Evening Standard Awards

Michael Coveney: Standard wails, snails and whales, and the Elephantom in the room

Three critics have resigned from the Evening Standard Awards judging panel over accusations of vote-rigging

Five stage roles Maggie Smith should play
By Editorial Staff · 18 Nov 2013 · London

In an emotional speech at the Evening Standard Awards, Maggie Smith said she would "love" to return the stage, but is unsure of the right role. Here are some suggestions...

Photos: Hayley Atwell, Hugh Grant, Maggie Smith and more at the ES Awards
By Editorial Staff · 18 Nov 2013 · London, West End

The winners of the 59th annual Evening Standard Awards were announced last night, with stars including Helen Mirren, Rory Kinnear, Adrian Lester, David Walliams, Maggie Smith and Hugh Grant in attendance

Michael Coveney: Standard awards special prizes to Smith, Spacey, Walliams and Lloyd Webber

Last night's star-studded ceremony at the Savoy was hosted by Damian Lewis

Lester and Kinnear share Best Actor at Evening Standard Awards, Mirren also triumphs

Six Special Awards were also given out, with recipients including David Walliams and Andrew Lloyd Webber

Live Tweeting: WhatsOnStage at the 2013 Evening Standard Theatre Awards
By Editorial Staff · 17 Nov 2013 · London, Off-West End, West End

Who will take the honours at the 59th Evening Standard Awards? Find out with our live coverage from 6pm, and join in on Twitter using #ESTheatreAwards

Book of Mormon named Best Night Out by Evening Standard
By Editorial Staff · 15 Nov 2013 · London, West End

The Broadway import is also up for Best Musical in the main awards, announced on Sunday

Almeida Ghosts transfers to Trafalgar, Jamie Lloyd season 'returns in spring'
By Editorial Staff · 15 Nov 2013 · London, Off-West End, West End

Richard Eyre's production will open at Trafalgar Studios next month, according to the Daily Mail

Mirren, Ejiofor and Book of Mormon in running for Evening Standard Awards

The shortlists have been announced for the 59th Evening Standard Awards, the curtain-raiser of the London theatre awards season