Awards

Awards

Drama Desk Award

1996 - Outstanding Musical, Winner (Rent)
1996 - Outstanding Actor in a Musical, Nominee (Adam Pascal)
1996 - Outstanding Actress in a Musical, Nominee (Daphe Rubin-Vega)
1996 - Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical, Winner (Wilson Jermaine Heredia)
1996 - Outstanding Orchestrations, Winner (Steve Skinner)
1996 - Outstanding Music, Winner (Jonathan Larson)
1996 - Outstanding Lyrics, Winner (Jonathan Larson)
1996 - Outstanding Costume Design, Nominee (Angel Wendt)

Theatre World Award

1996 - Outstanding Debut Performance, Winner (Daphne Rubin-Vega)
1996 - Outstanding Debut Performance, Winner (Adam Pascal)

Tony® Award

1996 - Outstanding Book of a Musical, Winner (Jonathan Larson)
1996 - Best Musical, Winner (Rent)
1996 - Best Original Score, Winner (Music and Lyrics by Jonathan Larson)
1996 - Best Actor in a Musical, Nominee (Adam Pascal)
1996 - Best Featured Actor in a Musical, Winner (Wilson Jermaine Heredia)
1996 - Best Actress in a Musical, Nominee (Daphne Rubin-Vega)
1996 - Best Featured Actress in a Musical, Nominee (Idina Menzel)
1996 - Best Lighting Design, Nominee (Blake Burba)
1996 - Best Choreography, Nominee (Marlies Yearby)
1996 - Best Direction Of A Musical, Nominee (Michael Greif)

New York Drama Critics Circle Award

1996 - Best Musical, Winner (Rent)

Outer Critics Circle Award

1996 - Best Off-Broadway Musical, Winner (Rent)

Pulitzer Prize

1996 - Pulitzer Prize for Drama, Winner (Jonathan Larson)