Outer Critics Circle Award

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The Outer Critics Circle Awards are presented annually for theatrical achievements both on and Off-Broadway and were begun during the 1949-1950 theater season. The awards are decided upon by theater show more critics who review for out-of-town newspapers, national publications, and other media outlets outside of New York City. show less
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The (Curious Case of The) Watson Intelligence by Madeleine GeorgeJohn Gassner Playwriting Award2013-2014
My Name is Asher Lev - Acting Edition by Aaron PosnerJohn Gassner Playwriting Award2012-2013
The submission by Jeff TalbottJohn Gassner Award for a New American Play2012
The Whipping Man by Matthew LopezJohn Gassner Playwriting Award2010-2011
Next Fall - Acting Edition by Geoffrey NaufftsJohn Gassner Playwriting Award2009-2010
Becky Shaw - Acting Edition by Gina GionfriddoJohn Gassner Playwriting Award2008-2009
From Up Here by Liz FlahiveJohn Gassner Playwriting Award2007-2008
The Coast of Utopia: Voyage, Shipwreck, Salvage by Tom StoppardBroadway Play2006-2007
No Child... (Sun) - Acting Edition by Nilaja SunJohn Gassner Playwriting Award2006-2007
The History Boys: A Play by Alan BennettBroadway Play2005-2006
In the Continuum by Danai GuriraJohn Gassner Playwriting Award2005-2006
Stuff Happens: A Play by David HareOff-Broadway Play2005-2006
Doubt: A Parable by John Patrick ShanleyBroadway Play2004-2005
Moonlight and Magnolias - Acting Edition by Ron HutchinsonJohn Gassner Playwriting Award2004-2005
Fat Pig: A Play by Neil LaButeOff-Broadway Play2004-2005
I Am My Own Wife: A Play by Doug WrightBroadway Play2003-2004
Intimate Apparel by Lynn NottageJohn Gassner Playwriting Award2003-2004
Take Me Out: A Play by Richard GreenbergBroadway Play2002-2003
Enchanted April [play] by from the novel by Elizabeth von Arnim Matthew BarberJohn Gassner Playwriting Award2002-2003
The Exonerated by Jessica BlankOff-Broadway Play2002-2003
The Dazzle by Richard GreenbergBroadway Musical2001-2002
The Goat, or Who is Sylvia? by Edward AlbeeBroadway Play2001-2002
Topdog/Underdog by Suzan-Lori ParksJohn Gassner Playwriting Award2001-2002
Proof: A Play by David AuburnBroadway Play2000-2001
Jitney by August WilsonOff-Broadway Play2000-2001
Copenhagen by Michael FraynBroadway Play1999-2000
The Tale of the Allergist's Wife by Charles BuschJohn Gassner Playwriting Award1999-2000
Dinner with Friends by Donald MarguliesOff-Broadway Play1999-2000
Not About Nightingales by Tennessee WilliamsBroadway Play1998-1999
Wit: A Play by Margaret EdsonOff-Broadway Play1998-1999
The Beauty Queen of Leenane by Martin McDonaghBroadway Play1997-1998
As Bees in Honey Drown by Douglas Carter BeaneJohn Gassner Playwriting Award1997-1998
Gross Indecency: The Three Trials of Oscar Wilde by Moisés KaufmanOff-Broadway Play1997-1998
Never the Sinner by John LoganOff-Broadway Play1997-1998
The Last Night of Ballyhoo by Alfred UhryBroadway Play1996-1997
How I Learned to Drive by Paula VogelOff-Broadway Play1996-1997
Master Class by Terrence McNallyBroadway Play1995-1996
Molly Sweeney by Brian FrielOff-Broadway Play1995-1996
Love! Valour! Compassion! by Terrence McNallyBroadway Play1994-1995
Angels in America: A Gay Fantasia on National Themes, Parts 1 & 2 by Tony KushnerBroadway Play1993-1994
All in the Timing: Fourteen Plays by David IvesJohn Gassner Playwriting Award1993-1994
Three Tall Women by Edward AlbeeOff-Broadway Play1993-1994
