1989-1990 36th Drama Desk Awards

Outstanding Actor - Musical   Mike Burstyn (The Rothschilds)
  David Carroll (Grand Hotel)
James Naughton (City of Angels)
Outstanding Actor - Play   Alec Baldwin (Prelude to a Kiss)
  Charles S. Dutton (The Piano Lesson)
Nathan Lane (The Lisbon Traviata)
  Gary Sinise (The Grapes of Wrath)
  Colin Stinton (Some Americans Abroad)
Outstanding Actress - Musical   Geraldine James (The Merchant of Venice)
Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio (Twelfth Night)
  S. Epatha Merkerson (The Piano Lesson)
  Mary Louise Parker (Prelude to a Kiss)
Outstanding Actress - Play   Geraldine James (The Merchant of Venice)
    Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio (Twelfth Night)
  S. Epatha Merkerson (The Piano Lesson)
    Mary Louise Parker (Prelude to a Kiss)
Outstanding Book of a Musical   City of Angels (Larry Gelbart)
Outstanding Choreography   Tommy Tune (Grand Hotel)
Outstanding Costume Design   Jennifer Arnold, Robert Locke (The Lady in Question)
  Jess Goldstien (When She Danced)
  Florence Klotz (City of Angels)
Santo Loquasto (Grand Hotel)
Outstanding Director - Musical   Michael Blakemore (City of Angels)
  James Hammerstien (The Sound of Music)
Tommy Tune (Grand Hotel)
Outstanding Director - Play Frank Galati (The Grapes of Wrath)
    Roger Mitchell (Some Americans Abroad)
    Adrian Nobel (The Art of Success)
    Norman Rene (Prelude to a Kiss)
    Lloyd Richards (The Piano Lesson)
Outstanding Featured Actor - Musical   Rene Auberjonois (City of Angels)
    Laurence Guittard (The Sound of Music)
    Jonathan Hadary (Gypsy)
    Michael Jeter (Grand Hotel)
Outstanding Featured Actor - Play   Rocky Carroll (The Piano Lesson)
  Charles Durning (Cat on a Hot Tin Roof)
    Francis Guinan (The Grapes of Wrath)
    Dustin Hoffman (The Merchant of Venice)
    Simon Jones (Privates on Parade)
Outstanding Featured Actress - Musical   Danielle Du Clos (Aspects of Love)
  Randy Graff (City of Angels)
    Jane Krakowski (Grand Hotel)
    Crista Moore (Gypsy)
Outstanding Featured Actress - Play   Jayne Atkinson (The Art of Success)
    Kate Burton (Some Americans Abroad)
  Frances Conroy (The Secret Rapture)
    Marcia Jean Kurtz (When She Danced)
    Stephanie Roth (Artist Descending a Staircase)
Outstanding Lighting Design   Andrew Bridge (Aspects of Love)
  Jules Fisher (Grand Hotel)
    Paul Gallo (City of Angels)
    Tharon Musser (Artist Descending a Staircase)
    Kevin Rigdon (The Grapes of Wrath)
Outstanding Lyrics   Richard Maltby Jr. (Closer Than Ever)
    Robert Wright, Maury Yeston, George Forrest (Grand Hotel)
  David Zippel (City of Angels)
Outstanding Music Cy Coleman (City of Angels)
    George Forrest, Maury Yeston, Robert Wright (Grand Hotel)
    Astor Piazzolla (Dangerous Games)
    David Shire (Closer Than Ever)
    Andrew Lloyd Webber (Aspects of Love)
Outstanding Musical   Aspects of Love
  City of Angels
Outstanding New Play   The Lisbon Traviata (Terence McNally)
  The Piano Lesson (August Wilson)
    Prelude to a Kiss (Craig Lucas)
    The Secret Rapture (David Hare)
Outstanding One Person Show   Eric Bogosian (Sex, Drugs, Rock & Roll)
    Kathryn Grody (A Mon's Life)
  Robert Morse (Tru)
    Mandy Patinkin (Dress Casual)
Outstanding Orchestration   Rodolfo Alchourron, James Kowal (Dangerous Games)
  Billy Byers (City of Angels)
    David Cullen, Andrew Lloyd Webber (Aspects of Love)
    Peter Matz (Grand Hotel)
Outstanding Revival of a Musical   Gypsy
    The Sound of Music
Outstanding Set Design   Edward Gianfrancesco (The Widow's Blind Date)
    Kevin Rigdon (The Grapes of Wrath)
  Robin Wagner (City of Angels)
    Tony Walton (Grand Hotel)
Special Awards The Fund for New American Plays
  Jules Styne
  Kevin Haney (Tru)


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