Olivier Awards 2012 with MasterCard Nominations Announced

March 15, 2012

Ballet News

Olivier Awards 2012 with MasterCard Nominations Announced

two dancers on stage

Lauren Cuthbertson as Alice and Simon Russell Beale as The Duchess Photograph : ROH/Johan Persson

The nominations for the Olivier Awards with MasterCard – the most prestigious event in the UK’s theatrical calendar – were announced today.

In the dance section, the design team at The Royal Ballet have been nominated for Christopher Wheeldon’s Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, as well as Ed Watson for The Metamorphosis :

OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN DANCE
THE DESIGN TEAM for their work on the Royal Ballet’s ALICES ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND at the Royal Opera House.
EDWARD WATSON for his performance in THE METAMORPHOSIS at the Linbury Studio at the Royal Opera House
SYLVIE GUILLEM for her performance in her production of 6000 MILES AWAY at Sadler’s Wells
TOMMY FRANZEN for his performance in ZooNation’s SOME LIKE IT HIP HOP at the Peacock

Winners will be announced at the Olivier Awards Ceremony held at the Royal Opera House on Sunday 15 April 2012 hosted by West End stars Michael Ball and Imelda Staunton. The BBC will be giving the awards extensive live uninterrupted coverage on television (via the Red Button), on Radio 2 and online, with red carpet coverage from 5.30pm and the Ceremony starting at 6pm.

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