1960–1961 Obie Awards

Updated September 9, 2022 | Infoplease Staff
Best New PlayJean Genet, The Blacks
Best Overall ProductionHedda Gabler
Best Off-Off-Broadway ProductionThe Premise
Best DirectorGerald A. Freedman, The Taming of the Shrew
Best ActorKhigh Dhiegh, In the Jungle of Cities
Best ActressAnne Meacham, Hedda Gabler
Distinguished Performances (Actors)Godfrey M. Cambridge, The Blacks
James Coco, The Moon in the Yellow River
Lester Rawlins, Hedda Gabler
Distinguished Performances (Actresses)Joan Hackett, Call Me by My Rightful Name
Gerry Jedd, She Stoops to Conquer
Surya Kumari, The King of the Darn Chamber
Best MusicTeiji Ito, In the Jungle of Cities, Three Modern Japanese Plays and Ubu

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