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2016 BroadwayWorld Boston Awards Winners Announced - Norwood Theatre's HAIRSPRAY Big Winner!


2016 BroadwayWorld Boston Awards Winners Announced - Norwood Theatre's HAIRSPRAY Big Winner!

Votes are cast; polls are closed; and results have been tabulated! This was our biggest year yet! After a record number of voters in more than 75 regions worldwide, BroadwayWorld is very excited to announce the 2016 Boston winners! Thanks to all who voted, and huge congratulations to all the winners!

Check back in October 2017 when the public nomination period will once again open for the 2017 BroadwayWorld Regional Awards.

And the winners are....

Best Actor in a Musical
Jake Ryan Flynn - Mary Poppins - North Shore Music Theater

Best Actor in a Play
Lee Holmes - Entangled - Salem Theatre Company

Best Actress in a Musical
Sarah Kelly - Legally Blonde - Company Theatre

Best Actress in a Play
Brianne Beatrice - The Last Schwartz - Gloucester Stage Company

Best Creative Team
Hairspray - Norwood Theatre

Best Director
Kevin P. Hill - Mary Poppins - North Shore Music Theatre

Best Drama
Arsenic and Old Lace - Priscilla Beach Theatre

Best Ensemble
Hairspray - Norwood Theatre

Best Musical
Hairspray - Norwood Theatre

Best Original Concept for a Musical
Natasha, Pierre, and The Great Comet of 1812 - American Repertory Theatre

Best Original Concept for a Play
Entangled - Salem Theatre Company

Best Score of a Musical
Hairspray - Cape Rep Theatre

BroadwayHD is exclusive Presenting Sponsor for this year's awards, representing a record-breaking 75 theater regions. Voters participating in this year's awards receive special offers and subscription opportunities to BroadwayHD, whose co-branding will extend through the voting and winners announcements.

Since its launch in 2015, BroadwayHD aims to extend the reach of Broadway to fans old and new, anytime and anywhere. BroadwayHD is the only online streaming service of its kind, offering viewers an unprecedented Broadway experience and access to exclusive live streams. In addition to exclusive live streamed content, BroadwayHD offers subscribers unlimited access to an on-demand library of over 160 Theater Productions from the comfort and convenience of their own homes-or wherever streaming is possible. It's the Broadway you know and love, curated from the stage to your screen."

In June of 2016, BroadwayHD made history with the live stream of Roundabout Theatre Company's "She Loves Me," marking the first-ever Broadway live stream. On January 14, BroadwayHD will live stream Roundabout Theatre Company's "Holiday Inn, The New Irving Berlin Musical.

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