|2017 Laurence Olivier Awards|
|Date||9 April 2017|
|Location||Royal Albert Hall, London|
|Hosted by||Jason Manford|
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The 2017 Laurence Olivier Awards were held on 9 April 2017 at the Royal Albert Hall, London. The ceremony was hosted by comedian Jason Manford. A highlights show was shown on ITV shortly after the live event ended.
Any new production that opened between 17 February 2016 and 21 February 2017 in a theatre represented in membership of The Society of London Theatre was eligible for consideration, provided it had performed at least 30 performances.
The nominations were announced on 6 March 2017 in 26 categories.
|Best New Play||Best New Musical|
|Best Revival||Best Musical Revival|
|Best New Comedy||Best Entertainment and Family|
|Best Actor||Best Actress|
|Best Actor in a Musical||Best Actress in a Musical|
|Best Actor in a Supporting Role||Best Actress in a Supporting Role|
|Best Actor in a Supporting Role in a Musical||Best Actress in a Supporting Role in a Musical|
|Best Director||Best Theatre Choreographer|
|Best Set Design||Best Costume Design|
|Best Lighting Design||Best Sound Design|
|Outstanding Achievement in Music|
|Outstanding Achievement in Dance||Best New Dance Production|
|Outstanding Achievement in Opera||Best New Opera Production|
|Outstanding Achievement in Affiliate Theatre|
|Society Special Award|