The Helpmann Awards are not just pomp and ceremony. They also include performances from a number of nominated and upcoming productions from around Australia.
The years awards included performances by cast members of Aladdin, My Fair Lady, Kinky Boots, American Idiot, Construct, Book of Mormon, Velvet and the upcoming Beautiful: The Carole King Musical.
We’ve pulled together all the numbers that appeared in last nights ceremony so you don’t have to sit through the marathon 3 hour show just to catch your favourite number. If you would like to watch the entire ceremony, you can here on Foxtel Arts YouTube.
Don’t forget to also check out the 2017 Helpmann Award winners – full list.