Winners announced for the Black British Theatre Awards 2020
October 26, 2020  //  By:   //  News  //  Comments are off

The Black British Theatre Awards 2020 took place last night, championing the achievements of creatives and performers across all aspects of theatre. Voted for entirely by the public, the ceremony was broadcast on Sky Arts where the winners were announced.

Take a look at who won what …

BEST DIRECTOR AWARD FOR A PLAY OR MUSICAL
Nadia Latif, Fairview, Young Vic Theatre

BEST PRODUCER
Adrian Grant, Thriller Live, Lyric Theatre

BEST CHOREOGRAPHER
Kenrick ‘H2O’ Sandy MBE, REDD, Barbican Theatre

BEST DANCE PERFORMANCE IN A DANCE PRODUCTION
Kenrick ‘H2O’ Sandy MBE, REDD, Barbican Theatre

BEST DANCE PRODUCTION
Ingoma, Ballet Black, Barbican Theatre

BEST USE OF INNOVATION AND TECHNOLOGY
‘Nicole Raquel Dennis and Ryan Carter, Turn Up, Cadogan Hall

LIGHT AND SOUND RECOGNITION
Carmen Wright

COSTUME DESIGN RECOGNITION
Natalie Pryce

BOOK AND LYRICS RECOGNITION
Arinzé Kene

MUSICAL DIRECTOR RECOGNITION
Ian Oakley

CASTING DIRECTOR RECOGNITION
Isabella Odoffin

BEST MALE ACTOR IN A PLAY
Valentine Olukoga, The Fishermen, Trafalgar Studios

BEST FEMALE ACTOR IN A PLAY
Rakie Ayola, On Bear Ridge, Royal Court Theatre

BEST SUPPORTING MALE ACTOR IN A PLAY
Nari Blair-Mangat, Cyrano de Bergerac, Playhouse Theatre

BEST SUPPORTING FEMALE ACTOR IN A PLAY
Cherrelle Skeete, The High Table, Bush Theatre

BEST PRODUCTION PLAY
Death of a Salesman, Piccadilly Theatre

BEST MALE ACTOR IN A MUSICAL
Noah Thomas, Everybody’s Talking About Jamie, Apollo Theatre

BEST FEMALE ACTOR IN A MUSICAL
Miriam-Teak Lee, & Juliet, The Shaftesbury Theatre

BEST SUPPORTING MALE ACTOR IN A MUSICAL
Nicholas McLean, Wicked, Apollo Victoria Theatre

BEST SUPPORTING FEMALE ACTOR IN A MUSICAL
Nicole Raquel Dennis, Dear Evan Hansen, Noël Coward Theatre

BEST MUSICAL PRODUCTION
Thriller Live, Lyric Theatre

LGBTQ CHAMPION
Layton Williams

DISABILITY CHAMPION
Rachel Nwokoro

BEST TEACHER OF PERFORMING ARTS AS A SUBJECT
David Blake, WAC Arts

BEST RECENT GRADUATE
Tonye Scott-Obene, Italia Conti Academy of Theatre Arts

LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT
Shirley Thompson