Theatre World Volume 60. (2003-2004 Paperback Edition). Theatre World. Softcover. 375 pages. Published by Applause Books (HL.314702).
ISBN 1557836515. 7.5x9.13 inches.
Celebrating its 60th year, this Theatre World remains the authoritative and pictorial record of the Broadway, Off-Broadway, Off-Off Broadway seasons and touring companies. Volume 60 features the winner of the Pulitzer Prize in Drama for 2004 and the Tony Award-winning Best Play, Douglas Wright's I Am My Own Wife, which also earned star Jefferson Mays the Best Leading Actor in a Play Tony Award. Avenue Q, the human-plus-puppet Tony Award winner for Best Musical, made news announcing that it will only play on Broadway and in Las Vegas.
Other highlights of the season include the six-time Drama Desk Award-winning blockbuster musical Wicked; two of Off-Broadway's most successful and acclaimed shows, Bug and Sarah Jone's bridge and tunnel; and the world premieres of August Wilson's Gem of the Ocean, at the Mark Taper Forum in Los Angeles, and Imaginery Friends with Cherry Jones and Swoozie Kurtz, at the Old Globe Theatre in San Diego.
As always, Theatre World's outstanding features include: An expanded highlights section of professional regional productions from across the U.S.; A listing of all the major theatrical awards; The longest running shows on and Off-Broadway; Biographical data, obituaries, and a comprehensive index.