The awards honor commercial and not-for-profit productions that opened Off Broadway during the 2013-14 season. Winners will be announced May 27.
Competitive categories include Best New Musical, Best New Play, Best Revival, Best Unique Theatrical Experience and Best Family Show.
The Legend of Off Broadway Awards are presented for sustained achievement in the world of Off-Broadway. The 2014 Legend of Off Broadway recipients are Edmund Gaynes, Andre Gregory, Terrence McNally and Wallace Shawn. Three 2014 Off Broadway Alliance Hall of Fame Awards are presented posthumously to Philip Seymour Hoffman, Ruth Maleczech and Nicholas Martin.
A list of nominees follows.
Best New Musical
Heathers: The Musical
Murder for Two
What’s It All About? Bacharach Reimagined
Best New Play
Breakfast With Mugabe
Hand to God
The Heir Apparent
I Remember Mama
Measure for Measure
The Model Apartment
The Mystery of Irma Vep
Best Unique Theatrical Experience
Eager to Lose
Queen of the Night
Shut Up, Sit Down & Eat
Best Family Show
Dear Albert Einstein (Making Books Sing)
The Civil War (Theatreworks USA)
Mr. Chickee's Funny Money (Atlantic Theater Company)
The Greatest Pirate Story Never Told! (Off Sides Entertainment)
The Wong Kids in the Secret of the Space Chupacabra Go! (La MaMa in association
with Ma-Yi Theater Company)
Legend of Off Broadway Honorees
The Off Broadway Alliance is an organization of Off Broadway producers, theatres, general managers, press agents and marketing professionals.
Visit OffBroadwayAlliance.com for more information.