Comedy And Tragedy On The Red Carpet

The red carpet of the 2011 Olivier Awards had the gravitas one would expect of the august British event. Not to mention, the oddness.


Comedy And Tragedy On The Red CarpetHere's the thing about this whole beige trend. It can be ethereally lovely but, as in the case of Elisabeth Moss, it can also make the wearer look rather wan and monochromatic.

Comedy And Tragedy On The Red CarpetRachel Sterling, ready for Beaton's Ascot Gavotte.

Comedy And Tragedy On The Red CarpetI love a dress with pockets — but then, I like most things about Sarah Goldberg's retro-perfect turn.

Comedy And Tragedy On The Red CarpetOlivia Williams tones down the va-va voom of the print with a classic shape.

Comedy And Tragedy On The Red CarpetJohnny Lee Miller, presumably shorn for his turn in Frankenstein; Michele Hicks goes Old Hollywood.

Comedy And Tragedy On The Red CarpetWell. I guess there's no point in wearing a romper if, like Tamsin Greig, you can't do...this.

Comedy And Tragedy On The Red CarpetThis is a case where we'd advise Elena Roger not to remove her cloak.

Comedy And Tragedy On The Red CarpetThe onlookers' expressions really say it all about Jodie Prenger's getup.