Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical
|Drama Desk Award |
for Outstanding Featured Actress
|Awarded for||Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical|
|Presented by||Drama Desk|
|Currently held by||Lauren Patten for Jagged Little Pill (2020)|
The Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical is an annual award presented by Drama Desk in recognition of achievements in the theatre among Broadway, Off Broadway and Off-Off Broadway productions. The awards were established in 1955, with acting awards being given without making distinctions between roles in plays and musicals, or actors and actresses. The new award categories were later created in the 1975 ceremony.
|Lauren Patten||Jagged Little Pill||Jo|
|Yesenia Ayala||West Side Story||Anita|
|Paula Leggett Chase||The Unsinkable Molly Brown||Ensemble|
|LaChanze||The Secret Life of Bees||August|
|Alyse Alan Louis||Soft Power||Zoe/Hillary|
- Laurence Olivier Award for Best Performance in a Supporting Role in a Musical
- Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role in a Musical
- Tony Award for Best Performance by a Featured Actress in a Musical
- "Drama Desk Award for Featured Actress in a Musical". Internet Broadway Database. 2008. Retrieved 2008-08-21.