In pictures: The Tonic Awards 2018

The awards celebrate women working on changing the theatre industry

The Tonic Awards were announced in a ceremony in London last night, with winners including Lyn Gardner, Clean Break, Kully Thiarai, Caryl Churchill and Katie Mitchell.

Tonic Theatre was created in 2011 to support the theatre industry to achieve greater gender equality in workforces and repertoires. The awards are in their second year and celebrate women who are changing the face of our industry and organisations projects and productions that are redefining the role of women in the performing arts.

The awards were presented to the winners by the likes of Kwame Kwei Armah, Maxine Peake, Vicky Featherstone, Ursula Rani Sarma and Moira Buffini.

Read for more information on the winners of this year's Tonic Awards.