Nominees announced for the Empty Space Peter Brook Awards
The awards celebrate the best in smaller theatre spaces and companies across the UK
The nominees have been announced for the Empty Space Peter Brook Awards, celebrating the best in smaller and touring theatre companies.
The categories celebrate the best in innovation, ensemble and general theatre support work, as well as the best venues across the UK.
Les Enfants Terribles, the Everyman Company and Theatre503 have also been recognised for their work over the last year. The London International Mime Festival will receive a Special Achievement Award.
2016's winners included the New Diorama Theatre, and the theatre company Gecko.
The ceremony will take place on 31 October at the National Theatre Studio.
The full list of nominees
Empty Space Peter Brook Award
Hope Mill Theatre
Orange Tree Theatre
The Other Room
Roundabout, Paines Plough
Dan Crawford Innovation Award
Crying Out Loud
Taking Part, Young Vic
Peter Brook/Equity Ensemble Award
Les Enfants Terribles
Rhum and Clay
The Everyman Company, Everyman Theatre
Peter Brook/Royal Court Theatre Support Award
The Playground Theatre