The evening honored playwrights Ayad Akhtar (Junk) and Lucas Hnath (A Doll's House, Part 2).
On December 4, The Harold and Mimi Steinberg Charitable Trust honored Pulitzer Prize-winning Disgraced and Junk playwright Ayad Akhtar and Tony-nominated A Doll’s House, Part 2 playwright Lucas Hnath as the recipients of 2017 Steinberg Playwright Awards.
Flip through photos of the evening Lincoln Center Theater below:
Steven Pasquale, Lena Hall, and More at the Steinberg Playwright Awards Honoring Ayad Akhtar and Lucas Hnath
This year marks the 10th anniversary of the “Mimi” Awards, which are presented annually to honor the outstanding artistry and accomplishments of some of the most gifted American playwrights. Each recipient receives a cash award of $50,000.