Oliviers

Oliviers: Lee Evans - 'I really wanted to get back into theatre'
Stand-up comedian and award-winning actor Lee Evans raised laughs at the Olivier Awards this year when he ate a fake award on stage. "It tasted quite brassy I must say", he told Whatsonstage.com af
Full list & Photos: 2013 Olivier Award winners
By Editorial Staff
Winners have been announced of the 2013 Olivier Awards in association with MasterCard.The National Theatre's stage adaptation of Marc Haddon’s best-selling novel The Curious Incident of the
Glenn Meads: Oliviers 2013 Blog - View from the armchair
ITV screened highlights of the Olivier Awards yesterday night for the first time. Previous years have included problems with 'red button' footage, awkward moments involving red carpet arrivals and ...
Michael Coveney: Olivier big winners and Stratford long runners
The Royal Shakespeare Company kept a low profile all weekend, not winning any Olivier awards as usual (last year's all-conquering Matilda was a turn up for the form book, and not really very RSC; fa
Oliviers Goss: Thor star Tom Hiddleston back on stage 'by end of the year?'
By Editorial Staff
Tom Hiddleston fans were delighted by our revelation at last night's Olivier Awards that the Thor star is returning to the stage in the coming months - our tweet about it got over 100 ...
Ten of the Best: Quotes from the Oliviers acceptance speeches
By Editorial Staff
Here's a selection of our favourite ten quotes from the acceptance speeches at last night's Olivier Awards (transcribed by hand in the Opera House, so please excuse slight derivations): "M
Oliviers: Michael Frayn - 'I don't think I'm going to write anything else'
Writer Michael Frayn, who received a special award for his contribution to theatre at last night's Oliviers, revealed in the press room afterwards that he's planning to retire.Frayn, 79, whose stage ...
Oliviers Blog: A view from the red carpet & Piazza
By Editorial Staff
On a windy and rather dramatically cold evening, a host of theatrical talents made their way via the glamour of the red carpet to the 37th Annual Olivier Awards. The first to make their way thro
Oliviers Analysis: Curious Incident equals record seven wins; Top Hat, Sweeney Todd & The Audience also triumph
By Editorial Staff
The National Theatre’s stage adaptation of Marc Haddon’s best-selling novel The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time has swept the board at this year’s 37th annua
#WOSOliviers: Live tweeting from the 2013 Olivier Awards
By Editorial Staff
Winners are announced at the Royal Opera House tonight (28 April) of the 2013 Olivier Awards, in association with MasterCard. Whatsonstage.com will be there, providing live Twitter coverage (see bo