1985–1986 Obie Awards

Updated September 9, 2022 | Infoplease Staff
Distinguished PlaywritingWallace Shawn, Aunt Dan and Lemon

Eric Bogosian
Archive Photos
Eric Bogosian, Drinking in America
Martha Clarke, Vienna: Lusthaus
John Jesurun, Deep Sleep
Tadeusz Kantor, Let the Artist Die
Lee Nagrin, Bird/Bear
DirectionRichard Foreman, Largo Desolato
Best PerformanceSwoosie Kurtz, The House of Blue Leaves
PerformancesNorma Aleandro, About Love and Other Stories About Love
Dylan Baker, Not About Heroes
Tom Cayler, A Matter of Life and Death
Jill Eikenberry, Lemon Sky and Life Under Water
Farley Granger, Talley & Son
Kathryn Posson, Aunt Dan and Lemon
Josef Sommer, Largo Desolato
Helen Stenborg, Talley & Son
Elisabeth Welch, Time to Start Living
Elizabeth Wilson, Anteroom
Sustained Excellence in PerformanceEdward Herrmann
Kevin Kline
DesignPaul Gallo, lighting design
Edward T. Gianfrancesco, set design
Rita Ryack, costume design
Sustained AchievementMabou Mines

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