Laurence Olivier Award for Best New Opera Production

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Laurence Olivier Award
for Best New Opera Production
Awarded for Best New Opera Production
Location  United Kingdom
Presented by The Society of London Theatre
Currently held by Les vêpres siciliennes by The Royal Opera (2014)
Official website Olivier Awards.com

The Laurence Olivier Award for Best New Opera Production is an annual award presented by The Society of London Theatre in recognition of achievements in commercial British theatre. The awards were established as the Society of West End Theatre Awards in 1976, and, renamed in 1984 in honour of English actor Lord Olivier.

Winners and nominees[edit]

1990s[edit]

Year Production Company
1993
Stiffelio The Royal Opera
Death in Venice The Royal Opera
Der Fliegende Hollander The Royal Opera
The Fiery Angel The Royal Opera
1994
La damnation de Faust The Royal Opera
Ariodante English National Opera
Gloriana Opera North
Die Meistersinger von Nurenberg The Royal Opera
1995
Khovanshchina English National Opera
Così fan tutte The Royal Opera
Don Quixote English National Opera
Roméo et Juliette The Royal Opera
1996
Billy Budd The Royal Opera
A Midsummer Night's Dream English National Opera
Salome The Royal Opera
Siegfried The Royal Opera
1997
Tristan und Isolde English National Opera
Cavelleria Rusticana and I Pagliacci Welsh National Opera
Fidelio English National Opera
1998
Paul Bunyan The Royal Opera
Falstaff English National Opera and Opera North
Palestrina The Royal Opera
Platée The Royal Opera
1999
La clemenza di Tito Welsh National Opera
Boris Godunov English National Opera
L'Orfeo Théâtre Royal de la Monnaie
Il trittico English National Opera

2000s[edit]

Year Production Company
2000
Hansel and Gretel Welsh National Opera
Alcina English National Opera
Parsifal English National Opera
Semele English National Opera
2001
The Greek Passion The Royal Opera
Pelléas and Mélisande English National Opera
L'incoronazione di Poppea English National Opera
War and Peace The Kirov Opera
2002
Boulevard Solitude The Royal Opera
Jenůfa The Royal Opera
The Rape of Lucretia English National Opera
Rigoletto The Royal Opera
2003
Wozzeck The Royal Opera
Ariadne auf Naxos The Royal Opera
Bluebeard's Castle and Erwartung The Royal Opera
Lulu English National Opera
2004
Les Troyens (Parts I and II) English National Opera
Così fan tutte English National Opera
Madama Butterfly The Royal Opera
Orlando The Royal Opera
2005
Lady Macbeth of the Mtsensk District The Royal Opera
Les Paladins Les Arts Florissants
Peter Grimes The Royal Opera
2006
Madama Butterfly English National Opera
Billy Budd English National Opera
La clemenza di Tito English National Opera
On the Town English National Opera
2007
Jenůfa English National Opera
The Makropulos Affair English National Opera
Orfeo English National Opera
Peter Grimes Opera North
2008
Pelléas et Mélisande The Royal Opera
Agrippina English National Opera
La fille du régiment The Royal Opera
The Turn of the Screw English National Opera
2009
Partenope English National Opera
Don Carlos The Royal Opera
The Minotaur The Royal Opera
I Pagliacci English National Opera

2010s[edit]

Year Production Company
2010
Tristan und Isolde The Royal Opera
Der Fliegende Holländer The Royal Opera
Lulu The Royal Opera
Peter Grimes English National Opera
2011
Bohème Opera UpClose
A Dog's Heart English National Opera
Adriana Lecouvreur The Royal Opera
Elegy for Young Lovers English National Opera
2012
Castor et Pollux English National Opera
Clemency ROH2
A Midsummer Night's Dream English National Opera
The Passenger English National Opera
2013
Einstein on the Beach Robert Wilson and Philip Glass
Billy Budd English National Opera
Caligula English National Opera
La traviata English National Opera
2014
Les vêpres siciliennes The Royal Opera
The Firework-Maker's Daughter The Royal Opera
Wozzeck English National Opera

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