1958–1959 Obie Awards

Updated September 9, 2022 | Infoplease Staff
Best New PlayBrendan Behan, The Quare Fellow
Best All-Around ProductionIvanov
Best MusicalA Party With Betty Comden and Adolph Green
Best RevueSteven Vinaver, Diversions
Best Director (American Play)Jack Ragotzy, Arthur Laurents cycle
Best Director (Foreign Play)William Ball, Ivanov
Best ActorAlfred Ryder, I Rise in Flame, Cried the Phoenix
Best ActressKathleen Maguire, The Time of the Cuckoo
Distinguished Performances (Actors)Zero Mostel, Ulysses in Nighttown
Lester Rawlins, The Quare Fellow
Harold Scott, Deathwatch
Distinguished Performances (Actresses)Rosina Fernhoff, Fashion and The Geranium Hat
Anne Fielding, Ivanov
Nancy Wickwire, A Clearing in the Woods
Best MusicDavid Amram
Best Open-Stage SetDavid Hays, The Quare Fellow
Best Proscenium SetWill Stevens Armstrong, Ivanov
Best LightingNikola Cernovich

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