A host of stage artists—many of whom earned Theatre World Awards themselves in the beginnings of their careers—will present at the 75th annual ceremony. As previously reported, the event will be held June 3 at Broadway’s Neil Simon Theatre.
Among the presenters are current Tony nominee Celia Keenan-Bolger, 2019 Tony honoree Rosemary Harris, Tony winner Ruthie Ann Miles, current Much Ado About Nothing star Danielle Brooks, Nicholas Barasch, Justin Bohon, Geneva Carr, Charles Dale, Elaine Joyce, and Rob McClure.
Additionally, current Tony nominees Kristine Nielsen and Julie White will take the stage to present the John Willis Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Theatre to their Gary: A Sequel to Titus Andronicus co-star Nathan Lane, and Philip Boykin, Linda Eder, and Ernestine Jackson will offer special performances.
Joining Lane as this year’s honorees are Dorothy Loudon Award recipient Hampton Fluker (All My Sons), as well as Gbenga Akinnagbe (To Kill A Mockingbird), Tom Glynn-Carney (The Ferryman), Sophia Anne Caruso (Beetlejuice), Paddy Considine (The Ferryman), James Davis (Oklahoma!), Micaela Diamond, (The Cher Show), Bonnie Milligan (Head Over Heels), Simone Missick (Paradise Blue), Jeremy Pope (Choir Boy/Ain’t Too Proud), Colton Ryan (Girl from The North Country), Stephanie Styles (Kiss Me, Kate), and Phoebe Waller-Bridge (Fleabag).