Before Hitting Broadway, Hamilton Dominates 2015 Lucille Lortel Awards

Before Hitting Broadway, Hamilton Dominates 2015 Lucille Lortel Awards

January 18, 2021 mmvxljhp 0

first_img View Comments Related Shows Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Hamilton took home 10 trophies, winning in every category it was nominated in, at the 2015 Lucille Lortel Awards on May 10. In addition to being named Outstanding Musical, the Broadway-bound show won for stars Miranda, Phillipa Soo, Daveed Diggs and Renee Elise Goldsberry, director Thomas Kail, choreographer Andy Blankenbuehler as well as design awards for its costumes, lighting and sound.Although the Hamilton sweep was the big news, eight other prizes celebrating the best of off-Broadway were also handed out, including three for Outstanding Play Between Riverside and Crazy, an outstanding revival prize for Fiasco Theatre’s Into the Woods and Tony winner Tonya Pinkins for her performance in Rasheeda Speaking.Anna Chlumsky and Jesse Tyler Ferguson hosted the event at NYU Skirball Center and special honors were also presented to playwright Terrence McNally, composer Jeanine Tesori and general manager Nancy Nagel Gibbs.A complete list of winners follows:Outstanding PlayBetween Riverside and Crazy by Stephen Adly GuirgusOutstanding MusicalHamilton – Book, Music & Lyrics by Lin-Manuel MirandaOutstanding RevivalInto the WoodsOutstanding Solo ShowJosephine and I, Performed by Cush JumboOutstanding DirectorThomas Kail, HamiltonOutstanding ChoreographerAndy Blankenbuehler, HamiltonOutstanding Lead Actor in a PlayStephen McKinley Henderson, Between Riverside and CrazyOutstanding Lead Actress in a PlayTonya Pinkins, Rasheeda SpeakingOutstanding Lead Actor in a MusicalLin-Manuel Miranda, HamiltonOutstanding Lead Actress in a MusicalPhillipa Soo, HamiltonOutstanding Featured Actor in a PlayJacob Ming-Trent, Father Comes Home From the Wars (Parts 1, 2 & 3)Outstanding Featured Actress in a PlayLiza Colón-Zayas, Between Riverside and CrazyOutstanding Featured Actor in a MusicalDaveed Diggs, HamiltonOutstanding Featured Actress in a MusicalRenée Elise Goldsberry, HamiltonOutstanding Scenic DesignJan Versweyveld, Scenes From a MarriageOutstanding Costume DesignPaul Tazewell, HamiltonOutstanding Lighting DesignHowell Binkley, HamiltonOutstanding Sound DesignNevin Steinberg, Hamilton Lin-Manuel Miranda from $149.00center_img Hamilton SPECIAL AWARDSLifetime Achivement AwardTerence McNallyPlaywrights’ Sidewalk InducteeJeanine TesoriEdith Oliver Service to Off-Broadway AwardNancy Nagel GibbsWins by ProductionHamilton – 10Between Riverside and Crazy – 3Father Comes Home From the Wars (Parts 1, 2 & 3) – 1Into the Woods – 1Josephine and I – 1Scenes From a Marriage – 1Rasheeda Speaking – 1 Star Fileslast_img

 

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