Best of Boston

BEST Actor

2013 BEST Actor

Will Lyman

Lyman has long been an institution on the Boston theater scene. But he stands out this year for his Elliot Norton Award-winning roles as James Tyrone in the New Repertory Theatre’s Long Day’s Journey into Night, and Otto Hahn in… read more»

2012 BEST Actor

Jason Bowen

The Huntington Theatre Company had a lot to crow about with this spring’s production of Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom, which marked the company’s completion of all 10 plays in August Wilson’s legendary Century Cycle series, about the African-American experience in… read more»

2011 BEST Actor

Johnny Lee Davenport

Few actors have made such an impact in one season as Davenport did from 2010 to 2011, and he did so by playing a trio of distinctly different fathers: In the Huntington’s Vengeance Is the Lord’s, he grieved for a… read more»