Photo Coverage: Drama Desk Award Winners

The 51st Annual Drama Desk Awards were presented on Sunday, May 21, 2006 at 9:00 PM, at the LaGuardia Concert Hall at Lincoln Center.  The annual awards honor excellence in theater for Broadway, Off Broadway and Off-Off Broadway during the season.  

For the third consecutive year, Harvey Fierstein hosted the ceremony. The Drama Desk Awards were taped for television and subsequently broadcast nationwide as a two-hour special on PBS stations. In New York, the program will be shown on Thirteen/WNET on Monday, May 29 at 3:00 PM and on NYC-25 TV on Tuesday May 30 and Thursday, June 1 at 10:00 PM.

The Drowsy Chaperone was awarded Outstanding Musical, Awake and Sing! won Outstanding Revival of a Play, Sweeney Todd took Outstanding Revival of a Musical and The History Boys was awarded Best New Play. Visit this link for the complete list of winners. Visit www.dramadesk.org for more information on the Drama Desk Awards.

Photo Coverage: Drama Desk Award Winners
Don McKellar & Bob Martin (Drama Desk Award Winners for Outstanding Book of a Musical, The Drowsy Chaperone)
 

Photo Coverage: Drama Desk Award Winners
Barbara Cook (Drama Desk Presenter)

Photo Coverage: Drama Desk Award Winners
James Morgan and David McCoy (Board Chairman, York Theatre Company) received a Special Drama Desk Award for the York Theatre Company's vital contributions to theater

Photo Coverage: Drama Desk Award Winners
Sh-K-Boom and its label Ghostlight Records receive a Special Drama Desk Award for dedication
to the preservation of musical theater, Zan Sabini, Noah Cornman, Kurt Deutsch and Steve Norman


Photo Coverage: Drama Desk Award Winners
Deborah Gibson (Drama Desk Presenter)
 

Photo Coverage: Drama Desk Award Winners
Lisa Lambert & Greg Morrison (Drama Desk Award Winners for
Outstanding Music along with Outstanding Lyrics, The Drowsy Chaperone)


Photo Coverage: Drama Desk Award Winners
Horton Foote (Drama Desk Lifetime Achievement Award)

Photo Coverage: Drama Desk Award Winners
Gregg Barnes (Drama Desk Award Winner for Outstanding Costume Design, The Drowsey Chaperone)

Photo Coverage: Drama Desk Award Winners
David Gallo (Drama Desk Award Winner for Outstanding Set Design of a Musical, The Drowsey Chaperone)

Photo Coverage: Drama Desk Award Winners
Kathleen Marshall (Drama Desk Award Winner for Outstanding Choreography, The Pajama Game)

Photo Coverage: Drama Desk Award Winners
John Doyle (Drama Desk Award Winner for Outstanding Director of a Musical, Sweeney Todd)

Photo Coverage: Drama Desk Award Winners
Les Schecter (Drama Desk Press Representive / L.S. Public Relations) and Paige Davis (Drama Desk Award Presenter)

Photo Coverage: Drama Desk Award Winners
The Cast of Jaques Brel is Alive and Well and Living in Paris -
Rodney Hicks, Gay Marshall, Robert Cuccioli, Natascia Diaz, with musical director Eric Svejcar


Photo Coverage: Drama Desk Award Winners
Robert Cuccioli and Natascia Diaz

Photo Coverage: Drama Desk Award Winners
Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Ensemble Performance, The cast of Awake and Sing!

Photo Coverage: Drama Desk Award Winners
Lauren Ambrose (Awake and Sing!) and Robert R. Blume (Drama Desk Executive Producer)

Photo Coverage: Drama Desk Award Winners
Pablo Schreiber (Awake and Sing!) and Lauren Ambrose

Photo Coverage: Drama Desk Award Winners
Lois Smith (Drama Desk Award Winner for Outstanding Actress in a Play, The Trip to Bountiful)
and Richard Griffiths (Drama Desk Award Winner for Outstanding Actor in a Play, The History Boys)
 

Photo Coverage: Drama Desk Award Winners
Samuel Barnett (Drama Desk Award Winner for Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play, The History Boys)
 

Photo Coverage: Drama Desk Award Winners
Jim Dale (Drama Desk Award Winner for Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical, Threepenny Opera)

Photo Coverage: Drama Desk Award Winners
Beth Leavel (Drama Desk Award Winner for
Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical, The Drowsy Chaperone)


Photo Coverage: Drama Desk Award Winners
Beth Leavel and Jim Dale

Photo Coverage: Drama Desk Award Winners
Ellis Nassour (Author, Columnnist and Member of the Drama Desk Excecutive Board) and Jim Dale

Photo Coverage: Drama Desk Award Winners
Kelli O'Hara (Drama Desk Nominee - Actress in a Musical, The Pajama Game)

Photo Coverage: Drama Desk Award Winners
Fran Drescher (Some Girl(s) and Drama Desk Presenter)

Photo Coverage: Drama Desk Award Winners
Fran Drescher and Kelli O'Hara

Photo Coverage: Drama Desk Award Winners
John Lloyd Young (Drama Desk Award Winner for Outstanding Actor in a Musical, Jersey Boys)
 

Photo Coverage: Drama Desk Award Winners
Drama Desk Award Winner for Outstanding Play, The History Boys

Photo Coverage: Drama Desk Award Winners
Christine Ebersole (Drama Desk Award Winner for Outstanding Actress in a Musical, Grey Gardens)

Photo Coverage: Drama Desk Award Winners
John Lloyd Young and Christine Ebersole

Photo Coverage: Drama Desk Award Winners
Creative Team and Producers of The Drowsy Chaperone - Drama Desk Award Winner for Outstanding Musical 

Photos by Walter McBride/Retna Ltd.

Photo Coverage: Drama Desk Award Winners
Harry Connick Jr. - Drama Desk Nominee for Outstanding
Actor in a Musical, The Pajama Game, with wife Jill


Photo Coverage: Drama Desk Award Winners
Harry Connick Jr.


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