The Drama League announced the winners for The 71st Annual Drama League Awards, which were presented at its annual luncheon and ceremony on Friday, May 13, 2005.
The winners were: Doubt (Distinguished Production of a Play), Twelve Angry Men (Distinguished Revival of a Play), Dirty Rotten Scoundrels (Distinguished Production of a Musical), La Cage aux Folles (Distinguished Revival of a Musical), and Norbert Leo Butz (Distinguished Performance Award). Special awards were presented to Mike Nichols (The Julia Hansen Award for Excellence in Directing), The Billy Rose Theatre Collection at the NY Public Library at Lincoln Center (The Unique Contribution to the Theatre Award) and The BMI Musical Theatre Workshop (The Distinguished Achievement in Musical Theatre Award).
For more information on the awards, and the complete list of nominees, click here.
Michael Stuhlbarg and Jeff Goldblum
Doubt: Doug Hughes, Brían F. O'Byrne, Heather Goldenhersh, Cherry Jones, and John Patrick Shanley
Robert Goulet and Gary Beach
Musical of Musicals - the Musical
Bill Irwin and Kathleen Turner
Alan Alda and Kathleen Turner
Marian Seldes and Norbert Leo Butz
James Earl Jones and Leslie Uggams
Christopher Sieber and Michael McGrath
Dirty Rotten Scoundrels: Jeffrey Lane, and David Yazbek
Altar Boyz: David Josefsberg, Scott Porter, Tyler Maynard, Andy Karl, and Ryan Duncan
Twelve Angry Men: Tom Aldredge and Michael Mastro
Jeff Marx and Robert Lopez
Norbert Leo Butz
Sherie Rene Scott and Norbert Leo Butz
Sherie Rene Scott
Spamalot: Christopher Sieber, John Du Prez, Sara Ramirez, Eric Idle, Michael McGrath, Steve Rosen, Casey Nicholaw
Estelle Parsons and Horton Foote
The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee
Rose Rage: Scott Parkinson and Mark Montgomery