The awards recognize outstanding Broadway or Off-Broadway debut performances.
The Theatre World Awards for Outstanding Broadway or Off-Broadway Debut Performances took place June 5 at the Imperial Theatre.
Among the recipients were Anastasia star Christy Altomare, The Great Comet’s Josh Groban, Denée Benton, and Amber Gray, and Miss Saigon leads Eva Noblezada and Jon Jon Briones.
The Dorothy Loudon Foundation Award for Excellence in Theatre went to Katrina Lenk for her performances in both Indecent and The Band’s Visit.
Flip through photos of the night below:
See Cobie Smulders, Glenn Close, Eva Noblezada, and More at the 2017 Theatre World Awards
Glenn Close was honored with the 5th Annual John Willis Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Theatre; Great Comet composer Dave Malloy was presented with the Special Theatre World Award in recognition of his Broadway debut as composer, writer, lyricist, orchestrator, and actor.