Based on what? Hadestown has been the talk of the season, and received much more consistent praise than Tootsie, both from critics and audiences. Hadestown also escaped the industry bias against commodity musicals, so how are you imagining Tootsie will overshadow Hadestown?
With the announcement that all categories will now have five nominees, who do we think gets in? Here’s what I’m thinking now:
Best Scenic Design
– Rachel Hauck “Hadestown”
– Laura Jellinek “Oklahoma!”
– David Korins “Beetlejuice”
– David Rockwell “Kiss Me, Kate”
– David Rockwell “Tootsie”
Best Costume Design
– Michael Krass “Hadestown”
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So I’ve read through all the reviews for Oklahoma! and I’m thinking that since most of the dancing seems to have been removed and the dream ballet is the only thing drawing across the board criticism, are we sure about Heginbotham’s chances at a Best Choreography nomination?