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Evening Standard Theatre Awards 2012: Winners

evening standard theatre awards
Photo credit: http://www.officiallondontheatre.co.uk/news/latest-news/article/item163792/standard-awards-double-honour-for-hytner/

The Evening Standard Theatre Awards 2012 were awarded on Sunday 25 November at a glamorous Awards ceremony held at the Savoy Hotel.

Congratulations to all the Winners but, in particular, to:

Best Director - Nicholas Hytner for Timon of Athens (National’s Olivier)

Best Actor - Simon Russell Beale for Collaborators (National’s Cottesloe)

Natasha Richardson Award for Best Actress - Hattie Morahan for A Doll’s House (Young Vic)

Charles Wintour Award For Most Promising Playwright - Lolita Chakrabarti for Red Velvet (Tricycle)

Beyond Theatre Award - Danny Boyle and his creative team for the Opening Ceremony of the London 2012 Olympics

Lebedev Special Award - Nicholas Hytner for his dynamic directorship of the National Theatre

Nick Hytner, Director of the National Theatre
Photo credit: http://www.standard.co.uk/arts/theatre/nicholas-hytner-makes-impassioned-plea-against-arts-cuts-8349132.html

The full list of winners can be found here:

And this is why they won!:
Tags: awards, london, national theatre, theatre
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