jim Houton and Dominic Chianese (Outstanding Revival - THE TRIP TO BOUNTIFUL)


Dominic Chianese


Andre Bishop accepting (Outstanding Lifetime achievement Award Tribute to Wendy Wasserstein)


Joan Allen & Lois Smith


Joan Allen & Peter Friedman (Tribute to Wendy Wasserstein)


Wendy Malick


Carol Kane


Paul Rudd


Paul Rudd and Josh Hamilton


Adam Rapp


Will Powers


David Pittu


Brian O'Bryne


Keith Nobbs


Mark Moses


John Glover & Wendy Malick


Kelli Garner & Marshall Green


Kelli Garner


Paula DeVicq


Veanne Cox


Veanne Cox, Doug Hughes and Stephen Lang


Margaret Colin & Stephen Lang


Nancy Anderson, Mark Moses & Wendy Malick

 

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Walter McBride As a 14 year old youth, Walter was transfixed by his first Broadway Show, the original production of 'GREASE'. His Journey to celebrity photojournalism began that fateful night. Meeting, photographing and getting to know the cast inspired him to spend his professional life doing what he loved. Walter moved to Manhattan and for a leading role as a Photographer & Photo Researcher. Currently headlining in New Jersey with his partner Richard and family members Dali (Jack Russell) & Gala (Schnoodle). Recently he made his Broadway debut sharing the stage with Hugh Jackman in 'Hugh Jackman on Broadway' as well as receiving the Actors' Equity Association Gypsy Spirit Award. Walter McBride Photography is syndicated worldwide by Corbis/AP.