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Nominations / Actress (Featured Role - Play)

2019 / Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play

Winner Globe

Celia Keenan-Bolger

For
To Kill a Mockingbird
Nominated Globe

Jane Alexander

For
Grand Horizons
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Fionnula Flanagan

For
The Ferryman
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Chalia La Tour

For
Slave Play
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Annie McNamara

For
Slave Play
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Kristine Nielsen

For
Gary: A Sequel to Titus Andronicus
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Lois Smith

For
The Inheritance
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Cora Vander Broek

For
Linda Vista
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Julie White

For
Gary: A Sequel to Titus Andronicus
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Ruth Wilson

For
King Lear

2018 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Laurie Metcalf, Edward Albee's Three Tall Women

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Susan Brown, Angels in America

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Noma Dumezweni, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Parts One and Two

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Deborah Findlay, The Children

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Denise Gough, Angels in America

2017 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Cynthia Nixon, Lillian Hellman's The Little Foxes

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Johanna Day, Sweat

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Jayne Houdyshell, A Doll's House, Part 2

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Condola Rashad, A Doll's House, Part 2

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Michelle Wilson, Sweat

2016 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Jayne Houdyshell, The Humans

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Pascale Armand, Eclipsed

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Megan Hilty, Noises Off

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Andrea Martin, Noises Off

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Saycon Sengbloh, Eclipsed

2015 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Annaleigh Ashford, You Can't Take It with You

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Patricia Clarkson, The Elephant Man

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Lydia Leonard, Wolf Hall Parts One & Two

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Sarah Stiles, Hand to God

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Julie White, Airline Highway

2014 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Sophie Okonedo, A Raisin in the Sun

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Sarah Greene, The Cripple of Inishmaan

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Celia Keenan-Bolger, The Glass Menagerie

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Anika Noni Rose, A Raisin in the Sun

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Mare Winningham, Casa Valentina

2013 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Judith Light, The Assembled Parties

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Carrie Coon, Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

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Shalita Grant, Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike

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Judith Ivey, The Heiress

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Condola Rashad, The Trip to Bountiful

2012 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Judith Light, Other Desert Cities

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Linda Emond, Arthur Miller's Death of a Salesman

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Spencer Kayden, Don't Dress for Dinner

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Celia Keenan-Bolger, Peter and the Starcatcher

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Condola Rashad, Stick Fly

2011 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Ellen Barkin, The Normal Heart

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Edie Falco, The House of Blue Leaves

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Judith Light, Lombardi

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Joanna Lumley, La Bête

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Elizabeth Rodriguez, The Motherf**ker with the Hat

2010 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Scarlett Johansson, A View from the Bridge

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Maria Dizzia, In the Next Room or the vibrator play

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Rosemary Harris, The Royal Family

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Jessica Hecht, A View from the Bridge

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Jan Maxwell, Lend Me a Tenor

2009 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Angela Lansbury, Blithe Spirit

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Hallie Foote, Dividing the Estate

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Jessica Hynes, The Norman Conquests

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Marin Ireland, Reasons to Be Pretty

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Amanda Root, The Norman Conquests

2008 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Rondi Reed, August: Osage County

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Sinead Cusack, Rock 'n' Roll

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Mary McCormack, Boeing-Boeing

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Laurie Metcalf, November

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Martha Plimpton, Top Girls

2007 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Jennifer Ehle, The Coast of Utopia

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Xanthe Elbrick, Coram Boy

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Dana Ivey, Butley

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Jan Maxwell, Coram Boy

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Martha Plimpton, The Coast of Utopia

2006 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Frances de la Tour, The History Boys

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Tyne Daly, Rabbit Hole

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Jayne Houdyshell, Well

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Alison Pill, The Lieutenant of Inishmore

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Zoë Wanamaker, Awake and Sing!

2005 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Adriane Lenox, Doubt

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Mireille Enos, Edward Albee's Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

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Heather Goldenhersh, Doubt

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Dana Ivey, The Rivals

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Amy Ryan, A Streetcar Named Desire

2004 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Audra McDonald, A Raisin in the Sun

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Essie Davis, Jumpers

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Sanaa Lathan, A Raisin in the Sun

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Margo Martindale, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

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Daphne Rubin-Vega, Anna in the Tropics

2003 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Michele Pawk, Hollywood Arms

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Christine Ebersole, Dinner at Eight

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Linda Emond, Life (x) 3

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Kathryn Meisle, Tartuffe

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Marian Seldes, Dinner at Eight

2002 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Katie Finneran, Noises Off

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Kate Burton, The Elephant Man

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Elizabeth Franz, Morning's at Seven

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Estelle Parsons, Morning's at Seven

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Frances Sternhagen, Morning's at Seven

2001 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Viola Davis, King Hedley II

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Johanna Day, Proof

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Penny Fuller, Neil Simon's The Dinner Party

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Marthe Keller, Judgment at Nuremberg

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Michele Lee, The Tale of the Allergist's Wife

