Brian Conley is the heart and soul of this Mayflower show.
The performances and the actual production lift the piece, says Craig Hepworth.
Hosted by Michael Xavier, the awards are a celebration of the work of UK Theatre (formerly TMA) member theatres
Tom Hanks, Wild Boar and theatre cats feature in Mr Conley's favourite things
The UK tour opens at Leicester Curve in September
A mesmeric fusion of spectacular lighting effects and magical storytelling makes the Mayflower Theatre's Robinson Crusoe a sheer delight