Other Honors for this Production:
—Drama Desk Award nomination for Outstanding Director of a Musical
—Helen Hayes Award for Outstanding Directing
This is Dodge’s first Tony nomination.
Dodge became the first woman to direct a major musical production at Washington D.C.’s Kennedy Center when Ragtime debuted at the venue before its Broadway transfer.
“This story gives you one obstacle over another that a character has to overcome, and it celebrates the human spirit.” —Dodge in an interview with Broadway.com, 11/15/09