PHOTO CALL: Drama Desk Awards 2010

By Matthew Blank
May 24, 2010

The 55th Annual Drama Desk Awards were held May 23 at the LaGuardia Concert Hall at Lincoln Center. Red, Memphis and La Cage aux Folles were among the night's big winners.



Presenters for the evening included Edward Albee, Corbin Bleu, Michael Cerveris, Boyd Gaines, Ana Gasteyer, Mitzi Gaynor, Cheyenne Jackson, Leslie Jordan, Jesse L. Martin, Matthew Modine, Martha Plimpton and Brooke Shields. Patti LuPone hosted the event.

The Drama Desk is an organization of theatre critics, writers and editors that honors excellence in all areas of New York theatre: Broadway, Off-Broadway, Off-Off-Broadway and not-for-profit.

Here is a look at the nominees and guests walking the red carpet and posing in the press room:

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Catherine Zeta-Jones signs the "autograph dress"
Photo by Joseph Marzullo/WENN



Click here for a full list of winners.

The Drama Desk, organized in 1949, presented its first awards in 1955. William Wolf is president of the Drama Desk; Leslie (Hoban) Blake is vice president.

For more information visit DramaDesk.