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Camilla Kerslake handles Olivier Awards wardrobe malfunction like a boss

When she's not writing, Claire Gillespie can most often be found wiping snotty noses, picking up Lego, taking photos of her cat or doing headstands.

Classical star Kerslake shows just how to cope with those awkward red carpet moments

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The red carpet at London's grand Royal Opera House was awash with stars for Sunday night's Olivier Awards, the prestigious ceremony honouring achievements in London plays, musicals, operas and dance performances.

Joining Nicole Scherzinger, Dame Judi Dench, Russell Tovey, Talking Heads frontman David Byrne and Downton Abbey's Laura Carmichael was classical singer Camilla Kerslake, who arrived on the arm of her boyfriend, England rugby captain Chris Robshaw, and managed to steal the limelight on the red carpet in a very revealing, floor-length black gown.

Of course, the downside of a very revealing gown is often a potentially embarrassing wardrobe malfunction and that's exactly what happened to Camilla. But she took it in her stride and has actually given us all a step-by-step guide on what to do if a skimpy frock ever tries to get the better of us…

Keep a close eye on said frock and hope hunky boyfriend diverts attention

Classical star Kerslake shows just how to cope with those awkward red carpet moments

Photo credit: Daniel Deme/WENN.com

Smile confidently when hunky boyfriend leaves you alone in front of a million photographers

Classical star Kerslake shows just how to cope with those awkward red carpet moments

Photo credit: Daniel Deme/WENN.com

Be the first to acknowledge a nip slip

Classical star Kerslake shows just how to cope with those awkward red carpet moments

Photo credit: Daniel Deme/WENN.com

More: Madonna suffers serious wardrobe malfunction at the Grammys

Do your best to restore your modesty without drawing further attention to yourself

Classical star Kerslake shows just how to cope with those awkward red carpet moments

Photo credit: Daniel Deme/WENN.com

If all else fails show off your back. No nips, no slips, just pure gorgeousness

Classical star Kerslake shows just how to cope with those awkward red carpet moments

Photo credit: Daniel Deme/WENN.com

Remember that you're totally awesome, just the way you are — whatever your dress is doing

Classical star Kerslake shows just how to cope with those awkward red carpet moments

Photo credit: Daniel Deme/WENN.com

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