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Guards at the Taj & The Robber Bridegroom Win Big at Lucille Lortel Awards

Guards at the Taj & The Robber Bridegroom Win Big at Lucille Lortel Awards
Omar Metwally & Arian Moayed in 'Guards at the Taj'
(Photo: Doug Hamilton)
'Guards at the Taj' won four awards including Outstanding Play.

Rajiv Joseph's Guards at the Taj led the pack at the 31st annual Lucille Lortel Awards with four wins. Other big winners included The Robber Bridegroom, which won Outstanding Revival and awards for stars Steven Pasquale and Leslie Kritzer, as well as the Anne Hathaway-led Grounded, which won Outstanding Solo Show. Futurity, by César Alvarez, received the award award for Outstanding Musical. The ceremony, honoring the best of off-Broadway and hosted by Zachary Levi, was held on May 1 at New York University's Skirball Center for the Performing Arts.

See below for a complete list of winners.

Outstanding Play
Guards at the Taj

Outstanding Musical
Futurity

Outstanding Revival
The Robber Bridegroom

Outstanding Solo Show
Grounded

Outstanding Director
Liesl Tommy, Eclipsed

Outstanding Choreographer
Martha Clarke, Angel Reapers

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Play
Timothée Chalamet, Prodigal Son

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Play
Phylicia Rashad, Head of Passes

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Musical
Steven Pasquale, The Robber Bridegroom

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Musical
Annette O'Toole, Southern Comfort

Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play
Matt McGrath, The Legend of Georgia McBride

Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play
Alana Arenas, Head of Passes

Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical
Jeffrey Kuhn, Southern Comfort

Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical
Leslie Kritzer, The Robber Bridegroom

Outstanding Scenic Design
Tim Mackabee, Guards at the Taj

Outstanding Costume Design
Anita Yavich, The Legend of Georgia McBride

Outstanding Lighting Design
David Weiner, Guards at the Taj

Outstanding Sound Design
Rob Milburn and Michael Bodeen, Guards at the Taj

SPECIAL AWARDS
Outstanding Alternative Theatrical Experience
Angel Reapers, by Martha Clarke and Alfred Uhry

Projection Design
Peter Nigrini, Grounded

HONORARY AWARDS
Lifetime Achievement Award
James Houghton

Playwrights’ Sidewalk Inductee
Suzan-Lori Parks

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