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27 Oct – Nominations open
24 Nov – Nominations close
1 Dec – Voting opens
31 Jan – Voting closes
25 Feb – Awards Concert

Highlights from the 17th Annual WhatsOnStage Awards

Les Miserable
Gary Barlow performs
© Peter Gibbons
Les Miserable
Kenneth Branagh
Billie Piper accepts the award for Best Actress in a Play for Yerma
© Dan Wooller
Kenneth Branagh
Nicole Kidman
Caroline Flack on the red carpet
© Dan Wooller
Nicole Kidman
Sarah Hadland and Steve Furst
Amber Riley performing "Listen"
© Peter Gibbons
Sarah Hadland and Steve Furst
Ben Forster and Kimberley Walsh
Jamie Parker accepts the award for Best Actor in a Play for Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
© Dan Wooller
Ben Forster and Kimberley Walsh
Pixie Lott
The cast of School of Rock
© Dan Wooller
Pixie Lott
Matt Henry
Lucie Jones, co-host of the red carpet live stream
© Dan Wooller
Matt Henry
Hosts Simon Lipkin and Vikki Stone
© Peter Gibbons
Anthony Boyle and Noma Dumezweni
© Peter Gibbons
Tyrone Huntley performs
© Peter Gibbons
Nominee Carrie Hope Fletcher
© Dan Wooller
The cast of Half a Sixpence
© Dan Wooller
Liisi LaFontaine on the red carpet
© Dan Wooller
Trevor Dion Nicholas accepts the award for Best Supporting Actor in a Musical for Disney's Aladdin
© Peter Gibbons
Ian Hallard and Mark Gatiss
© Dan Wooller
Charlie Stemp accepts the award for Best Actor in a Musical for Half a Sixpence
© Dan Wooller
Sonia Friedman accepts the awards for Best Video Design (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child) and Best Musical Revival (Funny Girl)
© Dan Wooller
Meera Syal
© Dan Wooller
Simon Lipkin (and Trekkie Monster)
© Peter Gibbons
Nominee Adam J. Bernard on the red carpet
© Dan Wooller
Gary Barlow, Joanna Riding and Tim Firth accept the award for Best Regional Production for The Girls
© Dan Wooller

 

Highlights from the 16th Annual WhatsOnStage Awards

Nicole Kidman
Nicole Kidman won the Best Actress in a Play Award
© Dan Wooller
Nicole Kidman
Les Miserable
The cast of Les Misérables perform "One Day More"
© Peter Gibbons
Les Miserable
Kenneth Branagh
Kenneth Branagh accepts the Equity Services to Theatre Award
© Peter Gibbons
Kenneth Branagh
Sarah Hadland and Steve Furst
Hosts Sarah Hadland and Steve Furst
© Peter Gibbons
Sarah Hadland and Steve Furst
Ben Forster and Kimberley Walsh
Ben Forster and Kimberley Walsh on the red carpet
© Dan Wooller
Ben Forster and Kimberley Walsh
Pixie Lott
Pixie Lott on the red carpet
© Dan Wooller
Pixie Lott
Matt Henry
Matt Henry's reaction after winning Best Actor in a Musical
© Peter Gibbons
Matt Henry
Arlene Phillips
Arlene Phillips also attended the concert
© Dan Wooller
Arlene Phillips
Lara Pulver wins Best Supporting Actress in a Musical for her role in Gypsy
© Peter Gibbons

 

Highlights from the 15th Annual WhatsOnStage Awards

Host Mel Giedroyc performs the opening number 
© Peter Gibbons
Hosts Steve Furst and Mel Giedroyc  
© Peter Gibbons
Kerry Ellis collects her award for Best Takeover in Wicked  
© Peter Gibbons
Beverley Knight performs "Colored Woman" from Memphis  
© Peter Gibbons
Eva Noblezada performs "Movie in My Mind" from Miss Saigon  
© Peter Gibbons
Tom Hiddleston (Coriolanus) and David Tennant (Richard II) celebrate their wins 
© Dan Wooller
Rachelle Ann Go, Cameron Mackintosh, Laurence Connor, Jon Jon Briones, Claude-Michel Schönberg and Eva Noblezada celebrate 9 wins for Miss Saigon 
© Dan Wooller
Vanessa Kirby collects her award for Best Supporting Actress in a Play for A Streetcar Named Desire at the Young Vic 
© Dan Wooller
Rachelle Ann Go collects her award for Best Supporting Actress in a Musical for Miss Saigon 
© Dan Wooller
Sam Mackay and the cast of In the Heights perform at the awards
© Peter Gibbons
Lauren Samuels completes a spectacular quick change during the Rodgers and Hammerstein medley
© Peter Gibbons
Sophia Ragavelas performs during the concert
© Peter Gibbons
Kwang Ho Hong collects his award for Best Supporting Actor in a Musical for Miss Saigon
© Peter Gibbons
Sophie-Louise Dann performs a number from Made in Dagenham
© Peter Gibbons
Rachelle Ann Go performs "Movie in my Mind" from Miss Saigon
© Peter Gibbons
Tom Hiddleston collects the Best Play Revival award for Coriolanus
© Peter Gibbons
Rosalie Craig and Hadley Fraser attend the awards
© Dan Wooller
Lee Hall and Sonia Friedman collect the Best New Play award for Shakespeare in Love
© Dan Wooller
Beverley Knight collects the Best New Musical award for Memphis
© Peter Gibbons
Victoria Hamilton-Barritt performs with the cast of In the Heights
© Peter Gibbons
Jon Jon Briones collects the Best Actor in a Musical award for Miss Saigon
© Dan Wooller
Claude-Michel Schönberg and Cameron Mackintosh celebrate 9 wins for Miss Saigon 
© Dan Wooller
Mel Giedroyc and Eva Noblezada get acquainted
© Peter Gibbons
Anna Jane Casey performs during the concert
© Peter Gibbons
Tom Hiddleston and Josie Rourke collect their awards for Best Play Revival and Best Lighting Design for Coriolanus
© Dan Wooller
Host Mel Giedroyc performs the opening number 
© Peter Gibbons
Amy Lennox performs during the concert
© Peter Gibbons
Laura Tebbutt performs during the Rodgers and Hammerstein medley
© Peter Gibbons
Laura Jane Matthewson performs a number from Dogfight
© Peter Gibbons
The cast of Twickenham Theatre's Sweeney Todd perform during the concert
© Peter Gibbons

 

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