Nominations & Winners

And the nominees are...

MasterCard Best New Musical

The Book Of Mormon at the Prince of Wales Theatre

The Book Of Mormon at the Prince of Wales Theatre Winner

Trey Parker and Matt Stone’s Tony Award-winning satirical hit was one of last year’s most highly-anticipated arrivals. The public soon fell under its unashamedly offensive spell, discovering a warm heart at its centre and a catchy – albeit filthy – score to boot.

Charlie And The Chocolate Factory at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane

Charlie And The Chocolate Factory at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane

Sam Mendes brought Roald Dahl’s hugely popular story to life in a magical production packed with kaleidoscopic costumes as bright as Charlie Bucket, sets as inventive as Willy Wonka’s concoctions and a cast of youngsters as talented as Oompa-Loompas.

Once at the Phoenix Theatre

Once at the Phoenix Theatre

Following its success on Broadway, Enda Walsh’s adaptation of the indie film is charming London audiences with its bittersweet tale and eclectic score. From a foot-stomping céilí to melancholy acoustic solos, the show is a love letter to music.

The Scottsboro Boys at the Young Vic

The Scottsboro Boys at the Young Vic

Kander and Ebb’s musical was both audacious and important, using the loaded conventions of a minstrel show to tell the horrendous story of a group of young black men whose lives were destroyed by a false rape accusation.