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Audience Award for Most Popular Show

The Laurence Olivier Award for Most Popular Show 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 discontinued after 2016.[1]

Laurence Olivier Award
for Most Popular Show
Awarded forMost Popular Show
Location United Kingdom
Presented byThe Society of London Theatre
Currently held byThe Phantom of the Opera (2016)


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  1. ^ Lukowski, Andrzej (4 April 2017). "Andrzej Lukowski: The Oliviers have dumped the audience award – but should we mourn it?". The Stage. Retrieved 10 August 2019.

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