Shortlists for the 2017 Olivier Awards with Mastercard are announced at 12:00 GMT today. Watch the live video and follow along with @MyTheatreMates‘ live-tweets right here! Want to contribute? Tweet @MyTheatreMates also using the #OlivierAwards hashtag and we’ll pull you into our stream, all saved here for posterity!
Today’s announcements are hosted by 2016 Olivier Award winners Denise Gough (Best Actress for People, Places and Things) and Matt Henry (Best Actor in a Musical for Kinky Boots). Best of luck to everyone and congratulations in advance to all of this year’s nominees and nominated productions. Winners will be announced at the Olivier Awards 2017 ceremony, held on Sunday 9 April 2017 at the Royal Albert Hall.
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