The New York theatre awards season got underway today with the announcement of nominees for the 2014-15 Outer Critics Circle Awards. Several WICKED alumni are among the nominees. Kristin Chenoweth (original Glinda – Broadway, Pre-Broadway) is nominated for Best Actress in a Musical and Andy Karl (former Fiyero – Broadway) is nominated for Best Featured Actor in a Musical for their work in ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY. Annaleigh Ashford (former Glinda – Chicago, Broadway; former ensemble, u/s Glinda – 1st Natl. Tour) is nominated for Best Featured Actress in a Play for YOU CAN’T TAKE IT WITH YOU.
The winners will be announced May 11.