32nd Annual Elliot Norton Awards
May 19, 2014
Recognizing Excellence in Greater Boston Theater
The Elliot Norton Awards are named for the eminent Boston theater critic Elliot Norton, who remained an active supporter of the drama, both locally and nationally, until his death in 2003 at the age of 100. The Boston Theater Critics Association (BTCA) is pleased to announce over 25 nominations of actors, directors, designers and ensembles to be presented at 32nd Annual Elliot Norton Awards on Monday May 19 at The Wheelock Family Theatre. This year’s recipient of the Elliot Norton Prize for Sustained Excellence will be PAUL DAIGNEAULT, the Founder and Producing Artistic Director of SpeakEasy Stage Company. Academy Award-winner and international star of stage, television and film OLYMPIA DUKAKIS will receive the 2014 Elliot Norton Lifetime Achievement Award with special remarks by her cousin and former Governor Michael Dukakis. Other highlights include musical performances and award tributes for Julie Harris and Jeremy Geidt. Sponsors for the 2014 awards include Actors’ Equity Association, ArtsBoston, Mandarin Oriental Boston, TheaterMania/OvationTix, The Boston Globe, UBER, WBUR and WGBH.