Nominations

And the nominees are...

Best Actress in a Musical

Zrinka Cvitešić for Once at the Phoenix Theatre

Zrinka Cvitešić for Once at the Phoenix Theatre Winner

Originating the role of Girl in the West End production of this hit musical, Zrinka Cvitešić has been winning audiences’ hearts since its premiere as the show’s inspirational and quirky heroine, impressing with her stunning voice and touchingly witty performance.

Charlotte Wakefield for The Sound Of Music at the Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre

Charlotte Wakefield for The Sound Of Music at the Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre

A former Olivier Award nominee, Charlotte Wakefield makes the list for her fresh and energetic take on the iconic role of the naïve nun-turned-governess Maria. The actress wowed with her rebellious, youthful and exuberant performance in Rachel Kavanagh’s acclaimed production.

Jenna Russell for Merrily We Roll Along at the Harold Pinter Theatre

Jenna Russell for Merrily We Roll Along at the Harold Pinter Theatre

Veteran musical theatre actor Jenna Russell wowed audiences as the cantankerous Mary in Sondheim’s sophisticated piece, adding to the piece’s sentimental heart with her touching and witty portrayal of the feisty writer. Russell won her first Olivier Award in 2007.

Rosalie Craig for The Light Princess at the National Theatre, Lyttelton

Rosalie Craig for The Light Princess at the National Theatre, Lyttelton

Rosalie Craig led the cast of Tori Amos’ much-anticipated musical as the ethereal title character and has already collected an Evening Standard Theatre Award for her impressive turn as the gravity-defying lead.