The Last Five Years, Here Lies Love Are Off-Broadway Alliance Award Nominees
The Off-Broadway Alliance, an organization consisting of Off-Broadway producers, theaters, general managers, press agents, and marketing professionals, has announced nominees for the 3rd Annual Off-Broadway Alliance Awards, honoring commercial and not-for-profit productions that opened Off-Broadway during the 2012-2013 season.
In addition to the competitive awards, six Off-Broadway Alliance “Legend of Off-Broadway” awards are to be presented for sustained achievement in the world of Off-Broadway. 2013 recipients include Christopher Durang, A.R. Gurney, Kristine Nielsen, Daryl Roth, Sigourney Weaver, and the long-running show Stomp.
Winners are to be announced May 21. See below for a complete list of nominees and honorees.
Best New Musical
F#%king Up Everything
Here Lies Love
Natasha, Pierre & the Great Comet of 1812
The Other Josh Cohen
Best New Play
My Name is Asher Lev
Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike
Best Musical Revival
Closer Than Ever
Good Person of Szechwan
The Last Five Years
New Girl In Town
Best Play Revival
All in the Timing
The Piano Lesson
Best Unique Theatrical Experience
Buyer & Cellar
Old Jews Telling Jokes
Old Man and the Old Moon
Legend of Off-Broadway Honorees
Among its initiatives, the Off-Broadway Alliance sponsors 20at20, an event that runs twice annually for 20 days and makes $20 tickets available to dozens of Off-Broadway shows 20 minutes before curtain.