PHOTO CALL: Drama Desk Winners Announced at Glitzy Ceremony

News   PHOTO CALL: Drama Desk Winners Announced at Glitzy Ceremony On May 21 a who’s who of stage stars came together just west of New York City’s Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts to celebrate the awarding of the 2006 Drama Desk Awards.
From Top: Fran Drescher and John Lloyd Young; Idina Menzel; Cynthia Nixon; Brian F. O
From Top: Fran Drescher and John Lloyd Young; Idina Menzel; Cynthia Nixon; Brian F. O

The yearly awards—which were first presented in 1955—“are the only whose nominations honor Broadway, Off-Broadway, Off-Off Broadway and not-for-profit theater productions equally in multiple categories. The Drama Desk membership includes over 140 voting theater critics, reporters and editors,” according to a press release. For a full list of this year’s winners, click here.

At left, Fran Drescher (Some Girl(s)), John Lloyd Young (Jersey Boys), Idina Menzel, Cynthia Nixon (Rabbit Hole), Brian F. O’Byrne (Shining City) and Jim Dale (The Threepenny Opera) are seen at the ceremony. Below, The History Boys’ Dominic Cooper, Russell Tovey and Samuel Barnett, as well as the cast of Stuff Happens, are seen at the 2006 Drama Desk Awards at the LaGuardia High School for the Performing Arts.

Photos by Aubrey Reuben


From Top: Dominic Cooper, Russell Tovey and Samuel Barnett; The cast of <i>Stuff Happens</i>.
From Top: Dominic Cooper, Russell Tovey and Samuel Barnett; The cast of Stuff Happens.