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Kevin Elyot Awards and Nominations

 
Olivier Awards - 2002 - The BBC Award for Best New Play
Kevin ElyotMouth To Mouth
 
Olivier Awards - 1995 - Best Comedy Gold Star
Kevin ElyotMy Night With Reg
 
Evening Standard Awards - 1994 - Best Comedy Gold Star
Kevin ElyotMy Night with Reg

Kevin Elyot News

stream.theatre to Present WAITING IN THE WINGS, LADY CHATTERLEY'S LOVER and More Photo stream.theatre to Present WAITING IN THE WINGS, LADY CHATTERLEY'S LOVER and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 2, 2021

stream.theatre have put over one hundred performances on sale with 8 exclusive new titles and even more to be announced in the coming weeks. 

MY NIGHT WITH REG Extends Run at the Turbine Theatre Photo MY NIGHT WITH REG Extends Run at the Turbine Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Aug 13, 2021

The production also announces a special charity night gala on Wednesday 18 August. The evening is in aid of the Terrence Higgins Trust, the UK's leading HIV and sexual health charity. The charity help support people living with HIV and amplify their voices, continue to fight against HIV and provide services and support to help improve the nation's sexual health.  

BWW Review: MY NIGHT WITH REG, Turbine Theatre Photo BWW Review: MY NIGHT WITH REG, Turbine Theatre
by Cindy Marcolina - Jul 28, 2021

The last time Reg was breaking hearts on a London stage was at the Apollo Theatre back in 2015. Simpler times. Much has been said and many comparisons have been drawn between the AIDS epidemic of the 1980s and everything that’s happened in this pandemonium of a pandemic.

Photos: First Look at MY LIFE WITH REG at the Turbine Theatre Photo Photos: First Look at MY LIFE WITH REG at the Turbine Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Jul 27, 2021

Stephen K Amos (Benny), James Bradwell (Eric), Edward M Corrie (John), Paul Keating (Guy), Gerard McCarthy (Daniel) and Alan Turkington (Bernie), will star in Kevin Elyot’s award-winning, and much-loved dark comedy, My Night With Reg.  

Photos: Inside Rehearsal For MY NIGHT WITH REG at the Turbine Theatre Photo Photos: Inside Rehearsal For MY NIGHT WITH REG at the Turbine Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Jul 13, 2021

This modern classic, which captures the fragility of friendship, happiness and life itself, won both the 1995 Olivier and Evening Standard Award for Best Comedy, after its premiere at the Royal Court and subsequent transfer to the West End. 

Casting Announced For MY NIGHT WITH REG at The Turbine Theatre Photo Casting Announced For MY NIGHT WITH REG at The Turbine Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Jun 7, 2021

This modern classic, which captures the fragility of friendship, happiness and life itself, won both the 1995 Olivier and Evening Standard Award for Best Comedy, after its premiere at the Royal Court and subsequent transfer to the West End. 

HERDING CATS Announces On-Demand Extension Photo HERDING CATS Announces On-Demand Extension
by Stephi Wild - May 21, 2021

With Lucinda Coxon's Herding Cats opening last night at Soho Theatre and via live stream until 22 May, New York-based, Olivier-winning, and Tony-nominated OHenry Productions and Stellar, in association with Soho Theatre, today announce the on-demand extension of the run.

MY NIGHT WITH REG By Kevin Elyot Announced At The Turbine Theatre Photo MY NIGHT WITH REG By Kevin Elyot Announced At The Turbine Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - May 14, 2021

My Night with Reg will run from¬†7 July ‚Äď 21 August 2021, with opening¬†night on Tuesday 13 July.¬†¬†

HERDING CATS Will Be Performed at the Soho Theatre and Streamed Online Photo HERDING CATS Will Be Performed at the Soho Theatre and Streamed Online
by Stephi Wild - Apr 21, 2021

Marking a new type of international collaboration, the production is simultaneously accessible online to audiences across the globe via Stellar and in person, with social distancing in line with current UK government guidelines, at Soho Theatre. Running 20 ‚Äď 23 May 2021 - with press performance on 20 May, Herding Cats is a Stellar Original production.

Producers, Artists and Associate Company Announced for Northcott's Futures Programme Photo Producers, Artists and Associate Company Announced for Northcott's Futures Programme
by Stephi Wild - Mar 31, 2021

Exeter Northcott Futures is a programme of support and professional development resources for theatre-makers in the South West. Now in its second year the Futures programme works with early-career artists, producers and local companies to ensure that Devon is a place in which theatre-makers can develop their creative practice and pursue a career in the arts. 

Kevin Elyot Videos

Video: First Look at Scenes from the Canadian Premiere of MY NIGHT WITH REG
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 10, 2017

David Mirvish is delighted to present the Studio 180 Theatre production of MY NIGHT WITH REG, by Kevin Elyot, directed by Joel Greenberg. MY NIGHT WITH REG plays February 10 to 26 at the Panasonic Theatre.

BWW TV: Meeting 'MOUTH TO MOUTH'
by Eddie Varley - Nov 11, 2008

The New Group's U.S. premiere of Kevin Elyot's Mouth to Mouth directed by Mark Brokaw, officially opened November 6th on Theatre Row. This production features New Group artists David Cale, Lisa Emery and Elizabeth Jasicki. BWW TV sat down with the cast and creative team to discuss this powerful new drama.


Kevin Elyot Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Kevin Elyot written?
Kevin Elyot has written 3 shows including My Night with Reg (Playwright), Mouth to Mouth (Playwright), Coming Clean (Playwright).

What awards has Kevin Elyot been nominated for?
The BBC Award for Best New Play (Olivier Awards) for Mouth To Mouth Best Comedy (Olivier Awards) for My Night With Reg and Best Comedy (Evening Standard Awards) for My Night with Reg .

What awards has Kevin Elyot won?
Best Comedy (Olivier Awards) for My Night With Regand Best Comedy (Evening Standard Awards) for My Night with Reg.