Village Voice

Sydney Lucas's 2014 Obie Awards Acceptance Speech

5/20/2014

Arts


Sydney Lucas, 10, became the youngest recipient in Obies history when she won an award for her performance in the Off-Broadway musical Fun Home on Monday, May 19, 2014 during the 59th Annual Obies at Webster Hall. The show was also honored in the Musical Theater category, with an Obie for author Lisa Kron, composer Jeanine Tesori and director Sam Gold. During the ceremony, Lucas performed a song from Fun Home, "Ring of Keys." Here is Lucas's acceptance speech.

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Photos: The 2014 Obie Awards Ceremony at Webster Hall