Records Broken, Votes Audited, One Tie And the 2014 BroadwayWorld.com Award Winners Are...
Voting opened on April 30, 2014 and ran through May 30, 2014 for the 12th Annual BroadwayWorld.com Awards, and for the 12th year in a row, we broke all previous voting records -- in fact, doubling last years tallies!
Once again several hundreds of thousands of theatregoers and fans weighed in, breaking site traffic records and further solidifying the BroadwayWorld.com Award's place as the largest and most popular online Broadway polling event of its kind, open to all and with fully visible and audited results.
Awards season in NYC is now in FULL swing, and with the critics, press, and industry all having their chances to nominate and vote -- now it's the fans' turn.
And the winners are...
Best Book of a Musical
Robert L. Freedman - A Gentleman's Guide to Love & Murder
Casey Nicholaw - Aladdin
Best Costume Design
Gregg Barnes - Aladdin
Best Direction of a Musical
Laurence Connor and James Powell - Les Miserables
Best Direction of a Play
John Tiffany - The Glass Menagerie
Best Featured Actor in a Musical
James Monroe Iglehart - Aladdin
Best Featured Actor in a Play
Brian J. Smith - The Glass Menagerie
Best Featured Actress in a Musical - TIE!
LaChanze - If/Then
Caissie Levy - Les Miserables
Best Featured Actress in a Play
Celia Keenan-Bolger - The Glass Menagerie
Best Leading Actor in a Musical
Ramin Karimloo - Les Miserables
Best Leading Actor in a Play
Daniel Radcliffe - The Cripple of Inishmaan
Best Leading Actress in a Musical
Idina Menzel - If/Then
Best Leading Actress in a Play
Audra McDonald - Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Gril
Best Lighting Design
Paul Constable - Les Miserables
Best Long-Running Broadway Show
Best Off-Broadway Musical
Best Off-Broadway Play
Buyer & Cellar
Best Revival of a Musical
Best Revival of a Play
The Glass Menagerie
Best Scenic Design
Matt Kinley - Les Miserables
Jason Robert Brown - The Bridges of Madison County
Best Sound Design of a Musical
Mick Potter - Les Miserables
Best Sound Design of a Play
Clive Goodwin - The Glass Menagerie
Best Touring Production
Thanks to all who voted and congrats to this year's big winners!