Productions and actors are named as winners of the Helen Hayes Awards, representing the best in theater in the area.
The Charles MacArthur Award for Outstanding New Play or Musical: "Birds of a Feather" by Marc Acito, the Hub TheatreMatt Dewberry, left and Dan Crane in the Hub Theatre's "Birds of a Feather."C. Stanley Photography
Signature Theatre’s local revival of “Hairspray” stood a beehive above the rest of Washington theater during the Helen Hayes Awards. The popular show won five prizes, including the top honor as outstanding musical.