2016 Olivier Award Winners

The awards were presented on 3 April 2016 at the Royal Opera House, London

WINNERS

BEST ACTOR
Kenneth Cranham for The Father at Wyndham’s Theatre

BEST ACTRESS
Denise Gough for People, Places And Things at National Theatre, Dorfman

BEST ACTOR IN A SUPPORTING ROLE
Mark Gatiss for Three Days In The Country at National Theatre, Lyttelton

BEST ACTRESS IN A SUPPORTING ROLE
Judi Dench for The Winter’s Tale at Garrick Theatre

VIRGIN AIRLINES BEST NEW PLAY
Hangmen at Jerwood Theatre Downstairs at the Royal Court & Wyndham’s Theatre

BEST NEW COMEDY
Nell Gwynn at Apollo Theatre

BEST DIRECTOR
Robert Icke for Oresteia at Almeida Theatre

BEST ACTOR IN A MUSICAL
Matt Henry for Kinky Boots at Adelphi Theatre

BEST ACTRESS IN A MUSICAL
Imelda Staunton for Gypsy at Savoy Theatre

BEST ACTOR IN A SUPPORTING ROLE IN A MUSICAL
David Bedella for In The Heights at King’s Cross Theatre

BEST ACTRESS IN A SUPPORTING ROLE IN A MUSICAL
Lara Pulver for Gypsy at Savoy Theatre

MASTERCARD BEST NEW MUSICAL
Kinky Boots at Adelphi Theatre

BEST REVIVAL
Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom at National Theatre, Lyttelton

BEST MUSICAL REVIVAL
Gypsy at Savoy Theatre

BEST THEATRE CHOREOGRAPHER
Drew McOnie for In The Heights at King’s Cross Theatre

BEST ENTERTAINMENT AND FAMILY
Showstopper! The Improvised Musical at Apollo Theatre

AUTOGRAPH SOUND AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN MUSIC
In The Heights – Music and Lyrics by Lin-Manuel Miranda at King’s Cross Theatre

WHITE LIGHT AWARD FOR BEST LIGHTING DESIGN
Mark Henderson for Gypsy at Savoy Theatre

BEST SOUND DESIGN
Tom Gibbons for People, Places And Things at National Theatre, Dorfman

BEST COSTUME DESIGN
Gregg Barnes for Kinky Boots at Adelphi Theatre

BLUE-i THEATRE TECHNOLOGY AWARD FOR BEST SET DESIGN
Anna Fleischle for Hangmen at Jerwood Theatre Downstairs at the Royal Court & Wyndham’s Theatre

OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN AN AFFILIATE THEATRE
Pat Kinevane and Fishamble for Silent at Soho Theatre

BEST NEW DANCE PRODUCTION
Woolf Works by Wayne McGregor at Royal Opera House

OUSTANDING ACHIEVMENT IN DANCE
Alessandra Ferri for her performances in Chéri and Woolf Works at Royal Opera House

BEST NEW OPERA PRODUCTION
Cavalleria Rusticana/Pagliacci at Royal Opera House

OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN OPERA
English National Opera Chorus and Orchestra for The Force Of Destiny, Lady Macbeth Of Mtsensk and The Queen Of Spades at London Coliseum

LINKS

Olivier Awards 2016 – Nominations

Olivier Awards