Today the WhatsOnStage Awards nominations have been announced. Nominees include Benedict Cumberbatch, Judi Dench, Bradley Cooper and Nicole Kidman. And who else? Find out with our list of all the nominees. Words: Keziah Leary, Subeditor: Tenelle Ottley-Matthew You've been nominating for the past month and now the WhatsOnStage team have announced the nominations for the 16th annual awards. Fingers crossed some of your favourite actors and shows have been nominated, and it is now you're chance to vote once again, this time for the winners of the awards. To vote you can visit the WhatsOnStage awards website, where you can also buy tickets to the star-studded ceremony which will take place on the 21st February next year. But for now, read on below for all the nominees. Best
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