Olivier Awards

The winners of the Olivier Awards were announced on April 9 and Harry Potter and the Cursed Child won a record 9 awards. The Olivier Awards recognize excellence in live theatre in Longon’s West End. Categories with winners of genre interest are listed below.

  • Best New Play: Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, a new play by Jack Thorne based on an original new story by J.K. Rowling, Jack Thorne and John Tiffany
  • Best Actor In A Play: Jamie Parker in Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
  • Best Actor In A Play: Billie Piper in Yerma
  • Best Supporting Actor In A Play: Anthony Boyle in Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
  • Best Supporting Actress In A Play: Noma Dumezweni in Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
  • Best Direction: John Tiffany for Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
  • Best Set Design: Christine Jones for Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
  • Best Costume Design: Katrina Lindsay for Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
  • Best Lighting Design: Neil Austin for Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
  • Best Sound Design: Gareth Fry for Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

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