The Sisters Rosensweig by Wendy WassersteinBroadway Play1992-1993
Jeffrey by Paul RudnickJohn Gassner Playwriting Award1992-1993
Dancing at Lughnasa by Brian FrielBroadway Play1991-1992
Marvin's Room. by Scott McPhersonJohn Gassner Playwriting Award1991-1992
Lost in Yonkers by Neil SimonBroadway Play1990-1991
La Bete by David HirsonJohn Gassner Playwriting Award1990-1991
The Sum of Us by David StevensOff-Broadway Play1990-1991
The Grapes of Wrath (play) by John SteinbeckBroadway Play1989-1990
Prelude to a Kiss by Craig LucasOff-Broadway Play1989-1990
The Heidi Chronicles by Wendy WassersteinBroadway Play1988-1989
Other People's Money: The Ultimate Seduction by Jerry SternerJohn Gassner Playwriting Award1988-1989
M. Butterfly by David Henry HwangJohn Gassner Playwriting Award1987-1988
Driving Miss Daisy by Alfred UhryOff-Broadway Play1987-1988
Fences by August WilsonJohn Gassner Playwriting Award1986-1987
The Common Pursuit. by Simon GrayOff-Broadway Play1986-1987
I'm Not Rappaport by Herb GardnerJohn Gassner Playwriting Award1985-1986
A Lie of the Mind by Sam ShepardOff-Broadway Play1985-1986
Biloxi Blues by Neil SimonBroadway Play1984-1985
The Foreigner [play] by Larry ShueJohn Gassner Playwriting Award1984-1985
The Real Thing by Tom StoppardBroadway Play1983-1984
Painting Churches by Tina HoweJohn Gassner Playwriting Award1983-1984
Brighton Beach Memoirs by Neil SimonBroadway Play1982-1983
Extremities: A Play in Two Acts by William MastrosimoneJohn Gassner Playwriting Award1982-1983
"Master Harold" … and the Boys by Athol FugardBroadway Play1981-1982
Mass Appeal by Bill C. DavisJohn Gassner Playwriting Award1981-1982
A Soldier's Play by Charles FullerOff-Broadway Play1981-1982
The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickelby: A Play by David EdgarSpecial Citation1981-1982
Amadeus: A Play in Two Acts by Peter ShafferBroadway Play1980-1981
We Won't Pay! We Won't Pay! by Dario FoNew Play1980-1981
March of the Falsettos by William FinnOff-Broadway Play1980-1981
Children of a Lesser God by Mark MedoffBroadway Play1979-1980
The Elephant Man [play] by Bernard PomeranceBroadway Play1978-1979
Getting Out: Play In Two Acts by Marsha NormanJohn Gassner Playwriting Award1978-1979
Da by Hugh LeonardPlay1977-1978
A Texas Trilogy by Preston JonesJohn Gassner Playwriting Award1976-1977
The First Breeze of Summer by Leslie LeeJohn Gassner Playwriting Award1974-1975
Equus by Peter ShafferPlay1974-1975
When You Comin' Back Red Ryder?. by Mark MedoffJohn Gassner Playwriting Award1973-1974
A Moon for the Misbegotten by Eugene O'NeillPlay1973-1974
That Championship Season by Jason MillerJohn Gassner Playwriting Award1971-1972
Sticks and bones: A play in two acts by David RabePlay1971-1972
Child's Play by Robert MarascoPlay1969-1970
The Subject Was Roses by Frank D. GilroyBest New Playwright1964-1965
Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? by Edward AlbeePlaywright of the Season1962-1963
The Miracle Worker [play] by William GibsonPlay1959-1960
The Visit by Friedrich DürrenmattPlay1958-1959
Look Homeward, Angel by Ketti FringsPlay1957-1958
Long Day's Journey into Night by Eugene O'NeillPlay1956-1957
Inherit the Wind by Jerome LawrencePlay1954-1955
The Caine Mutiny by Herman WoukPlay1953-1954
The Caine Mutiny Court-Martial by Herman WoukPlay1953-1954
Billy Budd: based on the novel by Herman Melville by Louis O. CoxePlay1950-1951
The Cocktail Party by T. S. EliotPlay1949-1950

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