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VIDEO: Watch the Full 2020 Olivier Awards Ceremony, Featuring Performances from Sam T PhotoVIDEO: Watch the Full 2020 Olivier Awards Ceremony, Featuring Performances from Sam Tutty, Miriam-Teak Lee, and Sharon D. Clarke!
by Stage Tube - October 26, 2020

The winners of the Olivier Awards 2020 with Mastercard were announced last night in a special ITV programme filmed at The London Palladium, and on Official London Theatre’s YouTube channel.
DEAR EVAN HANSEN, & JULIET, FIDDLER ON THE ROOF, and More Take Home 2020 Olivier Awar PhotoDEAR EVAN HANSEN, & JULIET, FIDDLER ON THE ROOF, and More Take Home 2020 Olivier Awards - Full List!
by BWW News Desk - October 25, 2020

Tonight, the Olivier Awards will be announced in a special online broadcast. We'll be updating the list of nominees LIVE throughout the evening.
Further Details Announced Ahead Of the 2020 Olivier Awards PhotoFurther Details Announced Ahead Of the 2020 Olivier Awards
by BWW News Desk - October 21, 2020

The announcement of this year's Olivier winners will be broadcast on ITV this Sunday, the 25th October at 10.20pm.
Olivier Awards Will Be Announced in a Special Programme on 25 October PhotoOlivier Awards Will Be Announced in a Special Programme on 25 October
by BWW News Desk - September 28, 2020

The winners of this year's Oliver Awards 2020 with Mastercard will be announced on Sunday 25 October in a special programme hosted by Jason Manford and broadcast on ITV and Magic Radio. 
BWW Feature: Favourite Olivier Awards Memories and Our 2020 Winners PhotoBWW Feature: Favourite Olivier Awards Memories and Our 2020 Winners
by BWW News Desk - April 2, 2020

Sadly, the 2020 Olivier Awards won't be going ahead as planned due to the coronavirus shutdown, although ITV will broadcast a highlights show. So, BroadwayWorld reviewers have been thinking back to some of our favourite Oliviers winners, nominees and performances from past years - plus some of the incredible nominees from this year who we would have loved to see honoured.
BWW TV: Flashback To The Olivier Awards 2019 With These Amazing Performances! PhotoBWW TV: Flashback To The Olivier Awards 2019 With These Amazing Performances!
by BroadwayWorld TV - March 30, 2020

The 2020 Olivier Awards ceremony sadly won't be going ahead as planned due to the shutdown, although ITV will broadcast a special highlights programme this Sunday night instead. That got us thinking about some of our favourite Oliviers moments - which we'll be sharing later in the week! - and also looking back to last year's amazing ceremony.
ITV to Broadcast Special Olivier Awards Programme in Place of Cancelled Award Show PhotoITV to Broadcast Special Olivier Awards Programme in Place of Cancelled Award Show
by BWW News Desk - March 25, 2020

ITV will broadcast a special Olivier Awards with Mastercard programme on Sunday 5 April at 10:15pm, in place of the 2020 Royal Albert Hall awards show which was cancelled due to coronavirus.
2020 Olivier Awards Have Been Cancelled Following West End Shutdown Photo2020 Olivier Awards Have Been Cancelled Following West End Shutdown
by BWW News Desk - March 17, 2020

BroadwayWorld has learned that the 2020 Olivier Awards have been cancelled.
Don Black To Receive Special Award At Olivier Awards 2020 PhotoDon Black To Receive Special Award At Olivier Awards 2020
by BWW News Desk - March 6, 2020

Renowned lyricist Don Black will be honoured with this year's Special Olivier Award in recognition of his outstanding contribution to theatre.
Olivier Awards Release Official Podcast Hosted by Magic Radio's Alice Arnold PhotoOlivier Awards Release Official Podcast Hosted by Magic Radio's Alice Arnold
by BWW News Desk - March 5, 2020

Britain's most prestigious stage honours, The Olivier Awards 2020 with Mastercard, have released an official podcast to mark this year's ceremony. Taking place on 5th April 2020, the awards celebrate the best of London theatre and have become a key date in the calendar for those visiting and working in Theatreland.
BWW Interview: Julian Bird Discusses the 2020 Olivier Awards PhotoBWW Interview: Julian Bird Discusses the 2020 Olivier Awards
by Fiona Scott - March 5, 2020

Julian Bird is the Chief Executive of the Society of London Theatre. 2020 marks 10 years since he joined SOLT and took over the running of the Olivier Awards. Bird spoke to BroadwayWorld about his career and this year's award ceremony, which takes place on 5 April.
& JULIET, FIDDLER ON THE ROOF, DEAR EVAN HANSEN, and More Are Nominated For 2020 Oliv Photo& JULIET, FIDDLER ON THE ROOF, DEAR EVAN HANSEN, and More Are Nominated For 2020 Olivier Awards; Full List!
by BWW News Desk - March 3, 2020

The 2020 Oliver Award nominations have been announced!
VIDEO: The Queens of SIX Share How to Tune in Live for Olivier Awards 2020 Nomination PhotoVIDEO: The Queens of SIX Share How to Tune in Live for Olivier Awards 2020 Nominations
by Stage Tube - February 28, 2020

