Megan Hilty and Justin Long will announce nominations for the 78th Annual Drama League Awards on April 24 at Sardi's. Co-hosted by John Larroquette and Stockard Channing, the 2012 Drama League Awards are set for May 18 at the Marriot Marquis Times Square. Awards will be presented for Distinguished Production of a Play, Production of a Musical, Revival of a Play, Revival of a Musical and Distinguished Performance.
Hilty currently stars on NBC's Broadway-themed series Smash and will appear in Encores! upcoming Gentlemen Prefer Blondes. Her Broadway credits include Wicked and 9 to 5. Long is currenly making his Broadway debut in Seminar. His many film credits include Live Free or Die Hard, Drag Me to Hell, Accepted and He's Just Not That Into You.
As previously announced the Drama League Awards will honor Alan Menken with the Distinguished Achievemnt in Musical Theatre Award, Rosie O'Donnell with the Unique Contribution to the Theatre Award and Diane Paulus with the Founders Award for Excellence in Directing.