Olivier Awards 2012 Winners: “Matilda” The Musical Wins 7 Prizes, Bertie Carvel Wins Best Actor (Complete List)

The Laurence Olivier Awards 2012 winners have been given at the Royal Opera House, London with “Matilda” winning 7 awards. This was revealed by the Olivier Awards website, April 15, 2012.

The Olivier prizes won by the musical “MatildaThe Musical were:

Best Sound Design

Matilda The Musical designed by Simon Baker at the Cambridge theatre

Best Set Design

Matilda The Musical designed by Rob Howell at the Cambridge theatre

Best Director

Matthew Warchus for Matilda The Musical

Best Actor in a Musical

Bertie Carvel for Matilda The Musical at the Cambridge theatre

Best Actress in a Musical

The Matildas for Matilda The Musical at the Cambridge theatre

Best Theatre Choreographer

Peter Darling for Matilda The Musical at the Cambridge theatre

Best New Musical

Matilda The Musical at the Cambridge theatre

Other winners are:

Best Revival – Anna Christie at the Donmar Warehouse

MasterCard Best New PlayCollaborators at the Cottesloe theatre

Best Performance In A Supporting RoleSheridan Smith for Flare Path at the Theatre Royal Haymarket

Best Costume Design Crazy For You designed by Peter McKintosh at the Regent’s Park Open Air theatre

Best Lighting DesignFrankenstein designed by Bruno Poet at the Olivier theatre

Best Costume DesignCrazy For You designed by Peter McKintosh at the Regent’s Park Open Air theatre

Best ActorBenedict Cumberbatch & Jonny Lee Miller for Frankenstein at the Olivier theatre

Outstanding Achievement In An Affiliate TheatreTheatre Royal Stratford East for Roadkill

Best Performance In A Supporting Role In A MusicalNigel Harman for Shrek The Musical at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane

Outstanding Achievement In DanceEdward Watson for his performance in The Metamorphosis at the Linbury Studio

BBC Radio 2 Olivier Audience AwardLes Misérables

Best ActressRuth Wilson for Anna Christie at the Donmar Warehouse

Best Entertainment And FamilyDerren Brown: Svengali at the Shaftesbury theatre

Outstanding Achievement In Opera ENO for the breadth and diversity of its artistic programme

Best Musical RevivalCrazy For You at the Regent’s Park Open Air theatre

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