The Lucille Lortel Awards for Outstanding Achievement Off-Broadway were created in 1985 by the Off-Broadway League to recognize excellence Off-Broadway by honoring the invaluable contribution of artists to the theatre community.

Among the special honors to be presented at the 34th Annual Lucille Lortel Awards are:

  • Terry Byrne to be presented with the Edith Oliver Service to Off-Broadway Award
  • Telsey + Company to be honored for Outstanding Body of Work
  • María Irene Fornés to be posthumously inducted onto the Playwrights’ Sidewalk

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