The Queen musical ‘We Will Rock You’ has won the BBC Radio 2 Olivier Audience Award.
The rock musical triumphed in the only category decided entirely by members of the public and avid Queen fans, who have been voting via www.olivierawards.com
The We Will Rock You show features the music of Queen alongside a story by Ben Elton.
Accepting the award, Queen guitarist Brian May commented, “Thank you to the tremendous talent that has come through our door and kept us rocking throughout the years.”
We will rock you, won in the category which had over 43,000 votes cast and beat stiff competition from other shows, Billy Elliot The Musical, Jersey Boys and Les Misérables.