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Photo Coverage: 74th Annual Drama League Awards - The Men

Winners of the 2010-11 Drama League Awards, presented at the 77th Annual Drama League Awards Ceremony and Luncheon on Friday, May 20, 2011 (1 p.m.) at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in Times Square. Here is BroadwayWorld.com's special coverage of all the men in attendance. 

Distinguished Production of a Play - War Horse
Distinguished Production of a Musical - The Book of Mormon
Distinguished Revival of a Play - The Normal Heart
Distinguished Revival of a Musical - Anything Goes
Distinguished Performance Award - Mark Rylance (for Jerusalem and La Bete)

This year's awards presenters include Daniel Radcliffe, who presented the award for Distinguished Production of a Musical; Brian Bedford, who presented the award for Distinguished Production of a Play; Josh Gad and Andrew Rannells, who presented the award for Distinguished Revival of a Play;Patina Miller, who presented the award for Distinguished Revival of a Musical; and James Earl Jones, who presented the Distinguished Performance Award.

For the non-competitive annual special recognitions, Douglas Aibel presented The Julia Hansen Award for Excellence in Directing to Susan StromanRobin Williams presented the Unique Contribution to the Theatre Award to Whoopi Goldberg; and John Kander presented the Distinguished Achievement in Musical Theatre Award to Liza Minnelli.

In addition, seven past recipients of The Distinguished Performance Award were honored on the dais for their work this season. However, because an individual can only receive The Distinguished Performance Award once in his/her lifetime, they were ineligible for award consideration this year. Those past honorees are: Norbert Leo Butz, Catch Me If You Can, Stockard Channing, Other Desert Cities, Cherry Jones, Mrs. Warren's Profession, James Earl Jones, Driving Miss Daisy, Patti LuPone, Women on the Verge of Nervous Breakdown, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown and Geoffrey Rush, The Diary of a Madman

Photos by Walter McBride / Retna Ltd.

 

Photo Coverage: 74th Annual Drama League Awards - The Men

Photo Coverage: 74th Annual Drama League Awards - The Men
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Photo Coverage: 74th Annual Drama League Awards - The Men
Christian Borle

Photo Coverage: 74th Annual Drama League Awards - The Men
Christian Borle

Photo Coverage: 74th Annual Drama League Awards - The Men
Christian Borle

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Bobby Cannavale

Photo Coverage: 74th Annual Drama League Awards - The Men
Bobby Cannavale

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Reed Birney

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Charles Busch

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Billy Crudup

Photo Coverage: 74th Annual Drama League Awards - The Men
Whoopi Goldberg & Billy Crudup

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Billy Crudup

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Norbert Leo Butz

Photo Coverage: 74th Annual Drama League Awards - The Men
Norbert Leo Butz

Photo Coverage: 74th Annual Drama League Awards - The Men
Norbert Leo Butz

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Glenn Davis

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Brad Fleischer

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Glenn Davis, Necar Zadegan & Brad Fleischer

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Josh Gad

Photo Coverage: 74th Annual Drama League Awards - The Men
Josh Gad

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James Earl Jones

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James Earl Jones & wife

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John Larroquette

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John Larroquette

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Dan Lauria

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John Leguizamo

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John Leguizamo

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John Leguizamo

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John Leguizamo

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Robert Lopez & Kristen Anderson-Lopez

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Joe Mantello

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Joe Mantello

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Arian Moayed

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Arian Moayed

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Serth Numrich

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Serth Numrich

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Rory O'Malley

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Jim Parsons

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Jim Parsons

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Jim Parsons

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Michael Potts

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Daniel Radcliffe

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Daniel Radcliffe

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Andrew Rannells

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Andrew Rannells

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Chris Rock

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Chris Rock

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Chris Rock

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Chris Rock

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Mark Rylance

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Mark Rylance

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Mark Rylance

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Tony Sheldon & Will Swenson

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Will Swenson

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Christopher Sieber

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Paul Sparks

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Paul Sparks

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Paul Sparks

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Aaron Tveit

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Aaron Tveit

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Aaron Tveit

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Tom Wopat

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Brian Stokes Mitchell

Photo Coverage: 74th Annual Drama League Awards - The Men

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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.