Olivier 2015 Winners

Last night’s winner at the Olivier Awards 2015 ..

BEST REVIVAL
A View from the Bridge at Young Vic & Wyndham’s Theatre

BEST NEW COMEDY
The Play That Goes Wrong at Duchess Theatre

OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN AN AFFILIATE THEATRE
Bull at The Maria at Young Vic

WHITE LIGHT AWARD FOR BEST LIGHTING DESIGN
Howard Harrison for City Of Angels” at Donmar Warehouse

BEST SOUND DESIGN
Gareth Owen for Memphis the Musical at Shaftesbury Theatre

BEST COSTUME DESIGN
Christopher Oram for Wolf Hall and Bring Up The Bodies at Aldwych Theatre

XL VIDEO AWARD FOR BEST SET DESIGN
Es Devlin for The Nether at Duke of York’s Theatre

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 NEW OPERA PRODUCTION
The Mastersingers Of Nuremberg at London Coliseum

OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN OPERA
Richard Jones for his direction of The Girl Of The Golden West, The Mastersingers Of Nuremberg and Rodelinda at London Coliseum

VIRGIN ATLANTIC BEST NEW PLAY
King Charles III at Almeida Theatre & Wyndham’s 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

THIS MORNING AUDIENCE AWARD
Wicked at Apollo Victoria Theatre

BEST NEW DANCE PRODUCTION (2 winners)
32 Rue Vandenbranden by Peeping Tom at Barbican
Mats Ek’s Juliet And Romeo by Royal Swedish Ballet at Sadler’s Wells

OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN DANCE
Crystal Pite for her choreography in the productions of The Associates – A Picture Of You Falling, The Tempest Replica and Polaris at Sadler’s Wells

BEST ENTERTAINMENT AND FAMILY
La Soirée at La Soirée Spiegeltent

BEST THEATRE CHOREOGRAPHER
Sergio Trujillo for Memphis the Musical at Shaftesbury Theatre

BEST DIRECTOR
Ivo Van Hove for A View from the Bridge at the Young Vic & Wyndham’s Theatre

AUTOGRAPH SOUND AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN MUSIC
Ray Davies for Sunny Afternoon at Hampstead Theatre & Harold Pinter Theatre

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

MAGIC RADIO BEST MUSICAL REVIVAL
City Of Angels at Donmar Warehouse

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

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