The nominations have been announced for this year’s Laurence Olivier Awards which honors the best of theatre in London’s West End. Some of the nominees include imports from Broadway, productions that are coming to Broadway, and more.
Best New Musical:
An American in Paris
Everybody’s Talking About Jamie
Girl From the North Country
Best New Play:
Best Musical Revival:
On the Town
Angels in America
Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
Best Actor in a Musical:
Ciarán Hinds-Girl From the North Country
John McCrea-Everybody’s Talking About Jamie
Best Actress in a Musical:
Shirley Henderson-Girl From the North Country
Josie Walker-Everybody’s Talking About Jamie
Best Actor in a Play:
Paddy Considine-The Ferryman
Andrew Garfield-Angels in America
Best Actress in a Play:
Laura Donnelly-The Ferryman
Lesley Manville-Long Day’s Journey Into Night
Audra McDonald-Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & Grill
Imelda Staunton-Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
Best Supporting Actor in a Musical:
Ross Noble-Young Frankenstein
Best Supporting Actress in a Musical:
Sheila Atim-Girl From the North Country
Lesley Joseph-Young Frankenstein
Best Supporting Actor:
John Hodgkinson-The Ferryman
James McArdle-Angels in America
Best Supporting Actress:
Bríd Brennan-The Ferryman
Denise Gough-Angels in America
Dearbhla Molloy-The Ferryman
Imogen Poots-Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
Marianne Elliott-Angels in America
Sam Mendes-The Ferryman
Best Theatre Choreographer:
Kate Prince-Everybody’s Talking About Jamie
Randy Skinner-42nd Street
Christopher Wheeldon-An American in Paris
That Best Play lineup is way better than what the Tonys will have this season.
Woot woot to Audra for her first Olivier nod.
Nathan Lane wasn’t nominated; interesting. Thanks so much for putting these up! I love the way the Oliviers show their nominees on their website! I will look at them now!