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2012 Audience Awards Winners - wide - 5/12

Newsies Wins Big at Audience Choice Awards; Full Winners List Announced

May 13th, 2012 | By Staff

Winners of the 13th annual Audience Choice Awards were announced at a star-filled ceremony, hosted by Glee's Darren Criss, on May 13 at the Allen Room. Newsies took home the most awards with four wins, including Favorite New Musical and Favorite Actor in a Musical for star Jeremy Jordan. Peter and the Starcatcher followed with three awards, including Favorite New Play. Awards were also presented in unique categories including Favorite Diva Performance (Patti LuPone) and Favorite Long-Running Musical (Wicked). Judith Light, Adam Pascal, Nick Adams, Daphne Rubin-Vega, Brian d'Arcy James and Tammy Blanchard served as presenters. Be sure to check back for complete coverage of the event, including video of the full awards ceremony, extensive photos, video interviews and more.

A full list of winners follows:

Favorite New Musical

Favorite New Play
Peter and the Starcatcher

Favorite Musical Revival

Favorite Play Revival
Death of a Salesman

Favorite Long-Running Show

Favorite Tour

Favorite Actor in a Musical
Jeremy Jordan, Newsies

Favorite Actress in a Musical
Laura Osnes, Bonnie & Clyde

Favorite Actor in a Play
Alan Rickman, Seminar

Favorite Actress in a Play
Celia Keenan-Bolger, Peter and the Starcatcher

Favorite Diva Performance
Patti LuPone, An Evening with Patti LuPone & Mandy Patinkin

Favorite Funny Performance
Christian Borle, Peter and the Starcatcher

Favorite Onstage Pair
Jeremy Jordan & Kara Lindsay, Newsies

Favorite Breakthrough Performance
Andrew Garfield, Death of a Salesman

Favorite Replacement
Darren Criss, How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying

Favorite Song
“Something To Believe In,” Newsies


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