2011 BWW UK Award Winners Announced! ROCK OF AGES, GHOST, WIZARD and PHANTOM All Win!
BroadwayWorld UK is very excited to announce the eagerly-anticipated results of their record-setting 2011 BWW UK Awards, known the world over as the largest, fully open, ticket buyer driven awards program of their kind.
The 2011 awards, featuring several highly competitive categories shattered the site's previous records, with tens of thousands of West End fans, aficionados and professionals having their say about the very best of theatre on the West End and beyond...including a nail-biting, game-changing nearly 5,000 votes on the last day alone.
After an intense auditing process and with no further ado - congratulations to all the 2011 Winners!
Best Choreography - Arlene Phillips - The Wizard Of Oz
Best Costume Design - Tim Hatley - Shrek
Best Direction of a Musical - Matthew Warchus - Ghost
Best Direction of a Play - Josie Rourke - Much Ado About Nothing
Best Featured Actor in a Musical - Michael Crawford - The Wizard of Oz
Best Featured Actor in a Play - Tom Bateman - Much Ado About Nothing
Best Featured Actress in a Musical - Jodie Jacobs - Rock of Ages
Best Featured Actress in a Play - Sheridan Smith - Flare Path
Best Fringe or Regional Musical - Matthew Warchus, Tim Minchin - Matilda
Best Fringe or Regional Play - RSC - The Merchant of Venice
Best Leading Actor in a Musical - Richard Fleeshman - Ghost
Best Leading Actor in A Play - David Tennant - Much Ado About Nothing
Best Leading Actress in a Musical - Danielle Hope - The Wizard of Oz
Best Leading Actress in a Play - Catherine Tate - Much Ado About Nothing
Best Lighting Design - Hugh Vanstone - Ghost the Musical
Best Long Running West End Show - The Phantom of the Opera
Best Musical (TIE!) - The Wizard of Oz and Rock of Ages
Best Orchestrations - David Cullen - The Wizard of Oz
Best Play - Josie Rourke - Much Ado About Nothing
Best Revival of a Musical - South Pacific
Best Revival of a Play - Wyndham's - Much Ado About Nothing
Best Scenic Design - Robert Jones - Much Ado About Nothing
Best Sound Design - Bobby Aitken - Ghost the Musical
Theatrical Event of the Year - Phantom 25
Theatrical Venue of the Year - Royal Albert Hall
Understudy of the Year - Scott Garnham - Les Misérables