Tuesday, April 22, 2014

64th Annual Outer Critics Circle Awards Nominations Announced - Latino Nominees Include Burstein, Cordero, Santiago Hudson and Toledo

Cicely Tyson and Vanessa Williams announced the nominations for the 64th Annual Outer Critics Circle Awards, celebrating productions both on and Off-Broadway, on Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at New York's legendary Friars Club. 

Productions who racked up nominations include A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder, which earned 11 nominations, the most of any production of the season; the new Broadway Disney musical Aladdin and the recent, critically acclaimed Public Theater production of Fun Home (starring nominee Michael Cerveris and Judy Kuhn and featuring Joel Pérez)— a Pulitzer Prize finalist — which received, respectively, eight and seven nominations. The Broadway debut of Rocky (starring Andy Karl and featuring Luis Salgado), the new musical based on the film of the same name, earned six nominations.

[Shown above, clockwise from top left: 2013-2014 Outer Critics Circle Award nominees Danny Burstein, Nick Cordero, Rubén Santiago Hudson and Isabel Toledo.]

Latino Outer Critics Circle Award nominees for the 2013-2014 season include Danny Burstein and Nick Cordero (both for Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical for Cabaret and Bullets Over Broadway, respectively), Rubén Santiago Hudson (for Outstanding Solo Performance for How I Learned What I Learned), Isabel Toledo (for Outstanding Costume Design of a Play or Musical for After Midnight).

The Outer Critics Circle's members are affiliated with more than 90 newspapers, magazines, radio and television stations, Internet and theatre publications in America and abroad.

Winners will be announced Tuesday, May 12, 2014. The annual Gala Awards Dinner and presentation will be held Thursday, May 22, 2014 at Sardi's, located in the theater district of midtown Manhattan. For more information, or to see a complete list of nominees, click here or here.

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