There were so many somebodies that nobody seemed to know who anybody was. Such was the conundrum that a phalanx of reporters and photographers faced on the red carpet at the Drama Desk Awards, held at the Hammerstein Ballroom in Midtown on Monday night.
It was a who’s who of theater — literally. “Who’s that?” and “Who’s she?” came from the news media side of the velvet rope, as a bottleneck of theater stars formed on 34th Street. Seemingly every guest insisted on taking the red-carpet route through the doors.