PHOTO CALL: Obie Awards Honor Off-Bway's Best of the Season, May 17

News   PHOTO CALL: Obie Awards Honor Off-Bway's Best of the Season, May 17 The annunal Obie Awards, dedicated to honoring the best of Off-Broadway theatre, were presented by the Village Voice on May 17.
From Top: Sarah Jones and Tony Kushner, Raul Esparza and wife Michele, Moises Kaufman and Jefferson Mays
From Top: Sarah Jones and Tony Kushner, Raul Esparza and wife Michele, Moises Kaufman and Jefferson Mays

For a complete list of the honorees Click Here. The event, now in its 49th incarnation, was held below New York City's 14th Street ( or "downtown", where many of the Off-Broadway venues reside) at Webster Hall on East 11th Street.

The best and the brightest personalities from the Off-Broadway season were in attendance, including: Sarah Jones (bridge and tunnel) and Tony Kushner, Raul Esparza (The Normal Heart) and wife Michele, Moises Kaufman and Jefferson Mays, the director and star of I Am My Own Wife, Tonya Pinkins (Caroline, or Change), Laila Robins, and Swoosie Kurtz (of Frozen).

All photos are by Aubrey Reuben.


Tonya Pinkins (left), Laila Robins, and Swoosie Kurtz
Tonya Pinkins (left), Laila Robins, and Swoosie Kurtz