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Tuner, 'Take Me Out' triumph at Drama Desks

See winners“Hairspray” was spritzed all over the Drama Desk Awards on Sunday, as the musical took home 10 trophies.

The hit tuner and Richard Greenberg’s “Take Me Out,” named best play, continue to dominate the annual slew of seasonal awards.

Named best musical of the 2002-03 season, “Hairspray” also took home the nods for musical director (Jack O’Brien), actress (Marissa Jaret Winokur) and featured actor (Dick Latessa); music (Marc Shaiman); lyrics (Shaiman, Scott Wittman); book (Mark O’Donnell, Thomas Meehan); orchestrations (Harold Wheeler); and costume design (William Ivey Long).

“Hairspray’s” Harvey Fierstein shared the award for actor in a musical with Antonio Banderas (“Nine”). The contest between those two at the upcoming Tony Awards is one to watch.

And the winners are . . .

Best Play
“Take Me Out”

Best Musical
“Hairspray”

Revival of a play
“Long Day’s Journey Into Night”

Revival of a musical
“Nine”

Actor in a play
Eddie Izzard, “Joe Egg”

Actress in a play
Vanessa Redgrave, “Long Day’s Journey Into Night”

Actor in a Musical (Tie)
Antonio Banderas, “Nine”
Harvey Fierstein, “Hairspray”

Actress in a Musical
Marissa Jaret Winokur, “Hairspray”

Featured actor in a play
Denis O’Hare, “Take Me Out”

Featured actress in a play
Lynn Redgrave, “Talking Heads”

Featured actress in a musical
Jane Krakowski, “Nine”

Featured Actor in a Musical
Dick Latessa, “Hairspray”

Solo performance
Tovah Feldshuh, “Golda’s Balcony”

Director of a play
Robert Falls, “Long Day’s Journey Into Night”

Muscial Director
Jack O’Brien, “Hairspray”

Music
Marc Shaiman, “Hairspray”

Lyrics
Shaiman, Scott Wittman, “Hairspray”

Choreography
Twyla Tharp, “Movin’ Out”

Book
Mark O’Donnell, Thomas Meehan, “Hairspray”

Orchestrations
Harold Wheeler, “Hairspray”

Costume Design
William Ivey Long, “Hairspray”

Set design for a play
John Lee Beatty, “Dinner at Eight”

Set design for a musical
Catherine Martin, “La Boheme”

Lighting design
Nigel Levins, “La Boheme”

Sound design
Acme Sound Partners, “La Boheme”

Theatrical experience
“The Exonerated”

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