Marking the start of the 40th anniversary celebrations of the Olivier Awards in 2016, Society of London Theatre has today announced The Oliviers In Concert. The special event, in partnership with BBC Radio 3 and the BBC Concert Orchestra, will take place on Monday 25 January 2016 at Southbank Centre’s Royal Festival Hall. The evening will feature a host of West End stars performing a selection of songs from celebrated stage musicals. The concert will also be broadcast live on BBC Radio 3.
The BBC Concert Orchestra will be conducted by Keith Lockhart, principal conductor of the BBC Concert Orchestra and Conductor of the Boston Pops Orchestra.
The Olivier Awards recognise theatrical excellence in London theatre and were established in 1976.
Further details will be announced shortly.