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Almeida Theatre wins six Olivier Awards


At the Olivier Awards 2023, the Almeida Theatre won six awards across three productions. The winners were announced at a ceremony held at the Royal Albert Hall on Sunday 2 April.

Associate Director Rebecca Frecknall’s production of A Streetcar Named Desire was named Best Revival, with awards also going to Paul Mescal for Best Actor, and Anjana Vasan for Best Actress in a Supporting Role.

Will Keen took home the award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role for his performance in Peter Morgan’s Patriots.

For their performances in our new musical Tammy FayeKatie Brayben won Best Actress in a Musical, and Zubin Varla for Best Actor in a Supporting Role in a Musical.

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Almeida Theatre Olivier Award Winners

Photos by Pamela Raith.

Rebecca Frecknall at the Olivier Awards.
Anjana Vasan at the Olivier Awards.
Paul Mescal at the Olivier Awards.
Will Keen at the Olivier Awards.
Katie Brayben at the Olivier Awards.