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Obie Awards

On Monday, May 23, 2016, the 61st Annual Obie Awards, Off-Broadway’s highest honors, were co-presented by The Village Voice and the American Theatre Wing at Webster Hall in New York City.  Host Lea DeLaria delivered a bold and entertaining program to an audience of New York’s most exciting and entrepreneurial producers, impresarios, directors, and artists.  Viacom is the Presenting Sponsor of the 2016 Obie Awards.

Presenting Sponsorship

The 2016 Obie Awards were co-presented by the Village Voice and American Theatre Wing.

In consideration for your Presenting Sponsorship, Viacom received the following benefits:

Print Exposure

  • Recognition as a Presenting Sponsor in Obies print marketing



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  • One full page ad ran in the Obies Program – 800 distributed on-site

Online Exposure

  • Logo placement with accompanying link to Viacom’s website on Obies Website  –
  • Logo inclusion in and promotional email blasts

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Marketing Exposure

  • Logo inclusion in program cover and invitation

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On Site Branding

  • Inclusion in on site signage
  • Presenting Sponsor mention in remarks (sponsor video shown in house)
  • Ten VIP tickets for Viacom

NEW YORK, NY - MAY 23: (L-R) Pascale Armand, Akosua Busia, Lupita Nyong'o, Danai Gurira, Zainab Jah, and Saycon Sengbloh attend the 61st Annual Obie Awards at Webster Hall on May 23, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Craig Barritt/Getty Images for American Theater Wing)

Thank you for joining us to make the Obie Awards a great success!