2000 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Blair Brown, Copenhagen

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Frances Conroy, The Ride Down Mt. Morgan

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Amy Ryan, Uncle Vanya

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Helen Stenborg, Waiting in the Wings

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Sarah Woodward, The Real Thing

1999 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Elizabeth Franz, Death of a Salesman

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Claire Bloom, Electra

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Samantha Bond, Amy's View

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Dawn Bradfield, The Lonesome West

1998 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Anna Manahan, The Beauty Queen of Leenane

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Enid Graham, Honour

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Linda Lavin, The Diary of Anne Frank

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Julyana Soelistyo, Golden Child

1997 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Lynne Thigpen, An American Daughter

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Helen Carey, London Assurance

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Dana Ivey, The Last Night of Ballyhoo

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Celia Weston, The Last Night of Ballyhoo

1996 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Audra McDonald, Master Class

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Viola Davis, Seven Guitars

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Michele Shay, Seven Guitars

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Lois Smith, Buried Child

1995 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Frances Sternhagen, The Heiress

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Suzanne Bertish, The Moliere Comedies

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Cynthia Nixon, Indiscretions

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Mercedes Ruehl, The Shadow Box

1994 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Jane Adams, An Inspector Calls

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Debra Monk, Picnic

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Jeanne Paulsen, The Kentucky Cycle

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Anne Pitoniak, Picnic

1993 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Debra Monk, Redwood Curtain

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Kathleen Chalfant, Angels in America: Millennium Approaches

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Marcia Gay Harden, Angels in America: Millennium Approaches

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Anne Meara, Anna Christie

1992 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Brid Brennan, Dancing at Lughnasa

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Rosaleen Linehan, Dancing at Lughnasa

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Cynthia Martells, Two Trains Running

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Dearbhla Molloy, Dancing at Lughnasa

1991 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Irene Worth, Lost in Yonkers

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Amelia Campbell, Our Country's Good

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Kathryn Erbe, The Speed of Darkness

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J. Smith-Cameron, Our Country's Good

1990 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Margaret Tyzack, Lettice and Lovage

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Polly Holliday, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

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S. Epatha Merkerson, The Piano Lesson

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Lois Smith, The Grapes of Wrath

1989 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Christine Baranski, Rumors

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Joanne Camp, The Heidi Chronicles

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Tovah Feldshuh, Lend Me a Tenor

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Penelope Ann Miller, Our Town

1988 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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L. Scott Caldwell, Joe Turner's Come and Gone

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Kimberleigh Aarn, Joe Turner's Come and Gone

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Kate Nelligan, Serious Money

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Kimberly Scott, Joe Turner's Come and Gone

1987 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Mary Alice, Fences

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Annette Bening, Coastal Disturbances

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Phyllis Newman, Broadway Bound

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Carole Shelley, Stepping Out

1986 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Swoosie Kurtz, The House of Blue Leaves

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Stockard Channing, The House of Blue Leaves

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Bethel Leslie, Long Day's Journey Into Night

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Zoë Wanamaker, Loot

1985 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Judith Ivey, Hurlyburly

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Joanna Gleason, Joe Egg

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Theresa Merritt, Ma Rainey's Black Bottom

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Sigourney Weaver, Hurlyburly

1984 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Christine Baranski, The Real Thing

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Jo Henderson, Play Memory

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Dana Ivey, Heartbreak House

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Deborah Rush, Noises Off

1983 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Judith Ivey, Steaming

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Elizabeth Franz, Brighton Beach Memoirs

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Roxanne Hart, Passion

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Margaret Tyzack, All's Well That Ends Well

1982 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Amanda Plummer, Agnes of God

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Judith Anderson, Medea

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Mia Dillon, Crimes of the Heart

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Mary Beth Hurt, Crimes of the Heart

1981 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Swoosie Kurtz, Fifth of July

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Maureen Stapleton, The Little Foxes

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Jessica Tandy, Rose

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Zoë Wanamaker, Piaf

1980 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Dinah Manoff, I Ought to be in Pictures

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Maureen Anderman, The Lady from Dubuque

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Pamela Burrell, Strider

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Lois de Banzie, Morning's at Seven

1979 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Joan Hickson, Bedroom Farce

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Laurie Kennedy, Man and Superman

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Susan Littler, Bedroom Farce

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Mary-Joan Negro, Wings

1978 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Ann Wedgeworth, Chapter Two

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Starletta DuPois, The Mighty Gents

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Swoosie Kurtz, Tartuffe

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Marian Seldes, Deathtrap

1977 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Trazana Beverley, For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide/When the Rainbow is Enuf

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Patricia Elliott, The Shadow Box

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Rose Gregorio, The Shadow Box

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Mary McCarty, Anna Christie

1976 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Shirley Knight, Kennedy's Children

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Mary Beth Hurt, Trelawny of the 'Wells'

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Lois Nettleton, They Knew What They Wanted

