1976–1977 Obie Awards

Updated September 9, 2022 | Infoplease Staff
Best New American PlaySam Shepard, Curse of the Starving Class
Distinguished ProductionsEve Merriam, playwright; Tommy Tune, director; Kate Carmel, costume designer; entire cast, The Club
Ntozake Shange, poet; Oz Scott, director; entire cast, For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow Is Enuf
Mabou Mines, Dressed Like an Egg
PlaywritingDavid Berry, G.R. Point
Maria Irene Fornes, Fefu and Her Friends
William Hauptmann, Domino Courts
Albert Innaurato, Gemini and The Transfiguration of Benno Blimpie
David Rudkin, Ashes
DirectionMelvin Bernhardt, Children
Gordon Davidson, Savages
PerformancesDanny Aiello, Gemini
Martin Balsam, Cold Storage
Lucinda Childs, Einstein on the Beach
James Coco, The Transfiguration of Benno Blimpie
Anne DeSalvo, Gemini
John Heard, G.R. Point
Jo Henderson, Ladyhouse Blues
William Hurt, My Life
Joseph Maher, Savages
Roberta Maxwell, Ashes
Brian Murray, Ashes
Lola Pashalinski, Der Ring Gott Farblonjet
Marian Seldes, Isadora Duncan Sleeps With the Russian Navy
Margaret Wright, A Manoir

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