1961–1962 Obie Awards

Updated September 9, 2022 | Infoplease Staff
Best American PlayFrank D. Gilroy, Who'll Save the Plowboy?
Best MusicalFly Blackbird, C. Jackson, James Hatch and Jerome Eskow
Best Foreign PlaySamuel Beckett, Happy Days (Walter Kerr abstaining)
Best ActorsJames Earl Jones, Clandestine on the Morning Line, The Apple and Moon on a Rainbow Shawl
Best ActressBarbara Harris, Oh, Dad, Poor Dad, Mamma's Hung You in the Closet and I'm Feelin' So Sad
Distinguished Performances (Actors)Clayton Corzatte, APA Repertory
Geoff Garland, The Hostage
Gerald O'Loughlin, Who II Save the Plowboy?
Paul Roebling, This Side of Paradise
Distinguished Performances (Actresses)Sudie Bond, Theatre of the Absurd
Vinnette Carroll, Moon on a Rainbow Shawl
Rosemary Harris, APA Repertory
Ruth White, Happy Days
Best SetNorris Houghton, Who'll Save the Plowboy?

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