2020 Awards

The following is a list of all 2019 nominations to date (currently 31 August 2019) which are eligible to be finalists and winners for the 2020 awards.

Please note that it may take a week or so for the latest nominations to be added, as we await images to be uploaded – but all the latest noms can be found on our Twitter feed: @offwestendcom

PLAYS / MUSICALS / OTHER

IDEA (Innovative / Devised / Experimental / Atypical)

Dear Elizabeth, Gate Theatre

No Show, Soho Theatre

dressed., by ThisEgg in collaboration with Made My Wardrobe, at Battersea Arts Centre

Kourtney Kardashian, by Sleepwalk Collective, at Battersea Arts Centre

Sex Sex Men Men, by Pecs Drag Kings, at The Yard Theatre

Bullet Tongue Reloaded, Big House

Fuck You Pay Me, Bunker Theatre, FYPM

Sh!t Theatre Drink Rum with Expats, Soho Theatre,

Souvenir, by Any One Thing, various venues around London

CHOREOGRAPHY / MOVEMENT

William Spencer, [title of show], Above the Stag

Shelley Maxwell, Equus, Theatre Royal Stratford East, English Touring Theatre

Summer Strallen, Romance Romance, Above the Stag

Iona Holland, Marvelous Wonderettes, Upstairs at the Gatehouse

Oti Mabuse, Ain’t Misbehavin, Southwark Playhouse

William Spencer, Boy Toy, Above the Stag

Zak Nemorin, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, Union Theatre

PERFORMANCE ENSEMBLE

Th’Importance of Bein’ Earnest, Drayton Arms

[title of show], Above the Stag

Dinomania, New Diorama

The Importance of Being Earnest, Tara Theatre

Undetectable, Kings Head

Wolfie, Theatre503

Intra Muros, Park Theatre

Marvelous Wonderettes, Upstairs at the Gatehouse

Ain’t Misbehavin, Southwark Playhouse

Afterglow, Southwark Playhouse: Jesse Fox, Sean Hart, Danny Mahoney

CitySong, Soho Theatre: Amy Conroy, Jade Jordan, Blaithin MacGabhann, Daryl McCormack, Clare McKenna, Dan Monaghan

Class, Bush Theatre: Stephen Jones, Sarah Morris, Will O’Connell

Does My Bomb Look Big in This?, Soho Theatre

Once On This Island by British Theatre Academy, Southwark Playhouse

Pictures of Dorian Gray, Jermyn Street Theatre: Stanton Wright, Helen Reuben, Augustina Seymour, Richard Keightley

Romeo & Juliet, various Fullers pub venues: Grace Kelly Miller, Stuart Turner, Nathaniel Curtis, Laura Harling

The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, Southwark Playhouse

Afterglow, Waterloo East Theatre, Benjamin Aluwihare, Adi Chugh, Peter McPherson

Anna Bella Eema, Arcola, Gabrielle Brooks, Natasha Cottriall, Beverly Rudd

Call Me Fury, Hope Theatre, Out of the Forest

Fast, Park Theatre, Caroline Lawrie, Natasha Cowley, Jordan Stevens, Daniel Norford

Great Expectations, Southwark Playhouse, National Youth Theatre

Little Baby Jesus, Orange Tree Theatre, Anyebe Godwin, Rachel Nwokoro and Khai Shaw

COMPANY ENSEMBLE

Neck or Nothing, Pleasance

Operation Mincemeat, New Diorama

PLAYS

PERFORMANCE (NON-BINARY)

Tilda Wickham, Out of Water, Orange Tree

FEMALE PERF IN A SUPPORTING ROLE IN A PLAY

Victoria Gigante, My Dad’s Gap Year, Park Theatre

Sheila Atim, Time for Love, Finborough Theatre

Sally Scott, Agnes Colander, Jermyn St Th

Stacey Victoria Bland, Call Me Vicky, Pleasance

Wendi Peters, Call Me Vicky, Pleasance

Marina Bye, The Lady from the Sea, Print Room

Arabella Weir, The Last Temptation of Boris Johnson, Park Theatre

Hollie Taylor, Flat Out, Upstairs at the Gatehouse

Patience Tomlinson, Go Bang Your Tambourine, Finborough

Sapphire Joy, J’Ouvert, Theatre503

Sara Alexander, Rejoicing Her Wondrous Vulva, the Young Woman Applauded Herself, Ovalhouse

