There Ain’t Nothing Like a Dame: Winners at The Olivier Awards 2015

untitledStars of stage, screen and everything in between were out dressed in their finest for last nights most prestigious theatre awards ceremony, The Olivier’s held in Covent Garden. As with most awards like these, the winners are chosen by panels of industry experts and insiders with the exception of one. The ‘This Morning Audience Award’ is chosen by the general public and this year they decided the immensely popular musical, Wicked was the winner. Dame Angela Lansbury won her first-ever Olivier Award after a 40-year absence from the London stage.

 

 

 

 

Here are the winners in the most high profile categories –

Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Nathaniel Parker for Wolf Hall and Bring Up The Bodies at Aldwych Theatre

Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Angela Lansbury for Blithe Spirit at Gielgud Theatre

Best Actor
Mark Strong for A View From The Bridge at Young Vic & Wyndham’s Theatre

Best Actress
Penelope Wilton for Taken At Midnight at Theatre Royal Haymarket

Best Actor in a Supporting Role in a Musical
George Maguire for Sunny Afternoon at Hampstead Theatre and Harold Pinter Theatre

Best Actress in a Supporting Role in a Musical
Lorna Want for Beautiful – The Carole King Musical at Aldwych Theatre

Best Actor in a Musical
John Dagleish for Sunny Afternoon at Hampstead Theatre & Harold Pinter Theatre

Best Actress in a Musical
Katie Brayben for Beautiful – The Carole King Musical at Aldwych Theatre

MasterCard Best New Musical
Sunny Afternoon at Hampstead Theatre & Harold Pinter Theatre

You can see the rest of the winners HERE

 

 

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