Olivier Awards 2012: live video coverage

Watch the theatre event of the year play out before your eyes as Britain's biggest acting stars celebrate in London


Tonight, the great and the good of British acting congregate at London’s Theatre Royal on Drury Lane for the most prestigious theatre awards of the calendar. 


Will Matilda sweep the board after securing ten nominations? Can Benedict Cumberbatch and Jonny Lee Miller take the best actor prize for their critically acclaimed performances in Danny Boyle’s Frankenstein?
Stay tuned to find out… 

The ceremony is presented by Imelda Staunton and Michael Ball and will begin at 6pm. 

As well as a host of gongs being awarded, the show is set to contain a number of performances, including musical renditions from the casts of Singin’ in the Rain, South Pacific and The Wizard of Oz. 

Here’s the full list of nominations


Now sit back, relax and enjoy!