FEMALE PERFORMANCE IN A PLAY

Alex Jarrett, Aisha, Park Theatre

Zarima McDermott, Beast on the Moon, Finborough

Rose Wardlaw, Outlying Islands, Kings Head

Rachel Harper, Rattled, Old Red Lion

Ellie Piercy, soft animals, Soho Theatre

Bianca Stephens, soft animals, Soho Theatre

Gemma Barnett, A Hundred Words for Snow, Trafalgar Studios 2

Naomi Frederick, Agnes Colander, Jermyn St Th

Amanda Boxer, Boots, Bunker

Tanya Loretta Dee, Boots, Bunker

Maisie Preston , Little Echoes, Hope Theatre

Pia Tjelta, The Lady from the Sea, Print Room

Redd Lilly Roche, Box Clever, Bunker

Emma Dennis Edwards, Funeral Flowers, Bunker

Victoria Jeffrey, After Dark, Finborough,

Gillian Dean, Crystal Clear, Old Red Lion,

Mia Austen, Go Bang Your Tambourine, Finborough,

Gabriela García, Lunatic 19’s, Finborough Theatre,

Lucy Briggs-Owen, Out of Water, Orange Tree Theatre,

Anna Nguyen, Summer Rolls, Park Theatre,

Lesley Ewen, The Glass Menagerie, Arcola,

Rebekah Murrell, Whitewash, Soho Theatre

Abigail Cruttenden, Black Chiffon, Park Theatre

Leila Mimmack, God’s Dice, Soho Theatre

Sally Ripley, Irish Coffee, Calder Bookshop & Theatre

Marianne Oldham, Meet Me At Dawn, Arcola, DOT Theatre

Tracy-Ann Oberman, Mother of Him, Park Theatre

Moronkẹ Akinola, The Niceties, Finborough

Dael Orlandersmith, Until the Flood, Arcola

MALE PERF IN SUPPORTING ROLE IN A PLAY

Jed Shardlow, An Enemy of the People, Union Theatre

Ben Welch, Call Me Vicky, Pleasance

Ira Mandela Siobhan, Equus, Theatre Royal Stratford East, English Touring Theatre

