Broadway vet Elaine Paige (Follies) and Olivier Award winner Ruth Wilson (Anna Christie) have been tapped to announce this year's Olivier Award nominees on BBC Radio 2. The announcements will take place on March 26 at 11:30am local time during the Ken Bruce show.
The live announcements, which will happen at a press event held in London's May Fair Hotel, will cover all of the year's eligible categories. It will also feature a performance by the cast of last year's winner, Matilda the Musical.
Elaine Paige has appeared on Broadway in Follies and Sunset Boulevard and also works as a regular broadcaster for the BBC. Ruth Wilson is the winner of two Olivier Awards, for her work in A Streetcar Named Desire and Anna Christie.