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Outstanding Design for Midsize Theater

David R. Gammons; Vanity Fair

Underground Railway at Central Square Theater


"I am deeply grateful to the Boston Theatre Critics for this honor, and I celebrate the artistry and imagination of my brilliant collaborators, without whom this wouldn't be possible. Bravo and be well."

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Outstanding Actress, Midsize Theater

Paula Plum; The Children

Speakeasy Stage Company

Outstanding Direction; Midsize Theater

Lee Mikeska Gardner; Cloud 9

  Central Square Theater


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Outstanding Actor; Midsize Theater

Kadahj Bennett; Pass Over

Speakeasy Stage Company & The Front Porch Arts Collective

Outstanding Choreography

Ilyse Robbins; Swan Lake in Blue

Greater Boston Stage Company


Outstanding Musical Performance by an Actor

Aaron Patterson; Parade

Moonbox Productions

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Outstanding Actress, Small or Fringe Theater

Darya Denisova; The Stone

Arlekin Players

Outstanding Visiting Musical Performance

Ben Levi Ross; Dear Evan Hansen

Broadway in Boston

Outstanding Musical Performance by an Actress

Katrina Z. Pavao; Little Shop of Horrors

Lyric Stage Company of Boston

Outstanding Visiting Production,  Non-Musical


Huntington Theatre Company

Outstanding Actor, Large Theater

Eric Berryman; Detroit Red


Outstanding Actress, Large Theater

Analisa Velez; The Purists

Huntington Theatre Company

Outstanding Actor, Small or Fringe Theater

Nael Nacer; The Return

Israeli Stage

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Outstanding Visiting Musical Ensemble

Andrea Macasaet; Six

American Repertory Theatre

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Outstanding Visiting Musical Ensemble

Mallory Maedke; Six

American Repertory Theatre


“All the queens and I enjoyed our time at A.R.T so very much, thank you to the Boston Theatre Critics Association for naming us Outstanding Ensemble, Visiting Musical Production!!! We are so honored and wish we could Get Down with you all to celebrate!”

Outstanding Visiting Musical Ensemble

Abby Mueller, Six

American Repertory Theatre


"Please pass along my gratitude to the Norton Awards, and also to everyone there at ART. The Cambridge/Boston theater community is so fantastic, and I’m so grateful they and the Queendom welcomed us so warmly!  It was a great experience and will always be a memorable part of the SIX journey."

Outstanding New Script 

Will Power; Detroit Red


2020 Elliot Norton Award Acceptance Speeches

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