The Evening Standard Theatre Awards were held at The Old Vic Theatre in London on November 22, 2015.
There were 13 awards in total. Highlights included:
BEST ACTOR: James McAvoy – The Ruling Class
BEST ACTRESS: Nicole Kidman – Photograph 51
BEST PLAY: The Motherf**ker With The Hat – Stephen Adly Guirguis
NEWCOMER IN A MUSICAL: Gemma Arterton – Made In Dagenham
BEST MUSICAL PERFORMANCE: Imelda Staunton – Gypsy
BEST MUSICAL: Kinky Boots
The Beyond Theatre Award went to The V&A for the Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty Exhibition. The Editor’s Award in partnership with The Ivy was picked up by Vanessa Redgrave, and the Lebedev Award went to American lyricist and composer Stephen Sondheim.