Cate Blanchett on the red carpet (Getty)

    Gallery: Evening Standard Theatre Awards 2017

    4 December 2017

    On Sunday night the Evening Standard Theatre Awards took place at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane, with The Ferryman, Jez Butterworth’s rural family drama that unfolds in the shadow of the Troubles, winning prizes in three categories, including best play and best director for Sam Mendes. Andrew Garfield won the best actor prize for his performance in Angels in America at the National Theatre and Glenda Jackson won the best actress gong for her acclaimed King Lear at the Old Vic. Both were on hand to collect their awards, while Evening Standard editor George Osborne, Keira Knightley and Cate Blanchett were also in attendance. Here’s a selection of pictures of the stars arriving at the ceremony.

    Keira Knightley

    Phoebe Waller-Bridge

    Andrew Garfield

    Jon Hamm

    Amber Riley

    Glenda Jackson

    George and Frances Osborne

    Lin-Manuel Miranda and Vanessa Nadal

    Ellie Bamber

    Anna Wintour

    Christian Slater