Obie Awards

Playwright Branden Jacobs-Jenkins Takes Home Top Honor at the Obie Awards
By David Gordon · May 20, 2014

John Ellison Conlee, Sydney Lucas, and many more also received awards for their work this season off-Broadway.

TheaterMania's Guide to Theater Awards: Tonys, Drama Desks, and Many More
By Bethany Rickwald, Dan Bacalzo · May 7, 2014

Learn to distinguish your Obies from your Oliviers with this handy rundown of theater awards across the country (and in London and Toronto).

Hamish Linklater and Tamara Tunie to Host the 59th Annual Village Voice Obie Awards
By Hayley Levitt · Apr 1, 2014

How I Met Your Mother's Cristin Milioti will be among the evening's presenters.

Former Village Voice Critic Michael Feingold Will Serve as Obie Awards Chairman
By Hayley Levitt · Feb 7, 2014

Feingold ended his decades-long tenure as the publication's chief theater critic in May 2013.

Detroit and Grimly Handsome Share the 2013 Obie Award for Best New American Play
By Hayley Levitt · May 21, 2013
The Village Voice's prestigious awards were presented on May 20.
Lois Smith and Frances Sternhagen to be Honored With Lifetime Achievement Awards at 58th Annual Obies
By David Gordon · Apr 3, 2013
Meryl Streep will present them with the honor at a ceremony hosted by Jessica Hecht and Jeremy Shamos.