Bette Midler (Katie Finneran seated)

Andy Karl


by Sandi Durell

The stars came out to Sardi’s to accept their Awards from the Outer Critics Circle on May 25 . . . they already knew they were winners!  Over a delicious luncheon the journalists, critics, writers, press agents and  guests mixed and mingled and included: Bette Midler, Jerry Zaks, Warren Carlyle, Rebecca Taichman, Todd Haimes, David Yazbek, Itamar Moses, Bradley King, Mimi Lien, Christopher Ashley, Laura Linney, Catherine Zuber, Irene Sankoff & David Hein, Cynthia Nixon, Laura Linney, Bess Wohl, Larry Hochman, Ian Eisendrath, Steven Levenson, JT Rogers and many more! Presenters included: Christopher Fitzgerald, Katie Finneran and Danny Burstein. Always a warm and delightful event that featured a Red Carpet and Winner speeches.

See what many had to say right here!


This is the OCC’s 67th Annual Awards – Simon Saltzman, President, Mario Fratti – Vice President, Patrick Hoffman, Secretary and Stanley L. Cohen, Treasurer.


Laura Linney, Cynthia Nixon

JT Rogers, Itamar Moses

Jenn Colella

Bess Wohl

Gavin Creel

Irene Sankoff, David Hein

Warren Carlyle

Laura Linney

The Divine Miss M

Jerry Zaks


Photos: JK Clarke

On Camera: Magda Katz

Video Edits: Sandi Durell