The 2012 Olivier British Theatre Awards Announced!

BEST NEW PLAY – COLLABORATORS at the Cottesloe

BEST REVIVAL – ANNA CHRISTIE at the Donmar Warehouse

BEST ENTERTAINMENT AND FAMILY – DERREN BROWN / SVENGALI at the Shaftesbury

BEST ACTRESS – RUTH WILSON for Anna Christie at the Donmar Warehouse

BEST ACTOR – BENEDICT CUMBERBATCH AND JONNY LEE MILLER for Frankenstein at the Olivier

BEST PERFORMANCE IN A SUPPORTING ROLE – SHERIDAN SMITH for Flare Path at the Theatre Royal, Haymarket

BEST ACTRESS IN A MUSICAL – THE MATILDAS for Matilda The Musical at the Cambridge (Cleo Demetriou, Kerry Ingram, Sophia Kiely and Eleanor Worthington Cox)

BEST ACTOR IN A MUSICAL – BERTIE CARVEL for Matilda The Musical at the Cambridge

BEST PERFORMANCE IN A SUPPORTING ROLE IN A MUSICAL – NIGEL HARMAN for Shrek The Musical at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane

BEST NEW MUSICAL – MATILDA THE MUSICAL at the Cambridge

BEST MUSICAL REVIVAL – CRAZY FOR YOU at the Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre

BEST DIRECTOR – MATTHEW WARCHUS for Matilda the Musical at the Cambridge

BEST THEATRE CHOREOGRAPHER – PETER DARLING for Matilda The Musical at the Cambridge

BEST LIGHTING DESIGN – FRANKENSTEIN designed by Bruno Poet at the Olivier

XL VIDEO AWARD FOR BEST SET DESIGN – MATILDA THE MUSICAL designed Rob Howell at the Cambridge

BEST COSTUME DESIGN – CRAZY FOR YOU designed by Peter McKintosh at the Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre

BEST SOUND DESIGN – MATILDA THE MUSICAL designed by Simon Baker at the Cambridge

OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN AN AFFILIATE THEATRE – Theatre Royal, Stratford East in association with the Barbican and Traverse Theatre for ROADKILL – Conceived and directed by Cora Bissett

BEST NEW OPERA PRODUCTION – English National Opera’s CASTOR AND POLLUX at the London Coliseum

OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN DANCE – EDWARD WATSON for his performance in THE METAMORPHOSIS at the Linbury Studio at the Royal Opera House

BEST NEW DANCE PRODUCTION – DESH by Akram Khan Company at Sadler’s Wells, choreographed by Akram Khan

BBC RADIO 2 OLIVIER AUDIENCE AWARD – LES MISÉRABLES