Brian May and Anita Dobson attend Evening Standard Theatre Aaards (22 Nov)


22 November 2015


Among honorees and guests including Vogue editor Anna Wintour, Brian May and Anita Dobson, Suki Waterhouse’s sister Immy and Gemma Arterton, Hollywood names like Kate Beckinsale and Nicole Kidman lent their star power to the London even which was held in partnership with celebrity restaurant The Ivy.

Nicole Kidman and James McAvoy win at Evening Standard Theatre Awards
23 November 2015 By Tim Masters


Best actor: James McAvoy, The Ruling Class, Trafalgar Studios
Natasha Richardson award for best actress: Nicole Kidman, Photograph 51, Noel Coward Theatre
Best play: The Mother with the Hat (Stephen Adly Guirgis), National Theatre’s Lyttelton
Milton Shulman Award for Best Director: Robert Icke, Oresteia, Almeida Theatre & Trafalgar Studios
Best design: Anna Fleischle, Hangmen, Royal Court
Charles Wintour award for most promising playwright: Molly Davies, God Bless the Child, Royal Court Upstairs
Emerging talent award in partnership with Burberry: David Moorst, Violence and Son, Royal Court Upstairs
Best musical performance: Imelda Staunton, Gypsy, Savoy Theatre
Newcomer in a musical: Gemma Arterton, Made in Dagenham, Adelphi Theatre
Evening Standard Radio 2 audience award for best musical (voted for by the public): Kinky Boots, Adelphi Theatre
Beyond Theatre: Alexander McQueen – Savage Beauty
Editor’s award: Vanessa Redgrave
Lebedev award: Stephen Sondheim

Check out arrivals /red carpet footage:

Brian May and Anita Dobson at LES Theatre Awards 22 11 2015

Nicole Kidman and Brian May at LES Theatre Awards 22 11 2015

Brian May and Anita Dobson LES Awards Jeff Spicer/GETTY
Brian May and Anita Dobson LES Awards – Jeff Spicer/GETTY