Theatre World Awards set for 6/5

2/22/2017 2:52pm

The Theatre World Awards Board of Directors have announced the date for the 73rd Annual Theatre World Awards Ceremony set for Mon June 5 beginning at 7:00 PM.   Theater venue will be announced shortly. Hosted annually by theater journalist, Peter Filichia, the ceremony will be produced by Theatre World Awards, Inc. Board of Directors. 2017 Honorees for the Theatre World Award for an Outstanding Performance in a Broadway or Off-Broadway Production, the 9th Annual Dorothy Loudon Award for Excellence in the Theater, and the 5th Annual John Willis Award, will be announced shortly. The Theatre World Award winners are chosen by the Theatre World Awards Committee which is comprised of Roma Torre (NY1), David Cote (Time Out New York and NY1), Joe Dziemianowicz (New York Daily News), Peter Filichia (The Newark Star-Ledger, Emeritus) Harry Haun (Playbill), Matthew Murray (Talkin’ Broadway), and Frank Scheck (The Hollywood Reporter). The Theatre World Awards are presented annually at the end of the theatre season to six actors and six actresses for their significant, reviewable, debut performances in a Broadway or Off-Broadway production. The ceremony is a private, invitation-only event followed by a party to celebrate the new honorees and welcome them to the Theatre World “family.”  For additional information about the Theatre World Awards, visit www.theatreworldawards.org. Press contact: Richard Hillman PR (917/523-8849)...