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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

Kevin ElyotMy Night With Reg

Evening Standard Awards - 1994 - Best Comedy

Kevin ElyotMy Night with Reg

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Frances Ruffelle-Led CLOSER TO HEAVEN and More Come to The Turbine Theatre This Year

The Turbine Theatre has announced three upcoming performances, including Closer to Heaven, led by Frances Ruffelle. Learn more about the shows here!
Cast Set For The Turbine Theatre's COMING CLEAN

Coming Clean questions the nature of fidelity and the limits of love. The full cast of Kevin Elyot's landmark drama is now announced, with Yannick Budd playing Tony and is partner Greg played by Alexander Hulme.
Theatre503 Reveals 2024 Season Of World Premieres

Harlem playwright Nia Akilah Robinson's 2023 Theatre503 International Playwriting Award finalist The Great Privation: How to flip ten cents into a dollar premieres in May, directed by Theatre503's Carne Associate Director and 2023 JMK Award Winner Kalungi Ssebandeke. Learn more about the full season lineup here!
The Turbine Theatre Reveals 2024 Spring/Summer Season; CLOSER TO HEAVEN Revival and More!

This spring, The Turbine Theatre will present a season celebrating queer love, with three shows running consecutively from 21 March until 30 June 2024.
Theatre503 Reveals Autumn 2023 Season Line-Up

Theatre503 has announced an autumn line-up featuring world premieres by three debut writers. From September to December, Theatre503’s programme exemplifies the ways in which the new writing powerhouse encounters, nurtures, and launches a new generation of writers and theatre-makers –including through its 503Five residency, International Playwriting Award, and unsolicited script engagement. to Present WAITING IN THE WINGS, LADY CHATTERLEY'S LOVER and More 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

My Night with Reg will run from 7 July – 21 August 2021, with opening night on Tuesday 13 July.  
HERDING CATS Will Be Performed at the Soho Theatre and Streamed Online

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 – 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

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. 
Northcott Commissions Three Digital Projects

Exeter Northcott has commissioned three South West artists to create digital projects that reflect on what the last year has taught us about ourselves, our society and the changes that are needed when we finally emerge from this crisis. 
King's Head Theatre's Artistic Director Steps Down After a Decade

Adam Spreadbury-Maher, Artistic Director of the King's Head Theatre, Islington will step down from his post this September after a decade of service. 
Sheffield Theatres Announce Full Casting For CORIOLANUS

Sheffield Theatres today announce the full cast for Robert Hastie's new production of Coriolanus. The production follows his critically acclaimed productions of Julius Caesar and A Midsummer Night's Dream. Joining previously announced cast member Tom Bateman are Hermon Berhane, Mudassar Dar, Stella Gonet, Esther McAuley, Remmie Milner, Theo Ogundipe, Louis J Rhone, Eddie-Joe Robinson, Kate Rutter, Malcolm Sinclair, Katy Stephens, Ben Wiggins and Alex Young. The company is completed by members of Sheffield People's Theatre, Sheffield Theatres' intergenerational theatre company.
BWW Review: COMING CLEAN, Trafalgar Studios

The King's Head Theatre continues its track record of moving shows from Islington to the West End, with the arrival of Kevin Elyot's drama of 80s polyamory. In this two act play the ethics of a modern relationship are questioned. There are conflicts in morality and human decency, providing no clear answer as to what is right.
Photo Flash: First Look at Production Photos for Kevin Elyot's COMING CLEAN

The King's Head Theatre, Making Productions, RGM Productions and Suzanne Jones in association with DeVere Productions present the return of Kevin Elyot's Coming Clean to Trafalgar Studios 2.


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?

Kevin Elyot has been nominated for several awards, including The BBC Award for Best New Play at the Olivier Awards for "Mouth To Mouth," Best Comedy at the Olivier Awards for "My Night With Reg," and Best Comedy at the Evening Standard Awards for "My Night with Reg."

What awards has Kevin Elyot won?

Kevin Elyot has won the Olivier Award for Best Comedy for "My Night With Reg" and the Evening Standard Award for Best Comedy for the same show.

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