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Inspired by the BAFTAs and the Oscars, here are the Theatre Devoniads 2015:
Best Performance: Helen McCrory for Medea
Best Theatrical Networking: Premiere of Wolf Hall at RSC Stratford with Hilary Mantel in the audience giving approval.
Most Thought-Provoking Production: James Graham’s Privacy at the Donmar Warehouse.
Most Surprising and Delightful: The Knight of the Burning Pestle at The Sam Wanamaker Playhouse.
Most Uncomfortable and Back-Ache-Making: The Knight of the Burning Pestle at The Sam Wanamaker Playhouse.
Most Disappointing Night in the Theatre: A Small Family Business at The National.
Best Design: Fathers and Sons at The Donmar Warehouse.
Best Play for All Ages: Shakespeare in Love in the West End.
Best Musical Experience: Kiss Me Kate at the Proms.
Best Theatrical Event: Rona Munro’s The James Plays at the National.
Best Speech: Sofie Grabol in The James Plays on the Scots.
Simon Rattle conducting Rachmaninoff and Stravinsky at The Albert Hall
Big Talk’s new show Our Zoo. Great writing by Matt Charman, lively direction by Andy de Emmony.