The Olivier Awards with Mastercard, have just announced plans for 2017, as they make their debut at the Royal Albert Hall on Sunday 9 April.
In the UK, ITV and Magic Radio will be the official broadcast partners. Internationally, the show will be broadcast on-line. Full broadcast details and timings will be announced nearer the date of the awards.
For the first time ever, there will be a new broadcast show of the red carpet which will be carried live across the world. With the support of Facebook, people will be able to follow all the action from the red carpet at the Royal Albert Hall with interviews and exclusive content. Red carpet coverage will begin at 16:30 (GMT).
Nominations for the Olivier Awards 2017 with Mastercard will be broadcast widely via a variety of online channels and partners on Monday 6 March at 12:00 (GMT).