The nominees for the 2016 Helen Hayes Awards were announced on February 1, 2016. One of the country’s most prestigious cultural honors, The Helen Hayes Awards recognizes and celebrates excellence in professional theatre throughout the Washington metropolitan area. The National Theatre's Helen Hayes Gallery set the scene for the announcement of nominees in 47 categories for artistic excellence, and the naming of the 2016 John Aniello Award for Outstanding Emerging Theatre Company.
The 2016 Helen Hayes Awards will be held Monday, May 23 at a venue to be announced. Information on ticketing is forthcoming.
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Musical-HAYES Production: Anastacia McCleskey - Murder Ballad - Studio Theatre