The Connecticut Critics Circle Awards, honoring theatre in that state, were announced, with the Long Wharf Theatre production of Wintertime winning in two of four categories: Lighting designer Robert Wierzel and costume designer Christal Weatherly. Jeff Cowie took the set design award for the Hartford Stage revival of The Night of the Iguana and sound designer Christopher A. Granger won for the Stamford Theatre Works production of A Kiss Before Dying.

A full list of winners follows:

Play:
Medea/Macbeth/Cinderella, Yale Repertory Theatre

Musical:
Me and My Girl, Goodspeed Musicals

Actress/Play:
Annalee Jefferies, The Night of the Iguana, Hartford Stage

Actor/Play:
Leon Addison Brown, Master Harold" . . . and the boys, Westport Country Playhouse); James Colby, The Night of the Iguana, Hartford Stage

Actress/Musical:
Josie de Guzman, The King and I, Downtown Cabaret Theatre

Actor/Musical:
Hunter Bell, Me and My Girl, Goodspeed Musicals

Director/Play:
Bill Rauch and Tracy Young, Medea/Macbeth/Cinderella, Yale Repertory Theatre

Director/Musical:
Scott Schwartz, Me and My Girl, Goodspeed Musicals

Choreography:
Lisa and Gary McIntyre, Swing, Downtown Cabaret Theatre

Set Design:
Jeff Cowie, The Night of the Iguana, Hartford Stage

Costume Design:
Christal Weatherly, Wintertime, Long Wharf Theatre

Lighting Design:
Robert Wierzel, Wintertime, Long Wharf Theatre

Sound Design:
Christopher A. Granger, A Lesson Before Dying, Stamford Theatre Works)

Ensemble:
James Alexander, Rosena M. Hill, Danette E. Sheppard, Charles E. Wallace, and Carla Woods, Ain't Misbehavin', Playhouse on the Green

Roadshow:
bobrauschenbergamerica, Stamford Center for the Arts

Debut:
Royce Johnson, A Lesson Before Dying, Stamford Theatre Works

Tom Killen Memorial Award:
Governor John G. Rowland

Special Achievement:
Ruben Santiago-Hudson, writer-performer, Lackawanna Blues, Long Wharf Theatre