By Matthew Blank
and Joseph Marzullo
24 May 2011
Presenters include Ellen Barkin, Tyne Daly, Jonathan Groff, Katie Holmes, Cheyenne Jackson, Larry Kramer, Marsha Mason, David Hyde Pierce, Colin Quinn, Daniel Radcliffe, Liev Schreiber, Annabella Sciorra, Christian Siriano, Holland Taylor and Tom Wopat.
The awards ceremony, which celebrates outstanding New York theatre productions and creative talent for the 2010-2011 season, will premiere on Ovation June 4 at 9 PM ET. The 90-minute highlight special will be hosted by Fierstein. Encore presentations are scheduled for June 12 at 12:30 PM ET and 2 PM ET.
Here is a look at the evening's winners and star-studded guest list:
The Drama Desk (www.dramadesk.org) is an organization of professional theatre writers, editors, critics and columnists who cover all areas of professional theatre in the greater New York area, including Broadway, Off-Broadway, Off-Off-Broadway and not-for-profit theatres. The organization was founded in 1949 to explore key issues of the theatre community.
For more information visit www.dramadeskawards.com.