Category List – Best Play

* Bold records denote winners

Total Records Found: 41, showing 100 per page
Award YearAward CategoryTitleAuthor's NamePublisher/ProducerNotes
2012 Best Play The Game's Afoot Ken Ludwig Cleveland Playhouse
2012 Best Play Sherlock Holmes and the Adventure of the Suicide Club Jeffrey Hatcher Arizona Theatre Company
2011 Best Play The Fall of the House Robert Ford Alabama Shakespeare Festival
2011 Best Play The Psychic Sam Bobrick Falcon Theatre
2011 Best Play The Tangled Skirt Steve Braunstein New Jersey Repertory Company
2009 Best Play The Ballad of Emmett Till Ifa Bayeza Goodman Theatre - Chicago, IL
2009 Best Play Cell Judy Klass International Mystery Writers Festival
2009 Best Play Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde Jeffrey Hatcher Arizona Theatre Company Comment: Based on the story by Robert Louis Stevenson
2008 Best Play Panic Joseph Goodrich International Mystery Writers Festival
2008 Best Play Books Stuart M. Kaminsky International Mystery Writers Festival
2008 Best Play If/Then David Foley International Mystery Writers Festival
2007 Best Play Sherlock Holmes: The Final Adventure Steven Dietz Arizona Theatre Company
2007 Best Play Curtains Rupert Holmes Ahmanson Theatre
2007 Best Play Ghosts of Ocean House Michael Kimball The Players Ring
2006 Best Play Safe House Paul Leeper Comment: Tennessee Stage Company
2006 Best Play Matter of Intent Gary Earl Ross Comment: Theater Loft
2006 Best Play Mating Dance of the Werewolf Mark Stein Comment: Rubicon Theatre
2006 Best Play River's End Cheryl Coons, Chuck Larkin Comment: Marin Theatre Company, Marin Theatre Company
2005 Best Play Spatter Pattern (Or, How I Got Away With It) Neal Bell Playwrights Horizons
2005 Best Play An Evening of Murder and the Like Edward Musto Barrow Group Studio Theatre
2005 Best Play Eliot Ness: An Untouchable Life Max Allan Collins The Art House
2003 Best Play Easy Philip DePoy Horizon Theatre
2003 Best Play Monster Derek Nguyen East-West Players
2003 Best Play The Chronology Protection Case Jay Kensinger, Paul Levinson, Mark Shanahan Stage Shadows Productions, Inc. Comment: based on story by Paul Levinson; adaptation by Mark Shanahan, Paul Levinson and Jay Kensinger
2003 Best Play The West End Horror Anthony Dodge, Marcia Milgrom Dodge Bay Street Theatre
2000 Best Play The Art of Murder Joe Di Pietro Comment: Produced by Jonathan Pollard, George W. George & James N. Vagias, The American Stage Company's Becton Theatre, March 3, 1999
2000 Best Play Everybody's Ruby Thulani Davis Comment: Produced by George C. Wolfe, The Joseph Papp Public Theatre, March 8, 1999
1999 Best Play Voices in the Dark John Pielmeier Comment: Produced by the George Street Playhouse, New Brunswick, New Jersey
1998 Best Play The Red Death David Barr
1991 Best Play Accomplice Rupert Holmes
1990 Best Play City of Angels Larry Gelbart Comment: music by Cy Coleman and lyrics by David Zippel
1986 Best Play The Mystery of Edwin Drood Rupert Holmes Comment: New York Shakespeare Festival
1982 Best Play A Talent for Murder Jerome Chodorov, Norman Panama
1981 Best Play Ricochet Paul Nathan Comment: off-Broadway show
1980 Best Play Deathtrap Ira Levin
1971 Best Play Sleuth Anthony Shaffer Comment: performed at the Imperial Theater
1962 Best Play Write Me a Murder Frederick Knott
1962 Best Play A Shot in the Dark Harry Kurnitz
1955 Best Play Witness for the Prosecution Agatha Christie
1953 Best Play Dial M for Murder Frederick Knott
1950 Best Play Detective Story Sidney Kingsley