PHOTO CALL: 2008 Outer Critics Circle Awards Ceremony

News   PHOTO CALL: 2008 Outer Critics Circle Awards Ceremony The 58th annual Outer Critics Circle Awards winners received their awards at a ceremony May 22.

The Outer Critics Circle Awards are decided upon by a group of writers "covering New York theatre for out-of town newspapers, national publications and other media beyond Broadway." Tracy Letts' drama August: Osage County earned the Outstanding New Broadway Play, while Young Frankenstein and Xanadu tied for Outstanding New Broadway Musical. (For a complete list of winners, click here.)

Winners and more celebrated at the May 22 awards dinner held at New York City's Sardi's Restaurant. Here are some photos from the evening:

Patti LuPone James Earl Jones and Cecilia Hart
Mel Brooks, Robert F.X. Sillerman and Thomas Meehan
Laura Benanti Raúl Esparza and Mariann Mayberry
Gwen Humble and Ian McShane
Paulo Szot and Danny Burstein Katrina Lindsay
Raúl Esparza and Deanna Dunagan
Anna D. Shapiro Jerry Herman

All photos by Aubrey Reuben.