First Look at….WhatsOnStage Awards

Images have been released ahead of the 2021 WhatsOnStage Awards which will be taking place this Sunday 14th March.   New photographs have been released of some of the performers taking part in this year’s WhatsOnStage Awards ceremony, taking place virtually due to the current restrictions in place. Streaming live from the Turbine Theatre on the… Read More

NEWS: Presenters and Performers Announced for WhatsOnStage Awards

The 2021 WhatsonStage Awards is set to celebrate theatre and its audiences in a different type of ceremony this year. Streamed live from the Turbine Theatre on the 14th March, the ceremony is set to be hosted by Jodie Prenger and Tom Read Wilson, featuring Amy Hart and Oscar Conlon-Morrey, with performances from musical theatre stars representing shows that were… Read More

NEWS: 21st Annual WhatsOnStage Awards to Take Place in March

In contrast to previous ceremonies, this year’s awards will focus on the audiences. It has been confirmed that this year’s WhatsOnStage Awards will take place in a virtual ceremony, broadcast live from the Turbine Theatre on the 14th March via Stream.Theatre. But given that all theatres were closed in 2020, this year’s ceremony will focus… Read More

In Pictures….WhatsOnStage Awards 2019

Lin Manuel Miranda’s musical Hamilton won five awards at the ceremony which took place Sunday evening. The 19th annual WhatsOnStage Awards took place at the Prince of Wales Theatre last night, with Hamilton leading the way winning five awards during the evening including Best Actor in a Musical for Jamael Westman, Best Supporting Actor in… Read More

Opinion: Reaction to the WhatsOnStage Awards 2019

This year’s awards celebrated a diverse range of talent – with a few surprises in terms of winners. Emma Clarendon offers a few thoughts on last night’s ceremony. There is certainly plenty to take away from this year’s WhatsOnStage Awards – much of it positive, particularly in the diverse range of winners that the 2019… Read More

NEWS: WhatsOnStage Awards 2019 Nominations Announced

The newly announced nominations are led by Hamilton receiving 12 nominations, Company nine nominations, The Inheritance seven nominations and The Lieutenant of Inishmore with six nominations.  Announced by Le Gateau Chocolat today via WhatsOnStage’s social media channels, the nominations for the 19th annual awards marks the opening of the final voting stage (open until the… Read More

NEWS: Nominees for the 18th Annual WhatsOnStage Awards Announced

The nominations for the 18th WhatsOnStage Awards have been announced in ceremony which took place in central London today. Here’s a full list of who is nominated in which category…   Theatre audiences from across the country have voted for a wide range of theatrical talent, spanning musicals and plays from both the West End… Read More

WhatsOnStage Awards 2016…Who won what?

The 16th annual WhatsOnStage Awards took place at the Prince of Wales theatre (normally home to the Book of Mormon) and Love London Love Culture was in the audience. But who took away what award?  Best Actor in a Play: Benedict Cumberbatch – Hamlet:  In one of the longest acceptance speeches ever delivered, the Sherlock star… Read More