Ben Allen, Gently Down the Stream, Park Theatre

Edward Ashley, Lady from the Sea, Print Room

Jake Mitchell, Flat Out, Upstairs at the Gatehouse

John Sackville, Go Bang Your Tambourine, Finborough

Charlie Maher, The Glass Menagerie, Arcola

Matt Goldberg, Mother of Him, Park Theatre

Hari Aggarwal, Mother of Him, Park Theatre

Simon Stache, The Good Scout, Above the Stag

Bart Lambert, The House of Yes, Hope Theatre

MALE PERFORMANCE IN A PLAY

James Doherty, In Lipstick, Pleasance

Peter Duncan, The Dame, Park Theatre

Kalungi Ssebandeke, Blood Knot, Orange Tree

Tim Welton, Bodies, Southwark Playhouse

Matt Greenwood, Call Me Vicky, Pleasance

Christopher Tajah, Dream of a King, Drayton Arms, Waterloo East, Bridge House Th

Zubin Varla, Equus, Theatre Royal Stratford East, English Touring Theatre

Jonathan Hyde, Gently Down the Stream, Park Theatre

Patrick Driver, In Basildon, Queens Theatre Hornchurch

Rikki Lawton, Othello, Union Theatre

Danny Kirrane, We’re Staying Right Here, Park Theatre

Lorn Macdonald, Mouthpiece, Soho Theatre

Waj Ali, Ali & Dahlia, Pleasance

Will Barton, The Last Temptation of Boris Johnson, Park Theatre

Cary Crankson, Country Music, Omnibus

Gareth Kennerley, Crystal Clear, Old Red Lion

Sebastian Calver, Go Bang Your Tambourine, Finborough

Adam Gillen, Radio, Arcola

Malcolm Rennie, Shackleton’s Carpenter, Jermyn St Theatre

Luke Mullins, Southern Belles , Kings Head

Michael Abubakar, The Glass Menagerie, Arcola

Giorgio Galassi, Irish Coffee, Calder Bookshop & Theatre

Daniel Cornish, The Good Scout, Above the Stag

Richard Blackwood, Typical, Soho Theatre

PERFORMANCE PIECE

Richard Gadd, Baby Reindeer, Bush Theatre

Cora Bissett, What Girls Are Made Of, Soho Theatre

MOST PROMISING NEW PLAYWRIGHT

Tom Wright, My Dad’s Gap Year, Park Theatre

Holly Robinson, soft animals, Soho Theatre

Katie Duncan, The Dame, Park Theatre

Tatty Hennessy, A Hundred Words for Snow, Trafalgar Studios 2

Alex Oates, All in a Row, Southwark Playhouse

Monsay Whitney, Box Clever, Bunker

Ross Willis, Wolfie, Theatre503

Tariq Jordan, Ali & Dahlia, Pleasance

Dylan Coburn Gray, CitySong, Soho Theatre

Ronke Adékoluejo, Teleportation part of This is Black, Bunker Theatre

Eugene O’Hare, The Weatherman, Park Theatre

NEW PLAY

AJ, Aisha, Park Theatre

Ross McGregor, Gentleman Jack, Jack Studio Theatre

Tom Wright, My Dad’s Gap Year, Park Theatre

Holly Robinson, soft animals, Soho Theatre

Tatty Hennessy, A Hundred Words for Snow, Trafalgar Studios 2

Rose Lewenstein, Cougar, Orange Tree

Martin Sherman, Gently Down the Stream, Park Theatre

Ross Willis, Wolfie, Theatre503

Ryan Calais Cameron, Typical, Soho Theatre

Anna Jordan, We Anchor in Hope, Bunker

DIRECTOR

AJ, Aisha, Park Theatre

Chelsea Walker, Cougar, Orange Tree

Ross McGregor, Gentleman Jack, Jack Studio Theatre

Rikki Beadle-Blair MBE, My Dad’s Gap Year, Park Theatre

Luke Adamson & Toby Hampton, Th’Importance of Bein’ Earnest, Drayton Arms

Neil Bettles, The Unreturning , Theatre Royal Stratford East

Lucy Jane Atkinson, A Hundred Words for Snow, Trafalgar Studios 2

Trevor Nunn, Agnes Colander, Jermyn St Th

Matthew Xia, Blood Knot, Orange Tree Theatre

Ned Bennett, Equus, Theatre Royal Stratford East, English Touring Theatre

Sean Mathias, Gently Down the Stream, Park Theatre

Rikki Beadle-Blair, Undetectable, Kings Head

Iseult Gordon / David Horan, Class, Bush Theatre

Max Key, The Glass Piano, Coronet Theatre

Tom Littler, Creditors, Jermyn St Theatre

Andrew Beckett, Boom Bang a Bang, Above the Stag

Caitriona McLaughlin , CitySong, Soho Theatre

Steven Kunis, Afterglow, Waterloo East Theatre

Mumba Dodwell, Great Expectations, Southwark Playhouse, National Youth Theatre

Tristan Fynn-Aiduenu, Little Baby Jesus, Orange Tree Theatre

Andy Sandberg, Shida, Vaults

Matthew Parker, The House of Yes, Hope Theatre

Drew McOnie, Torch Song, Turbine Theatre

Chris Sonnex, We Anchor in Hope, Bunker

PRODUCTION

Outlying Islands, Kings Head

Equus, Theatre Royal Stratford East, English Touring Theatre

Wolfie, Theatre503

The Weatherman, Park Theatre, Anthology Theatre, Eilene Davidson Productions & Featuristic Stage

Go Bang Your Tambourine, Finborough Theatre, Two’s Company

MUSICALS & OPERA

FEMALE PERF IN A SUPPORTING ROLE IN A MUSICAL

Madalena Alberto, Aspects of Love, Southwark Playhouse

Eleanor Walsh, Aspects of Love, Southwark Playhouse

Simbi Akande, Violet, Charing Cross Theatre

Claire Machin, Amour, Charing Cross Theatre

Stacy Francis, Bare A Pop Opera, Vaults

Georgie Lovatt, Bare A Pop Opera, Vaults

Victoria Hamilton-Barritt, The View Upstairs, Soho Theatre

Emily-Mae, Brooklyn The Musical, Greenwich Theatre

Eleanor Lakin, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, Union Theatre

Ashlee Young, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, Union Theatre

FEMALE PERFORMANCE IN A MUSICAL

Kaisa Hammarlund, Violet, Charing Cross Theatre

Beth Burrows, Strike Up the Band, Upstairs at the Gatehouse

Kara Lily Hayworth, Maggie May, Finborough

Lauryn Redding, The Hired Man, Queens Theatre Hornchurch

Abigayle Honeywill, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, Union Theatre

