Harvey Fierstein Will Host Drama Desk Awards Ceremony for Second Consecutive Year
Nominations for the 2004-2005 Drama Desk Awards will be announced on Thursday, April 28 at 10am at the New York Friars Club (57 East 55th Street). Nominees will receive their official nomination certificates at a reception on Tuesday, May 3 from 5 to 7pm at Arte Cafe (106 West 73rd Street), home of the Drama Desk Art*Kives.
The Drama Desk Awards celebrate excellence in all sectors of New York theater, both on and off Broadway. This year's ceremony will be taped and broadcast as a two-hour special on Sunday, May 29 by Thirteen/WNET, the PBS flagship station in New York City. In addition, the National Education Television Association (NETA), which distributes programming to public TV stations across the country, will offer the taped awards special via satellite to its member stations.