Nominee’s for the 63rd Annual Drama Desk Awards met the press at Friedmans at the Edison, inside the Edison Hotel at 228 W 47th Street.
T2C had a chance to interview the talented recipients. In this video Outstanding Actress in a Play Denise Gough, People, Places & Things, National Theatre/St. Ann’s Warehouse/Bryan Singer Productions/Headlong, Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical Gavin Lee, SpongeBob SquarePants, Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play Deirdre O’Connell, Fulfillment Center, Manhattan Theatre Club, Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play Anthony Boyle, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, SPECIAL AWARDS recipient Sean Carvajal for Jesus Hopped the A Train whose last-minute entrances into the Signature production of this powerful play ensured it had a happy real-life ending, Outstanding Director of a Musical, Teddy Bergman, KPOP, Ars Nova/Ma-Yi Theater Company/Woodshed Collective, Producers of Outstanding Play Miles for Mary, by The Mad Ones, Playwrights Horizons and Sam Norkin Award winner Juan Castano, whose varied performances this season in Oedipus El Rey, A Parallelogram, and Transfers not only make a complex statement about American life but also indicate great things to come for this talented performer.
Video by Robert Williams