November 18th, 2018.
Every year for the past few years, I’ve attended the Olivier Awards and had to admit that as I don’t go to the theatre, I have a lot of difficulty identifying many of the most talented thespians treading various boards around London. But it’s only once a year, so I figure I can handle the embarrassment. Then, about six months later, I remember the Evening Standard Awards (2015, 2016, 2017…) , and I get to do it all over again, except this time in considerably colder weather.
Of course I love it. Here’s how it went down (note : commentary now updated with all the winners, and photos added at the end for all the winners I originally failed to upload):
So… that was that. I can’t wait to come back tomorrow and add to this journal, inserting all the winners and making it look like I knew who they were.
Postscript : Okay, now that I’ve had a chance to do some “research” and figure who won awards, I can sheepishly add the following particularly important people I missed entirely on my first go around: