Laurence Olivier Award for Best Revival
|Laurence Olivier Award
for Best Revival
|Awarded for||Best Revival|
|Presented by||The Society of London Theatre|
|Currently held by||Ma Rainey's Black Bottom (2016)|
|Official website||Olivier Awards.com|
The Laurence Olivier Award for Best Revival 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 first given in 1991 and temporarily stopped in 1996. It later returned in the 2003 ceremony.
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.