Albums are one of the best ways to keep a show alive in the memory - or to discover a new side of one of your favourite performers. There's some phenomenal scores and #StageFaves talent represented in the shortlists for The Curtain Up Show's second annual Album of the Year awards. Who gets your votes?
Nominees have been announced for The Curtain Up Show Album of the Year 2016 in association with TodayTix. This year, three categories (each with six nominees) are open to the public vote. Voting closes at 5.00pm GMT on Wednesday 4 January 2017, and winners will be announced live on Resonance FM at 4.00pm GMT on Friday 6 January 2017. One lucky voter will win a £100 TodayTix Gift Card.
To cast your vote, visit thecurtainupshow.com/albumoftheyear.
Best UK Cast Recording
- American Psycho - Original London Cast Recording
- Close To You: Bacharach Reimagined - Original London Cast Recording
- Funny Girl - Original London Cast Recording
- Half A Sixpence - 2016 London Cast Recording
- Kinky Boots - Original West End Cast Recording
- Mrs Henderson Presents - Original London Cast Recording
Best American Cast Recording
- Allegiance - Original Broadway Cast Recording
- The Color Purple - New Broadway Cast Recording
- Fiddler On The Roof - 2016 Broadway Cast Recording
- Lazarus - Original Cast Recording
- On Your Feet! - Original Broadway Cast Recording
- Waitress - Original Broadway Cast Recording
Best Solo Album / Non Cast Recording
- Cheyenne Jackson - Renaissance
- Lin-Manuel Miranda - The Hamilton Mixtape
- Idina Menzel - idina.
- Kristin Chenoweth - The Art of Elegance
- Nadim Naaman - Sides
- Samantha Barks - Samantha Barks