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Meryl Streep, 27 Wagons Full of Cotton

1975 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Rita Moreno, The Ritz

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Linda Miller, Black Picture Show

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Gerladine Page, Absurd Person Singular

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Carole Shelley, Absurd Person Singular

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Elizabeth Spriggs, London Assurance

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Frances Sternhagen, Equus

1974 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Frances Sternhagen, The Good Doctor

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Regina Baff, Veronica's Room

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Fionnula Flanagan, Ulysses in Nighttown

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Charlotte Moore, Chemin de Fer

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Roxie Roker, The River Niger

1973 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Leora Dana, The Last of Mrs. Lincoln

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Maya Angelou, Look Away

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Katherine Helmond, The Great God Brown

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Penelope Windust, Elizabeth I

1972 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Elizabeth Wilson, Sticks and Bones

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Cara Duff-MacCormick, Moonchildren

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Mercedes McCambridge, The Love Suicide at Schofield Barracks

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Frances Sternhagen, The Sign in Sidney Brustein's Window - Revival

1971 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Rae Allen, And Miss Reardon Drinks a Little

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Lili Darvas, Les Blancs

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Joan Van Ark, The School for Wives

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Mona Washbourne, Home

1970 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Blythe Danner, Butterflies Are Free

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Alice Drummond, The Chinese and Dr. Fish

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Eileen Heckart, Butterflies Are Free

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Linda Lavin, Last of the Red Hot Lovers

1969 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Jane Alexander, The Great White Hope

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Diane Keaton, Play It Again, Sam

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Lauren Jones, Does a Tiger Wear a Necktie?

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Anna Manahan, Lovers

1968 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Zena Walker, Joe Egg

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Pert Kelton, Spofford

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Ruth White, The Birthday Party

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Eleanor Wilson, Weekend

1967 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

Winner Globe

Marian Seldes, A Delicate Balance

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Camila Ashland, Black Comedy

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Brenda Forbes, The Loves of Cass McGuire

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Maria Tucci, The Rose Tattoo

1966 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Zoe Caldwell, Slapstick Tragedy

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Glenda Jackson, Marat/Sade

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Mairin D. O'Sullivan, Philadelphia, Here I Come!

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Brenda Vaccaro, Cactus Flower

1965 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Alice Ghostley, The Sign in Sidney Brustein's Window

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Rae Allen, Traveller Without Luggage

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Alexandra Berlin, All in Good Time

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Carolan Daniels, Slow Dance on the Killing Ground

1964 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Barbara Loden, After the Fall

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Rosemary Murphy, Any Wednesday

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Kate Reid, Dylan

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Diana Sands, Blues for Mister Charlie

1963 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Sandy Dennis, A Thousand Clowns

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Melinda Dillon, Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

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Alice Ghostley, The Beauty Part

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Zohra Lampert, Mother Courage and Her Children

1962 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Elizabeth Ashley, Take Her, She's Mine

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Zohra Lampert, Look: We've Come Through

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Janet Margolin, Daughter of Silence

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Pat Stanly, Sunday in New York

1961 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

Winner Globe

Colleen Dewhurst, All the Way Home

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Eileen Heckart, Invitation to a March

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Tresa Hughes, The Devil's Advocate

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Rosemary Murphy, Period of Adjustment

1960 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Anne Revere, Toys in the Attic

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Leora Dana, The Best Man

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Jane Fonda, There Was a Little Girl

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Sarah Marshall, Goodbye, Charlie

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Juliet Mills, Five Finger Exercise

1959 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Julie Newmar, The Marriage-Go-Round

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Maureen Delany, God and Kate Murphy

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Dolores Hart, The Pleasure of His Company

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Nan Martin, J.B.

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Bertice Reading, Requiem for a Nun

1958 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Anne Bancroft, Two For The Seesaw

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Brenda de Banzie, The Entertainer

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Joan Blondell, The Rope Dancers

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Mary Fickett, Sunrise At Campobello

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Eileen Heckart, The Dark at the Top of the Stairs

1957 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Peggy Cass, Auntie Mame

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Anna Massey, The Reluctant Debutante

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Beryl Measor, Separate Tables

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Mildred Natwick, The Waltz Of The Toreadors

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Phyllis Neilson-Terry, Separate Tables

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Diana Van Der Vlis, The Happiest Millionaire

1956 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Una Merkel, The Ponder Heart

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Diane Cilento, Tiger at the Gates

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Anne Jackson, Middle of the Night

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Elaine Stritch, Bus Stop

1955 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Patricia Jessel, Witness for the Prosecution

1954 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Jo Van Fleet, The Trip to Bountiful

1953 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Beatrice Straight, The Crucible

1952 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Marian Winters, I Am a Camera

1951 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Maureen Stapleton, The Rose Tattoo

1949 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Shirley Booth, Goodbye, My Fancy

1947 / Actress (Featured Role – Play)

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Patricia Neal, Another Part of the Forrest