2017 United Solo Special Award Nominations

United Solo honors performers who have made outstanding contributions to solo theatre. This year’s nominees are Mikhail Baryshnikov, Sarah Jones, John Leguizamo, Judith Light, Michael Moore, and Anna Deavere Smith. As in the past, the recipient of the United Solo Special Award will be announced at the Festival’s Closing Gala on Nov. 19 at Theatre Row, and will join an illustrious group of award recipients, including Anna Deavere Smith (2010), Patti LuPone (2011), John Leguizamo (2012), Fiona Shaw (2013), Billy Crystal (2014), James Lecesne (2015), and Staceyann Chin in collaboration with Cynthia Nixon (2016).

This season, United Solo will present over 120 shows from six continents between September 14 and November 19 at Theatre Row in New York City, where it is a resident company. Tickets can be purchased at the Theatre Row Box Office, 410 West 42nd St, NYC; over the phone at 212.239.6200 and online at www.telecharge.com
 
More details about the nominees can be found here.
 
Get your tickets for the Festival Closing Gala here.
 
The full schedule of 2017 United Solo is available here.