Road to the Oliviers

 

Road To The Oliviers is an unprecedented four-part series celebrating this year’s Olivier Awards with Mastercard nominations, with live performances, exclusive footage and interviews.

Our fourth and final episode will take place at 1pm BST on Friday 6 April. Check back here to watch it live – we’ve got…

  • Interviews with theatre critic Lyn Gardner and playwright Jessica Swale
  • An exclusive chat with this year’s Special Award winner, David Lan

and the latest news and updates ahead of Sunday’s ceremony, hosted by none other than Chief Executive of the Society of London Theatre (SOLT) & UK Theatre, and Executive Producer of the Olivier Awards, Julian Bird!

Episode 1 (Friday 16 March 2018)

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🎬 Noms Derren Brown, JamieMusical’s Josie Walker & more chat with Jamie Lambert on our first Road To The Oliviers show LIVE! 🎬 #OlivierAwards

Posted by Olivier Awards on Friday, March 16, 2018

You can view our first episode above, hosted by Jamie Lambert. Studio guests included:

as well as exclusive backstage films with The Ferryman company and Long Day’s Journey Into Night nominee, Lesley Manville!

Episode 2 (Friday 23 March 2018)

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🎥 Carrie Hope Fletcher hosts our second Road To The Oliviers show LIVE with Young Frankenstein The Musical's Lesley Joseph, JamieMusical's John McCrea, Monica Dolan, and an INCREDIBLE Five Guys Named Moe performance!! 🎥

Posted by Olivier Awards on Friday, March 23, 2018

Our second episode, which took place on Friday 23 March, can be seen above. Studio guests included:

  • Everybody’s Talking About Jamie‘s John McCrea, nominated for Best Actor in a Musical
  • Young Frankenstein‘s Lesley Joseph, who is nominated for Best Actress in a Supporting Role in a Musical
  • Writer and star of The B*easts, nominated for Outstanding Achievement in Affiliate Theatre, Monica Dolan
  • The cast of Five Guys Named Moe, nominated for Best Entertainment & Family

as well as some more amazing backstage insights into Olivier Award-nominated shows – all hosted by West End star Carrie Hope Fletcher!

Episode 3 (Thursday 29 March 2018)

Road To The Oliviers

🎥 Carrie Hope Fletcher hosts our second Road To The Oliviers show LIVE with Young Frankenstein The Musical's Lesley Joseph, JamieMusical's John McCrea, Monica Dolan, and an INCREDIBLE Five Guys Named Moe performance!! 🎥

Posted by Olivier Awards on Friday, March 23, 2018

Our third episode, which took place on Thursday 29 March, can be seen above. Features included:

  • Interviews with Clare Halse and Simon Adkins from 42nd Street, nominated for Magic Radio Best Musical Revival
  • A chat with James Graham, writer of the Best New Play-nominated show, Ink
  • A world exclusive tour backstage at Hamilton
  • A look at the English National Opera’s incredible Iolanthe, for which Paul Brown’s designs were nominated for Outstanding Achievement in Opera

as well as some more exclusive insights into theatre’s biggest night – all hosted by the brilliant Jamie Lambert!