1970–1971 Obie Awards

Updated September 9, 2022 | Infoplease Staff
Best American PlayJohn Guare, House of Blue Leaves
Best Foreign PlayAthol Fugard, Boesman and Lena
Derek Walcott, Dream on Monkey Mountain
Heathcote Williams, AC/DC
Distinguished PlaysEd Bullins, The Fabulous Miss Maria and In New England Winter
David Rabe, Basic Training of Pavlo Hummel
Distinguished ProductionThe Trial of the Catonsville 9
Distinguished DirectionJohn Berry, Boesman and Lena
Jeff Bleckner, Basic Training of Pavlo Hummel
Gordon Davidson, The Trial of the Catonsville 9
John Hirsch, AC/DC
Larry Kornfeld, Dracular Sabbat
Best Performance By an ActorJack MacGowran, Beckett

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Best Performance By an Actress
Ruby Dee, Boesman and Lena
Distinguished PerformancesSusan Batson, AC/DC
Margaret Braidwood, Saved
Hector Elizondo, Steambath
Donald Ewer, Saved
Sonny Jim, The Fabulous Miss Marie
Stacy Keach, Long Day's Journey Into Night
Kirk Kirksey, consistent excellence of performance
Harris Laskawy, Uncle Vanya
Joan Maclntosh, Commune
William Schallert, The Trial of the Catonsville 9
James Woods, Saved
Set DesignJohn Scheffler, AC/DC

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