Matt Trueman: Oliviers reveal the start-outs behind the superstars
All of last night's celebrated winners had to start somewhere
Nicholas Hytner: 'I'm still coming down after NT 50th gala'
WhatsOnStage caught up with the National's artistic director at the launch of LAMDA's Act Now! fundraising campaign, a cause close to his heart
Michael Coveney: Critical news at St James Theatre and new hope for LAMDA
Our chief critic reflects on the resignation of the artistic director of the new St James Theatre, and attends a LAMDA fundraiser at the National Theatre