Best actor – Michael Sheen – for Caligula
Best actress – Sandy McDade – for Iron
Best play – Democracy – by Michael Frayn
The Carlton Television award for best musical – Jerry Springer: The Opera
Sydney Edwards award for best director – Polly Teale – After Mrs Rochester
Best stage designer – Christopher Oram – Caligula
Charles Wintour award for most promising playwright – Kwame Kwei-Armah – Elmina’s Kitchen
Outstanding newcomer – Tom Hardy – Blood/In Arabia We’d All Be Kings
Special Award – Max Stafford-Clark
Patricia Rothermere Award – Lord Attenborough