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Musical theatre winners at the 2017 Helpmann Awards

The Book of Mormon and Kinky Boots were the major musical winners at last night's ceremony.

The who’s who of musical theatre gathered at Sydney’s Capitol Theatre last night for the 17th annual Helpmann Awards. 

Kinky BootsThe Book of MormonDisney’s Aladdin The Musical and My Fair Lady were the success stories on the night, with the productions taking home the biggest awards between them.

Here’s who won what:

Best Female Actor in a Supporting Role in a Musical – Robyn Nevin, My Fair Lady

Best Male Actor in a Supporting Role in a Musical – Michael James Scott, Aladdin

Best Male Actor in a Musical – Callum Francis, Kinky Boots

Best Female Actor in a Musical – Anna O’Byrne, My Fair Lady

Best Choreography in a Musical – Jerry Mitchell, Kinky Boots

Best Costume Design – Gregg Barnes, Aladdin

Best Musical – The Book of Mormon

Theatre tickets

  • The Book of Mormon - Princess Theatre, Melbourne
  • Kinky Boots - Capitol Theatre, Sydney
  • My Fair Lady - Regent Theatre, Melbourne

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