Rakshita (Raks) Patel (rakspatel) wrote in mycroft_brolly,
Rakshita (Raks) Patel

Evening Standard Theatre Awards 2013: Shortlist Announced

Rory Kinnear (Iago) and Adrian Lester (Othello) in the National Theatre's Othello. Both Adrian and Rory have been shortlisted in the Best Actor category and Nicholas Hytner has been shortlisted in the Best Director category
Photo credit: http://www.standard.co.uk/goingout/theatre/london-evening-standard-theatre-awards-2013-the-longlist-8901349.html

The Evening Standard Theatre Awards 2013 shortlist was revealed today (Friday 8 November). The Awards will be given out on Sunday 17 November in a ceremony taking place at the Savoy Hotel.

These are the shortlisted candidates I am backing:

Best Actor:
Adrian Lester, Othello (National Theatre Olivier)

Best Play:
Chimerica, Lucy Kirkwood (Almeida & Harold Pinter)
The Dark Earth And The Light Sky, Nick Dear (Almeida)

Best Director:
Nicholas Hytner, Othello (National Theatre Olivier)

Best Design:
Es Devlin, Chimerica (Almeida)

The full list of awards and shortlisted candidates can be found here:

My feature on the Longlist can be found here:
Tags: awards, london, national theatre, shakespeare, theatre
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