2024 Helen Hayes Awards

Helen Hayes Awards May 20, 2024 Cheer Celebrate Connect The Anthem

The 40th Helen Hayes Awards celebration will be held on Monday, May 20, 2024 at The Anthem on the District Wharf in Washington, DC. 

With tickets and opportunities to attend at many price points, it's an evening for the whole community! We'll honor our fabulous nominees and recipients, and enjoy performances and remembrances in a celebration of where we’ve been and where we’re going as a DC-area theatre community. And after all of that, of course, a party! 

hosts and ensemble headshots


To support the event by joining our host committee team, sponsorships are available. Email amy@theatrewashington.org for more information. 

After securing seats for over 425 nominees, ensemble nominees, production stage managers, understudies/swings, and their guests – a wonderfully overwhelming response – tickets are now available through The Anthem

  • General admission (2nd floor): $75 (+ $10 venue fee and Ticketmaster fees) - #dctheatre industry professionals - use code INDUSTRY20 to save $20
  • Dinner table seating (1st floor): $350 (+ $10 venue fee and Ticketmaster fees) - VERY limited availability


  • 4:30pm - Doors open for 1st floor guests (nominees, ensemble nominees, judges, table hosts & guests), Nominee Celebration Cocktail Reception

  • 5:30pm - Dinner begins for 1st floor guests, doors open for general admission & theatre group (2nd floor) guests, bar & snacks available

  • 6:30pm - Show begins! Act 1

  • 8pm - Enjoy a break for connecting with the fabulous #dctheatre community

  • 8:30pm - Act 2 begins, dessert is served

  • 10pm - Party time! 


If you have any questions or would like further information, please email helenhayesevent@theatrewashington.org