West End Wilma Awards 2015 – winners revealed

The_Wilma_AwardsThe second annual West End Wilma Awards have taken place at The Hippodrome Casino, Leicester Square.

Theatre blogger West End Wilma is everyone’s favourite nana in Theatreland – running around the West End interviewing stars and reviewing as many shows as she can fit in to her busy OAP lifestyle. Wilma was awarded the 2014 Ticketmaster Blog of the Year Award and is always engaged with the theatre world through social media.

West End Wilma and her team of reviewers shortlisted the nominees in each category from their combined opinions on the past 12 months of theatre. Those shortlisted were put to the public vote at www.westendwilma.com.

Host for the ceremony was producer, director and performer Tim McArthur. Artists who performed during the ceremony included Gina Beck (singing an original song from composer Alexander Bermange) and Evelyn Hoskins.

The winners are:

Best West End Show (Sponsored by eStage):

Gypsy

 

Best Off-West End Show:

Carrie

 

Best Touring Show:

Wicked

 

Most Underrated West End Show:

Urinetown

 

Evelyn Hoskins as Carrie White

Rising Star Award winner Evelyn Hoskins, here pictured in Carrie at the Southwark Playhouse

Rising Star Award (Sponsored by Planet Hollywood):

Evelyn Hoskins 

 

Most Welcoming Venue (Sponsored by SeatPlan):

Prince of Wales Theatre

 

Best Cabaret/Solo Performance (Sponsored by The Hippodrome Casino):

Rachel Tucker (St James Theatre)

 

Best Vocal Performance (Sponsored by London Weekly News):

Beverley Knight (Memphis the Musical) 

 

Best Family Show (Sponsored by R&H Theatricals Europe):

Bugsy Malone (Lyric Hammersmith)

 

Best Actor in a Play or Musical (Sponsored by Applaud):

Jon Jon Briones (Miss Saigon)

 

Best Actress in a Play or Musical:

Eva Noblezada (Miss Saigon)

 

www.westendwilma.com

Facebooktwittergoogle_plus

Join the Conversation

Sign up to receive news and updates from Musical Theatre Review

, , , , , , ,

Comments are closed.
Copyright: Musical Theatre Review Ltd 2013. All rights reserved.