Laurence Olivier Award for Best Entertainment
|Laurence Olivier Award |
for Best Entertainment and Family
|Awarded for||Best Entertainment and Family|
|Presented by||The Society of London Theatre|
|Currently held by||Dick Whittington (2018)|
The Laurence Olivier Award for Best Entertainment and Family 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.
The award was originally titled Best Entertainment before being later renamed to Best Entertainment and Family in 2012.
Winners and nominees
- London Theatre Guide (2008). "The Laurence Olivier Awards: Full List of Winners, 1976-2008" (.PDF). 1976-2008. The Society of London Theatre: 20. Retrieved 2008-08-30.