Michael Ball and Imelda Staunton will announce the Olivier Awards 2016 nominations at 12.00pm today at the Rosewood Hotel in London.

The awards which will also be hosted by the double Olivier winning Ball will be held on 3 April 2016 at a star studded ceremony at the Royal Opera House.

Celebrating the 40th anniversary of the awards, this ceremony promises to be an incredible evening of unique performances, stunning surprises and a fantastic celebration of the capital’s finest performances and productions.

The full list of the 2016 Olivier Award nominations can be found here.