Hamilton Photo Joan Marcus

Ten Lucille Lortel Awards For Hamilton

Hamilton. Photo by Joan Marcus.

The 30th annual Lucille Lortel Awards took place yesterday, Sunday, May 10, at NYU Skirball Center. Scheduled to open on Broadway this summer, the musical Hamilton, received a record-breaking 12 nominations, resulting in ten awards, according to Variety. The Public Theatre's Hamilton took home three design awards, including Best Sound Design, awarded to Nevin Steinberg, who will be speaking at Live Design's New York Master Classes for Sound June 5-6 at NYU Tisch School of the Arts and The Gallatin School. Check out the list of design award nominees and recipients, according to Variety, below. The winners are bolded.

Outstanding Scenic Design

Brett J. Banakis, Big Love

Laura Jellinek, The Nether

Derek McLane, Into The Woods

Walt Spangler, Between Riverside And Crazy

Jan Versweyveld, Scenes From A Marriage


Outstanding Lighting Design

Howell Binkley, Hamilton

David Lander, The Library

Tyler Micoleau, The Invisible Hand

Ben Stanton, The Nether

Japhy Weideman, Punk Rock       


Outstanding Sound Design

Mikhail Fiksel, My Mañana Comes

Leah Gelpe, The Invisible Hand

Daniel Kluger and Brandon Wolcott, The Nether

Nevin Steinberg, Hamilton

Matt Tierney, Pocatello


Outstanding Costume Design

Candice Donnelly, Indian Ink

Bretta Gerecke, Nevermore - The Imaginary Life And Mysterious Death Of Edgar Allan Poe

Clint Ramos, Bootycandy

Paul Tazewell, Hamilton

Anthony Ward, Josephine And I 


For the full list, visit Variety.

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