Gentleman’s Guide Wins Big at 2014 Drama Desk Awards

first_img Outstanding Costume Design William Ivey Long, Bullets Over Broadway Outstanding Play Robert Schenkkan, All the Way Outstanding Actress in a Play Audra McDonald, Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & Grill Outstanding Orchestrations Jason Robert Brown, The Bridges of Madison County Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical (tie) Anika Larsen, Beautiful: The Carole King Musical Lauren Worsham, A Gentleman’s Guide to Love & Murder The Drama Desk is an organization of New York City-based critics and theater journalists supporting the development of New York theater. The Drama Desk Awards were first presented in 1955 and consider Broadway, off-Broadway and off-off-Broadway productions in the same categories. Outstanding Revival of a Play Twelfth Night Outstanding Choreography Warren Carlyle, After Midnight Outstanding Set Design Christopher Barreca, Rocky Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play Celia Keenan-Bolger, The Glass Menagerie  Outstanding Actor in a Musical (tie) Neil Patrick Harris, Hedwig and the Angry Inch Jefferson Mays, A Gentleman’s Guide to Love & Murder Outstanding Actress in a Musical Jessie Mueller, Beautiful: The Carole King Musical Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play Reed Birney, Casa Valentina As previously reported, the ensembles of Will Eno’s The Realistic Joneses and The Open House received special awards, as did SoHo Rep and actress Veanne Cox. Ed Sylvanus Iskandar was presented with the Sam Norkin Off-Broadway Award for his work as a director. View Comments Outstanding Director of a Musical Darko Tresnjak, A Gentleman’s Guide to Love & Murder Outstanding Musical A Gentleman’s Guide to Love & Murder A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder was the big winner at the 2014 Drama Desk Awards, which were presented on June 1 at a ceremony hosted by Laura Benanti at Town Hall. The acclaimed musical comedy won seven awards including Outstanding Musical, while All the Way took home two awards, for Outstanding Play and Outstanding Leading Actor in a Play for Bryan Cranston. Hedwig and the Angry Inch and Twelfth Night were awarded Outstanding Revival of a Musical and Outstanding Revival of a Play, respectively. A complete list of winners follows: Outstanding Music Jason Robert Brown, The Bridges of Madison County Outstanding Actor in a Play Bryan Cranston, All the Way Outstanding Book of a Musical Robert L. Freedman, A Gentleman’s Guide to Love & Murder Unique Theatrical Experience Cirkopolis Productions with Multiple Wins A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder – 7 Beautiful: The Carole King Musical – 3 Twelfth Night – 2 After Midnight – 2 All the Way – 2 The Bridges of Madison County – 2 The Glass Menagerie – 2 Hedwig and the Angry Inch – 2 Rocky – 2 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical James Monroe Iglehart, Aladdin Outstanding Revival of a Musical or Revue Hedwig and the Angry Inch Outstanding Lyrics Robert L. Freedman and Steven Lutvak, A Gentleman’s Guide to Love & Murder  Outstanding Projection Design Aaron Rhyne, A Gentleman’s Guide to Love & Murder  Outstanding Music in a Play Nico Muhly, The Glass Menagerie Outstanding Revue After Midnight  Outstanding Sound Design in a Musical Brian Ronan, Beautiful: The Carole King Musical Outstanding Lighting Design Christopher Akerlind, Rocky Outstanding Sound Design in a Play Matt Tierney, Machinal Outstanding Solo Performance John Douglas Thompson, Satchmo at the Waldorf Outstanding Director of a Play Tim Carroll, Twelfth Nightlast_img read more

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Adult day at camp

first_imgAdults can experience Rock Eagle 4-H Center Saturday, June 19 during a special Rock Eagle Adult Learning session. During this REAL session, adults can canoe the center’s lake, watch turtles basking on logs and possibly spot the local great blue heron that makes his home on the lake.The session is set to begin at 10 a.m. at Rock Eagle 4-H Center’s Natural History Museum. A fee of $10 will provide visitors with personal flotation devices, canoeing instruction, light snacks and entrance to the museum. Visitors should bring water bottles, hats, sunscreen and a change of clothes for after the canoe trip.To register for REAL, call Kelly Scott at (706) 484-2834 or email her at [email protected] To learn more about Rock Eagle’s environmental education program, visit the website www.rockeagle4h.org .last_img read more

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NAFCU pushes House panel to require strong data security for merchants

first_imgWriting in advance of tomorrow’s subcommittee hearing, NAFCU Vice President of Legislative Affairs Brad Thaler yesterday urged a House Energy and Commerce subcommittee to strengthen draft legislation by incorporating a strong national data security standard for retailers and to mandate related rulemaking.Writing the Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing and Trade, Thaler also said the legislation must add a liability provision for merchant data breaches and clarify that all entities covered by the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act are exempt from new requirements.Wednesday’s hearing will focus on a discussion draft of data security legislation that primarily focuses on breach notification. Committee members Marsha Blackburn, R-Tenn., and Peter Welch, D-Vt., are the sponsors of the draft, titled the “Data Security and Breach Notification Act.”Thaler, writing to full committee Chairman Fred Upton, R-Mich. and Ranking Member Frank Pallone, D-N.J., and Subcommittee Chairman Michael Burgess, R-Texas, and Ranking Member Jan Schakowsky, D-Ill., said last week’s report showing retailers are failing to meet widely accepted payment card industry, or PCI, data security standards illustrates the need for Congress to act. continue reading » 1SHARESShareShareSharePrintMailGooglePinterestDiggRedditStumbleuponDeliciousBufferTumblrlast_img read more

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