Everybody’s Talking About… Olivier Award Nominations

The nominations for the 2018 Olivier Awards were announced today by Elaine Paige and Alexandra Burke live on Facebook.

We are absolutely thrilled that Everybody’s Talking About Jamie has been nominated for a phenomenal 5 awards – Outstanding Achievement In Music, Best Theatre Choreographer, Best Actor in a Musical, Best Actress in a Musical and the big one, Best New Musical!

Here are our 2018 Olivier Award nomination categories:

OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN MUSIC

Everybody’s Talking About Jamie – Music and orchestrations by Dan Gillespie Sells at Apollo Theatre
Follies – The Orchestra, under the music supervision of Nicholas Skilbeck and music director Nigel Lilley at the National Theatre, Olivier
Girl From The North Country – Music and lyrics by Bob Dylan, original orchestrations and arrangements by Simon Hale at the Old Vic
Hamilton – Composer-lyricist Lin-Manuel Miranda at Victoria Palace Theatre

BEST THEATRE CHOREOGRAPHER

Andy Blankenbuehler for Hamilton at Victoria Palace Theatre
Bill Deamer for Follies at National Theatre, Olivier
Kate Prince for Everybody’s Talking About Jamie at Apollo Theatre
Randy Skinner for 42nd Street at Theatre Royal Drury Lane
Christopher Wheeldon for An American In Paris at Dominion Theatre

BEST ACTOR IN A MUSICAL

Ciaran Hinds for Girl From The North Country at the Old Vic
John McCrea for Everybody’s Talking About Jamie at Apollo Theatre
Giles Terera for Hamilton at Victoria Palace Theatre
Jamael Westman for Hamilton at Victoria Palace Theatre

BEST ACTRESS IN A MUSICAL

Janie Dee for Follies at National Theatre, Olivier
Shirley Henderson for Girl From The North Country at the Old Vic
Imelda Staunton for Follies at National Theatre, Olivier
Josie Walker for Everybody’s Talking About Jamie at Apollo Theatre

BEST NEW MUSICAL

An American In Paris at Dominion Theatre
Everybody’s Talking About Jamie at Apollo Theatre
Girl From The North Country at the Old Vic
Hamilton at Victoria Palace Theatre
Young Frankenstein at Garrick Theatre

Congratulations to all the nominees! Winners will be announced at the awards ceremony at the Royal Albert Hall on 8 April.

For the full list of nominees, please visit The Stage website.