A slew of stars will join host Darren Criss as presenters at the 13th Annual Broadway.com Audience Choice Awards. Judith Light (Other Desert Cities), Brian d'Arcy James (TV's Smash), Daphne Rubin-Vega (A Streetcar Named Desire), Adam Pascal (Memphis), Nick Adams (Priscilla Queen of the Desert) and Tammy Blanchard (How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying) will hand out trophies to winners in 16 categories at the May 13 ceremony at the Allen Room, home of Jazz at Lincoln Center.
Other starry attendees will include Jennifer Tilly (Don't Dress for Dinner), Nicole Ari Parker (A Streetcar Named Desire), Reeve Carney (Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark), Laura Osnes (Bonnie & Clyde), Norm Lewis (Porgy and Bess), Stephanie J. Block (Anything Goes), Celia Keenan-Bolger (Peter and the Starcatcher), Caissie Levy (Ghost), Patrick Page (Spider-Man, Turn Off the Dark), Tracie Bennett (End of the Rainbow), Montego Glover (Memphis), Richard Fleeshman (Ghost), Josh Young (Jesus Christ Superstar) and Da'Vine Joy Randolph (Ghost).
In an invitation-only ceremony, the Broadway.com Audience Choice Awards will feature the presentation of awards in traditional categories such as Favorite New Musical and Favorite New Play, in addtion to categories unique to the event such as Favorite Diva Performance, Favorite Breakthrough Performance and Favorite Broadway Tour. All awards are decided solely by the voting of theater fans on Broadway.com.
The entire ceremony will be available for viewing on Broadway.com next week. Fans can even be a part of the exciting event by sending in a video of themselves singing along to the nominees in the Favorite New Song category.