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Eddie Redmayne and Jessie Buckley’s ‘Cabaret’ Rules 2022 Olivier Awards

Eddie Redmayne and Jessie Buckley have won best actor and best actress in a musical at the 2022 Olivier Awards in London for their roles as the Emcee and Sally Bowles in the West End revival of Cabaret. This freshest reinvention of the 1966 Kander & Ebb classic also won best musical revival, while Rebecca […]

Olivier Awards: Eddie Redmayne, Jessie Buckley Among Nominees

Newly anointed Oscar nominee Jessie Buckley has another award ceremony show to look forward, having been nominated for this year’s Olivier Awards, which are heading back to an in-person ceremony after two pandemic-impacted years. The actress was shortlisted for best leading actress for Cabaret, one of 11 nominations earned by the critically acclaimed musical revival, […]

Andrew Scott and Ian McKellen Win at Olivier Awards as U.K. Theaters Remain Shut

Andrew Scott and Ian McKellen were among acting winners as Britain's Laurence Olivier Awards celebrated the best of the London stage in bittersweet fashion Sunday night — most U.K. theaters remain closed because of the coronavirus pandemic.

Olivier Awards Sets Retrospective Special for Theater Ceremony TV Slot

An Olivier Awards TV special will replace the canceled awards ceremony on April 5.

Tony Awards to Be Rescheduled Due to Coronavirus Shutdown

The 2020 Tony Awards have fallen victim to the coronavirus pandemic, with dates for the 74th annual edition remaining in limbo as Broadway sits out the longest blackout in its history.

Olivier Awards Ceremony Canceled Due to Coronavirus

The 2020 Olivier Awards ceremony has been canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Olivier Awards: Phoebe Waller-Bridge Lands Nomination for ‘Fleabag’ Stage Show

Having already scored a cabinet's worth of awards — including six Emmys — for her TV hit 'Fleabag,' Phoebe Waller-Bridge could also earn one of the most prestigious honors for the show's return to the stage.

‘Derren Brown: Secret’: Theater Review

J.J. Abrams and 'Hamilton' director Thomas Kail are among the producers of 'Derren Brown: Secret,' the debut Broadway appearance by the two-time Olivier Award-winning British mentalist.

London Smash ‘The Inheritance’ Confirms Fall Broadway Run

Directed by Stephen Daldry, Matthew Lopez's two-part drama about young gay men in contemporary New York won the 2019 Olivier Award for best new play.

Olivier Awards 2019: Full Winners List

'Company,' 'Come From Away' and 'The Inheritance' shared the limelight Sunday at Britain's equivalent of the Tony Awards.

Olivier Awards: Gillian Anderson, Ian McKellen, Sam Mendes Among Nominees

The nominations for the Olivier Awards, the U.K.'s most prestigious theater honors, put musicals 'Company' and 'Come From Away' neck-and-neck with nine nods each, with big-name Hollywood nominees including Gillian Anderson, Ian McKellen, Sam Mendes.

The Olivier Awards 2018: Full List of Winners

'Hamilton' scored seven wins, while top prizes went also to 'The Ferryman,' 'Angels in America' and 'Follies,' with Bryan Cranston, Sam Mendes, Shirley Henderson and Laura Donnelly among honorees.