About This Year's Awards
The 35th Laurence Olivier Awards take place at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane on Sunday 13 March.
The Olivier Awards celebrate the world-class status of London's theatre. They are attended by international film and theatre stars and are broadcast in many countries around the world.
This year's ceremony will comprise unique theatrical entertainment created especially for the occasion, backed by the BBC Concert Orchestra.
The 2011 awards also see the return of the Audience Award for the Most Popular Show, decided entirely by members of the public and presented by BBC Radio 2.