If you’re paying attention to London Theatre (as we diehard theatre peeps do), then you may have heard that the London Evening Standard Theatre Awards will be on November 30th. They will be broadcast live at standard.co.uk/showbiz. If you have kept your ears open, then you also know that some of London Theatre’s big names have been shortlisted for said awards.
On the Shortlist are as follows:
Tom Hiddleston, Coriolanus, Donmar Warehouse
Ben Miles, Wolf Hall and Bring Up The Bodies, RSC Swan and Aldwych
Mark Strong, A View From The Bridge, Young Vic
NATASHA RICHARDSON AWARD FOR BEST ACTRESS
Gillian Anderson, A Streetcar Named Desire, Young Vic
Helen McCrory, Medea, National Theatre’s Olivier
Tanya Moodie, Intimate Apparel, Ustinov Bath and Park Theatre
Billie Piper, Great Britain, National Theatre’s Lyttelton
Kristin Scott Thomas, Electra, Old Vic
Other categories include the Nook Award for Best Play, the Milton Shulman Award for Best Direction and several more.
With such illustrious names appearing at the awards, it is sure to be an evening of fabulous faces and nail biting tension. I’ll be tuning in, will you?
More info at standard.co.uk