Mary Beth Fisher, “Dear Elizabeth ”                           Yale Rep

Roxanna Hope, “Hedda Gabler”                                Hartford Stage

Marin Ireland , “Marie Antoinette”                             Yale Rep

Liv Rooth, “Venus in Fur”                                         TheaterWorks

Brenda Withers, “Abundance “                                  Hartford Stage


Outstanding Leading Actor in a Play

Mikhail Baryshnikov, “Man in a Case”                      Hartford Stage

Bill Camp, “In a Year With 13 Moons”                     Yale Rep

Paul Giamatti, “Hamlet”                                             Yale Rep

Edward Kassar, “Other People’s Money”                  Ivoryton Playhouse

Jamil A. C. Mangan, “The Mountaintop”                   TheaterWorks

Rene Millan, “American Night”                                 Yale Rep

John Douglas Thompson, “Satchmo at the Waldorf”   Long Wharf


Outstanding Leading Actress in a Musical

Lena Mary Amato, “Hairspray”                                  CRT

Corrine C. Broadbent, “Joseph”                                 STONC

Juliet Lampert Pratt, “Next to Normal ”                      MTC Mainstage

Teal Wicks, “Carousel”                                               Goodspeed