Fresh off of the honorary Tony Award announcement, Hugh Jackman has also received an Astaire Award nomination! This, according to Theater Mania. Due to his one-man show, Back on Broadway, he has been nominated for Outstanding Male Dancer in a Broadway Musical. The Astaire Awards will take place June 4th at New York University’s Skirball Center for the Performing Arts. Congratulations, Hugh!
FYI: Other nominees in the category include Ricky Martin (Evita), Danny Burstein (Follies), Leslie Odom, Jr. (Leap of Faith), Jason Tam (Lysistrata Jones), Jeremy Jordan (Newsies), Ryan Breslin (Newsies), Thayne Jasperson (Newsies), Ryan Steele (Newsies) Ephraim Sykes (Newsies), Matthew Broderick (Nice Work if You Can Get It), and Robert Hartwell (Nice Work if You Can Get It).