Kathleen Turner Will Host the Drama League Awards

News   Kathleen Turner Will Host the Drama League Awards
The Drama League announced March 7 that Academy Award nominee and two-time Golden Globe winner Kathleen Turner, who will return to Broadway shortly in the new drama High, will host The 77th Annual Drama League Awards Ceremony and Luncheon, which will be held May 20 in the Grand Ballroom of the Marriott Marquis Hotel in Times Square.

Kathleen Turner
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The event, which begins at noon, pays tribute to the season's best performers by including the nominees of The Distinguished Performance Award on a dais. The dais will feature more than 50 stars from the 2010-11 Broadway and Off-Broadway season.

In addition to The Distinguished Performance Award, The Drama League's 3,000 members vote on four other annual competitive awards: Distinguished Production of a Play, Distinguished Production of a Musical, Distinguished Revival of a Play and Distinguished Revival of a Musical.

Nominations for these five awards will be announced April 25.

Tickets for The 77th Annual Drama League Awards Ceremony and Luncheon are now available by calling (212) 244-9494.

For more information visit www.dramaleague.org.


The Drama League was founded in 1916 as an association of theatre professionals and patrons dedicated to encouraging the finest in professional theatre and has since then developed into the theatre's premiere service organization.

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