The Outer Critics Circle, the organization of writers covering New York theatre for out-of-town newspapers, national publications, and other media beyond Broadway, announced six-time Tony nominee Danny Burstein and Tony winner Jane Krakowski will reveal the nominees for the 2016-17 season April 25 at 11 AM in the Oak Room at New York’s Algonquin Hotel (59 West 44th Street).
Outer Critics Circle has added two new awards this year—Outstanding Sound Design and Outstanding Orchestrations—to increase award nominations to 27 categories. Outer Critics Circle nominations are the first major Broadway/Off-Broadway award nominees of the New York theatre season.
Winners will be announced May 8. The annual Gala Awards Dinner and presentation of awards will be held May 25 at 3 PM at Sardi's Restaurant.
Celebrating its 67th season of bestowing awards of excellence in the field of theatre, the Outer Critics Circle is an association with members affiliated with more than 90 newspapers, magazines, radio and television stations, internet, and theatre publications in America and abroad.
Broadway favorite Burstein and his wife, three-time Tony nominee Rebecca Luker, will be aboard Playbill Travel’s star-studded May 21-28 Broadway on the Rhône River cruise. Click here for additional information.