Competitive categories include Best New Musical, Best New Play, Best Revival, Best Unique Theatrical Experience and Best Family Show.
Best New Musical went to the Jeanine Tesori-Lisa Kron musical Fun Home, while Robert Askins' puppet comedy Hand to God won Best New Play. Best Revival went to Saint Joan; La Soirée was recognized as Best Unique Theatrical Experience; and Best Family Show went to The Wong Kids in the Secret of the Space Chupacabra Go!
The Legend of Off Broadway Awards are presented for sustained achievement in the world of Off-Broadway. The 2014 Legend of Off Broadway recipients are Edmund Gaynes, Andre Gregory, Terrence McNally and Wallace Shawn. Three 2014 Off Broadway Alliance Hall of Fame Awards are presented posthumously to Philip Seymour Hoffman, Ruth Maleczech and Nicholas Martin.
A list of nominees follows. (Winners' names are in bold and preceded by an asterisk.)
Heathers: The Musical
Murder for Two
What’s It All About? Bacharach Reimagined
Best New Play
Breakfast With Mugabe
*Hand to God
The Heir Apparent
I Remember Mama
Measure for Measure
The Model Apartment
The Mystery of Irma Vep
Best Unique Theatrical Experience
Eager to Lose
Queen of the Night
Shut Up, Sit Down & Eat
Best Family Show
Dear Albert Einstein (Making Books Sing)
The Civil War (Theatreworks USA)
Mr. Chickee's Funny Money (Atlantic Theater Company)
The Greatest Pirate Story Never Told! (Off Sides Entertainment)
*The Wong Kids in the Secret of the Space Chupacabra Go! (La MaMa in association
with Ma-Yi Theater Company)
Legend of Off Broadway Honorees
Hall of Fame Awards
Philip Seymour Hoffman
The Off Broadway Alliance is an organization of Off Broadway producers, theatres, general managers, press agents and marketing professionals.
Visit OffBroadwayAlliance.com for more information.