• The complete list of Olivier Awards 2018 winners – Hamilton wins seven top prizes

    Critically-acclaimed musical Hamilton won big at the Olivier awards 2018 at London's Royal Albert Hall on Sunday evening (April 8) amid a groundswell of support for the Time's Up movement.

    10th Apr 2018By Andrew Wooding

    Lin-Manuel Miranda's hip hop musical – which follows the journey of American Founding Father Alexander Hamilton – won seven top prizes including Best New Musical and Outstanding Achievement in Music after opening at the Victoria Palace Theatre in December.

    Network star Bryan Cranston won Best Actor while The Ferryman's Laura Donnelly picked up Best Actress.

    The Olivier Award winners 2018 are as follows:

    American Airlines Best New Play
    The Ferryman at Jerwood Theatre Downstairs at the Royal Court Theatre and Gielgud Theatre

    Best New Comedy
    Labour of Love at Noël Coward Theatre

    Best New Dance Production
    Flight Pattern by Crystal Pite for The Royal Ballet at Royal Opera House

    Outstanding Achievement in Dance
    Francesca Velicu for her performance in English National Ballet's production of Pina Bausch's Le Sacre Du Printemps at Sadler's Wells

    Best Entertainment and Family
    Dick Whittington at London Palladium

    Best Costume Design
    Vicki Mortimer for Follies at National Theatre – Olivier

    Delta Live Award for Best Sound Design
    Nevin Steinberg for Hamilton at Victoria Palace Theatre

    Best Actor in a Supporting Role
    Bertie Carvel for Ink at Almeida Theatre and Duke of York's Theatre

    Best Actress in a Supporting Role
    Denise Gough for Angels in America at National Theatre – Lyttleton

    Outstanding Achievement in Affiliate Theatre
    Killology at Jerwood Theatre Upstairs at the Royal Court Theatre, a co-production with Sherman Theatre Cardiff

    Blue-I Theatre Technology Award for Best Set Design
    Bob Crowley and 59 Productions for An American In Paris at Dominion Theatre

    White Light Award for Best Lighting Design
    Howell Binkley for Hamilton at Victoria Palace Theatre

    Best Actor
    Bryan Cranston for Network at National Theatre – Lyttelton

    Best Actress
    Laura Donnelly for The Ferryman at Jerwood Theatre Downstairs at the Royal Court Theatre and Gielgud Theatre

    Best Director
    Sam Mendes for The Ferryman at Jerwood Theatre Downstairs at the Royal Court Theatre and Gielgud Theatre

    Best New Opera Production
    Semiramide at Royal Opera House

    Outstanding Achievement in Opera
    Joyce DiDonato and Daniela Barcellona for their performance in Semiramide at Royal Opera House

    Best Revival
    Angels In America at National Theatre – Lyttelton

    Outstanding Achievement in Muisc
    Hamilton – Composer-Lyricist: Lin-Manuel Miranda; Orchestrator: Lacamoire at Victoria Palace Theatre

    Best Theatre Choreographer
    Andy Blankenbuehler for Hamilton at Victoria Palace Theatre

    Magic Radio Best Musical Revival
    Follies at National Theatre - Olivier

    Best Actor in a Supporting Role in a Musical
    Michael Jibson for Hamilton at Victoria Palace Theatre

    Best Actress in a Supporting Role in a Musical
    Sheila Atim for Girl From The North Country at The Old Vic and the Noël Coward Theatre

    Best Actress in a Musical
    Shirley Henderson for Girl From The North Country at The Old Vic and the Noël Coward Theatre

    Best Actor in a Musical
    Giles Terera for Hamilton at Victoria Palace Theatre

    Mastercard Best New Musical
    Hamilton at Victoria Palace Theatre

    Special Award
    David Lan

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