Jeannette Bayardelle, Shida, Vaults

MALE PERF IN A SUPPORTING ROLE IN A MUSICAL

Jerome Pradon, Aspects of Love, Southwark Playhouse

Keiron Crook, Violet, Charing Cross Theatre

Samuel Martin, The Hired Man, Queens Theatre Hornchurch

Lance Collins, Boy Toy, Above the Stag

Cedric Neal , The View Upstairs, Soho Theatre

Oliver Savile, Falsettos, Other Palace

Tom Noyes, Preludes, Southwark Playhouse

MALE PERFORMANCE IN A MUSICAL

Richard Shelton, Sinatra: Raw, Crazy Coqs / Brasserie Zedel

Jay Marsh, Violet, Charing Cross Theatre

Jordan Lee Davies, Romance Romance, Above the Stag

Bart Lambert, Thrill Me, Hope Theatre

Jack Reitman, Thrill Me, Hope Theatre

Gary Tushaw, Amour, Charing Cross Theatre

Saul Kilcullen-Jarvis, Boy Toy, Above the Stag

Tyrone Huntley, The View Upstairs, Soho Theatre

Daniel Boys, Falsettos, Other Palace

Keith Ramsay, Preludes, Southwark Playhouse

Alex Lodge, Tick, tick…BOOM, Bridge House Theatre

MUSICAL DIRECTOR

Bobby Goulder, Strike Up the Band, Upstairs at the Gatehouse

Dan Jackson, Violet, Charing Cross Theatre

Alex Cockle & Stephen Edis, Ain’t Misbehavin, Southwark Playhouse

Jordan Li-Smith, Queen of the Mist, Jack Studio Theatre

Ben Goddard & Tom Self, The Hired Man, Queens Theatre Hornchurch

Jordan Li-Smith, Amour, Charing Cross Theatre

Felix Hagan, Operation Mincemeat, New Diorama

Darren Clarke, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, Southwark Playhouse

Henry Brennan, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, Union Theatre

DIRECTOR

Robert McWhir, [title of show], Above the Stag

Steven Dexter, Romance Romance, Above the Stag

Alex Mitchell, A Super Happy Story (about feeling super sad), Vaults

Hannah Chissick, Amour, Charing Cross Theatre

Bryan Hodgson, Elegies for Angels, Punks and Raging Queens, Union Theatre

Jethro Compton, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, Southwark Playhouse

Amy Draper, Islander: A New Musical, Helen Milne Productions, Southwark Playhouse

NEW MUSICAL

Violet, Charing Cross Theatre

A Super Happy Story (about feeling super sad), Vaults

Amour, Charing Cross Theatre

Operation Mincemeat, New Diorama

The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, Southwark Playhouse

Islander: A New Musical, Southwark Playhouse, Helen Milne Productions

Now and Then, Above the Stag

Shida, Vaults

MUSICAL PRODUCTION

Romance Romance, Above the Stag

The View Upstairs, Soho Theatre

Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, Union Theatre

Now and Then, Above the Stag

OPERA PRODUCTION

The Pirates of Penzance, Wilton’s Music Hall

HMS Pinafore, King’s Head, Charles Court Opera

Noye’s Fludde , Theatre Royal Stratford East, English National Opera

Partenope, Jacksons Lane, Hampstead Garden Opera

Das Rheingold, Arcola, Grimeborn

Don Jo, Arcola, Grimeborn

The Elixir of Love, King’s Head Theatre

DESIGN

COSTUME DESIGN

Robert Jones, Agnes Colander, Jermyn St Th

Martha Hegarty, Call Me Vicky, Pleasance

Adrian Gee, Amour, Charing Cross Theatre

Emily Stuart, Pictures of Dorian Gray, Jermyn Street Theatre

Hannah Wolfe, Great Expectations, National Youth Theatre, Southwark Playhouse

Jenny Hobson, Irish Coffee, Calder Bookshop & Theatre

LIGHTING DESIGN

Joseph Thomas, Aisha, Park Theatre

Aaron J Dootson, Aspects of Love, Southwark Playhouse

Zoe Spurr, The Unreturning , Theatre Royal Stratford East

Jack Weir, [title of show], Above the Stag

Mannie Manim, A Lesson From Aloes, Finborough

Paul Pyant, Agnes Colander, Jermyn St Theatre

Ciaran Cunningham, Blood Knot, Orange Tree Theatre

Jack Weir, Boots, Bunker

Jessica Hung Han Yun, Equus, Theatre Royal Stratford East, English Touring Theatre