Nominations for this year's Olivier Awards will be announced on Tuesday 3 March at 1pm, via Facebook Live.
VIDEO: Watch How the Olivier Award Statue Gets Made! PhotoVIDEO: Watch How the Olivier Award Statue Gets Made!
by Stage Tube - February 23, 2020

Have you ever wondered how the Olivier Award statue is made? Now you can find out in this all new video from Official London Theatre!
Special Recognition Award Recipients Announced For Olivier Awards 2020 PhotoSpecial Recognition Award Recipients Announced For Olivier Awards 2020
by BWW News Desk - February 14, 2020

Ahead of the Olivier Awards 2020 with Mastercard, five individuals have been announced as this year's winners of Special Recognition Awards, honouring their outstanding contributions to the theatre industry.
Partnerships and Sustainability Plans Announced For 2020 Olivier Awards PhotoPartnerships and Sustainability Plans Announced For 2020 Olivier Awards
by BWW News Desk - February 11, 2020

Details of key partnerships have been announced ahead of the Olivier Awards 2020 with Mastercard, which take place on Sunday 5 April at the Royal Albert Hall, hosted by Jason Manford.
VIDEO: The Dads of MAMMA MIA! Announce Olivier Award Tickets Are Now on Sale With Mas PhotoVIDEO: The Dads of MAMMA MIA! Announce Olivier Award Tickets Are Now on Sale With Mastercard
by Stage Tube - January 24, 2020

The Olivier Awards 2020 with Mastercard will take place on Sunday 5 April at the Royal Albert Hall, hosted by Jason Manford. Public tickets are now on sale for Mastercard cardholders via Priceless.com.
Jason Manford Will Return As Host For Olivier Awards 2020 PhotoJason Manford Will Return As Host For Olivier Awards 2020
by BWW News Desk - January 17, 2020

Jason Manford has been announced as the host of the Olivier Awards 2020 with Mastercard. This is the third time the comedian, actor and singer will host the prestigious ceremony, celebrating the best of London's world-leading theatre, which takes place at the Royal Albert Hall on Sunday 5 April.
VIDEO: COME FROM AWAY's Gander Residents Announce Date and Venue For 2020 Olivier Awa PhotoVIDEO: COME FROM AWAY's Gander Residents Announce Date and Venue For 2020 Olivier Awards
by Stage Tube - November 12, 2019

The cast of Come From Away, winner of Mastercard Best New Musical at the 2019 Olivier Awards, have announced the date and venue for next year's ceremony!
BREAKING: Patti LuPone Announces Plan to Return to Broadway in All-Female GLENGARRY G PhotoBREAKING: Patti LuPone Announces Plan to Return to Broadway in All-Female GLENGARRY GLEN ROSS in Fall 2019?
by BWW News Desk - April 7, 2019

Sunday was a very good day for Patti LuPone at the Laurence Olivier Awards. Not only did the recently closed West End revival of Stephen Sondheim and George Furth's COMPANY will the award for Best Musical Revival, the two-time Tony winner also picked up her third Olivier, this time for Best Actress in a Supporting Role in a Musical for playing Joanne.
VIDEO: Watch Patti LuPone Accept Her Olivier Award for Best Actress in a Supporting R PhotoVIDEO: Watch Patti LuPone Accept Her Olivier Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role in a Musical
by BroadwayWorld TV - April 7, 2019

BroadwayWorld has a first look at Patti LuPone accepting her Olivier Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role in a Musical! Check out the video below!
VIDEO: See All The Performances From The Olivier Awards; COME FROM AWAY, SIX, TINA, C PhotoVIDEO: See All The Performances From The Olivier Awards; COME FROM AWAY, SIX, TINA, COMPANY and More!
by BroadwayWorld TV - April 7, 2019

BroadwayWorld has a first look at performances from inside the Olivier Awards - featuring the casts of Come From Away, Fun Home, The Kind and I, and more!
Ally Ava Brown and Jon Robyns to Join the Cast of West End HAMILTON PhotoAlly Ava Brown and Jon Robyns to Join the Cast of West End HAMILTON
by BWW News Desk - September 27, 2018

This evening, Baz Bamigboye of The Daily Mail has revealed the latest revolutionaries to join the company of Hamilton West End.
VIDEO: Chita Rivera, Andy Karl and More Perform 'Somewhere' at Olivier Awards PhotoVIDEO: Chita Rivera, Andy Karl and More Perform 'Somewhere' at Olivier Awards
by Stage Tube - April 10, 2018

We've lost many a theatre artist this past year, from actress Barbara Cook to playwright Sam Shepard. The Society of London Theatre, with the help of Chita Rivera, Andy Karl, and Adam Bernard, paid tribute to those who've made contributions to the world of theatre in their 'In Memoriam' segment at Sunday's Olivier Awards broadcast. 
VIDEO: Olivier Awards Updates In Memoriam to Include Sir Peter Hall PhotoVIDEO: Olivier Awards Updates In Memoriam to Include Sir Peter Hall
by Stage Tube - April 10, 2018

The Society of London has recognized a mistake made in their In Memoriam tribute at the 2018 Olivier awards. Watch the updated segment below.

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