Hamlet wins four WhatsOnStage Awards

22 February 2016

Lyndsey Turner’s production of William Shakespeare’s Hamlet starring Benedict Cumberbatch won four awards at this year's WhatsOnStage Awards. 

Winners of the 16th Annual WhatsOnStage Awards were announced in a live ceremony on Sunday 21 February at the Prince of Wales theatre in London.

Hamlet and Gypsy both lead the awards wins, with four victories each. Hamlet won for:

- Best Play Revival
- Best Actor in a Play, Benedict Cumberbatch
- Best Set Design, Es Devlin
- Best Lighting Design, Jane Cox