1972–1973 Obie Awards

Updated September 9, 2022 | Infoplease Staff
Best American PlayJoseph A. Walker, The River Niger
Lanford Wilson, The Hot L Baltimore
Best Foreign PlaySamuel Beckett, Not I
Peter Handke, Kaspar
Distinguished PlaysJ.E. Gaines, What if It Had Turned up Heads?
Sam Shepard, The Tooth of Crime
Ronald Tavel, Big Foot
Distinguished DirectionJack Gelber, The Kid
William E. Lathan, What if It Had Turned up Heads?
Marshall W. Mason, The Hot L Baltimore
Distinguished PerformancesHume Cronyn, Krapp's Last Tape
Mari Gorman, The Hot L Baltimore
James Hilbrandt, A Boy Named Dog
Stacy Keach, Hamlet
Christopher Lloyd, Kaspar
Charles Ludlam, Corn and Camille
Lola Pashalinski, Corn
Alice Playten, Lemmings
Roxie Roker, The River Niger
Jessica Tandy, Not I
Douglas Turner Ward, The River Niger
Sam Waterston, Much Ado About Nothing

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