UK theatre has had one of its best ever years. The talent on display has been phenomenal and last night it was recognised at the glittering Olivier Awards at the Royal Opera House in London. Join us in congratulating the winners:
Here are a few of them…
This Morning Audience Award
BEST ACTRESS IN A MUSICAL
Beautiful is the untold story of Carole King’s journey from schoolgirl to superstar; from her relationship with husband and song-writing partner Gerry Goffin, their close friendship and playful rivalry with fellow song-writing duo Barry Mann and Cynthia Weil, to her remarkable rise to stardom.
Along the way, she became one of the most successful solo acts in popular music history, and wrote the soundtrack to a generation.
BEST NEW COMEDY
MasterCard Best New Musical
BEST SOUND DESIGN
|Gareth Owen for Memphis The Musical
Also won Best Theatre ChoreographerFalling in love with a beautiful club singer in 1950s Memphis, one young man’s vision to bring her voice onto the airwaves of America will fly in the face of cultural divides and spark a music revolution that will shake the world.
BEST SET DESIGN
|Es Devlin for The Nether
The Nether offers complete freedom – a new virtual wonderland providing total sensory immersion. Just log in, choose an identity and indulge your every desire. But when a young detective uncovers a disturbing brand of entertainment, she triggers an interrogation into the darkest corners of imagination.
BOOK TICKETS FOR ALL LONDON WEST END SHOWS
Monday 13th April 2015