Jamie Platt, Gently Down the Stream, Park Theatre

Richard Lambert, Undetectable, Kings Head

Nic Farman, Night of the Living Dead – Live!, Pleasance

Bethany Gupwell, Queen of the Mist, Jack Studio Theatre

Rob Halliday, Amour, Charing Cross Theatre

Jack Weir, Brooklyn The Musical, Greenwich Theatre

Christopher Nairne, Preludes, Southwark Playhouse

SET DESIGN

Alys Whitehed, Aisha, Park Theatre

Jason Denvir, Aspects of Love, Southwark Playhouse

Andrew Beckett, Extra Virgin, Above the Stag

Andrzej Goulding, The Unreturning , Theatre Royal Stratford East

Robert Jones, Agnes Colander, Jermyn St Th

Basia Bińkowska, Blood Knot, Orange Tree

Lia Waber, Boots, Bunker

Erlend Birkeland, Lady from the Sea, Print Room

Justin Williams and Jonny Rust, Othello, Union Theatre

Rachael Ryan, Thrill Me, Hope Theatre

Verity Johnson, Maggie May, Finborough

Diego Pitarch, Night of the Living Dead – Live!, Pleasance

takis, Ain’t Misbehavin, Southwark Playhouse

James Stone, Uncle Vanya, Hope Theatre

Mike Leopold, Hamlet, Iris Theatre

Helen Coyston, Operation Mincemeat, New Diorama

William Reynolds, Pictures of Dorian Gray, Jermyn Street Theatre

Schonlatern, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, Southwark Playhouse

Rebecca Brower, The Glass Menagerie, Arcola

Lee Newby, The View Upstairs, Soho Theatre

James Perkins, The Weatherman, Park Theatre

Anna Lewis, Anna Bella Eema , Arcola

Justin Williams, Brooklyn The Musical, Greenwich Theatre

Lucy Osborne, God’s Dice, Soho Theatre

David Shields, Now and Then, Above the Stag

SOUND DESIGN

Julian Starr, Aisha, Park Theatre

Pete Malkin, The Unreturning , Theatre Royal Stratford East

Benjamin Grant , The War of the Worlds, New Diorama

Xana, Blood Knot, Orange Tree

Samuel West, Paul Gavin & James Nicholson, Night of the Living Dead – Live!, Pleasance

Dominic Kennedy, Keep Watching, New Diorama

Andrew Johnson, Amour, Charing Cross Theatre

Sarah Weltman, Dark Sublime, Trafalgar Studios 2

Dan Balfour, Operation Mincemeat, New Diorama

Matt Eaton, Pictures of Dorian Gray, Jermyn Street Theatre

Michael Woods, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, Southwark Playhouse

Tom Foskett-Barnes, Anna Bella Eema, Arcola

David Chilton, Fast, Park Theatre

Tom Gimson, Great Expectations, National Youth Theatre, Southwark Playhouse

Nicola Chang, Little Baby Jesus, Orange Tree Theatre

Alistair Lax, The Strange Case of Jekyll and Hyde, Arrows & Traps, Jack Studio Theatre

VIDEO DESIGN

Andrzej Goulding, The Unreturning , Theatre Royal Stratford East

Will Monks, Ali & Dahlia, Pleasance

Ash J Woodward, Armadillo, Yard Theatre

Ben Bull, Baby Reindeer, Bush Theatre

Ash J Woodward, God’s Dice, Soho Theatre

Douglas Baker, Moby Dick, Jack Studio Theatre

Andy Ioannou & Daniel Frampton, The Strange Case of Jekyll and Hyde, Jack Studio Theatre

PRODUCTIONS FOR YOUNG PEOPLE

AGES 0-7

The Polar Bears Go, Go, Go!, Unicorn Theatre , The Polar Bears

AGES 8+

Prince Charming, Little Angel Theatre, Perth Theatre at Horsecross Arts

The Show In Which Hopefully Nothing Happens, Unicorn Theatre, Theater Artemis

The Hunchback of Notre Dame, Iris Theatre

AGES 13+