Nelson Fringe Festival Awards 2017

BEST ACTOR:

Shadon Meredith, WAITING

 

BEST ACTRESS:

Kim Georgine, THE VISITOR

 

MOST PROMISING EMERGING TALENT:

Isaac Thomas

 

BEST DIRECTION:

Amelia Reid-Meredith - WAITING

 

BEST SCRIPT:

Isaac Thomas - TWO-PIECE SUITE

 

BEST DESIGN:

WAITING

 

BEST SOLO SHOW:

WAITING

 

BEST IMPROV:

THE RABBIT HOLE - Rik Brown (with Isaac Thomas on music)

 

BEST YOUTH SHOW:

WHEN, directed by Gabbie Emerson

 

BEST LOCAL SHOW:

TAKE A SEAT, directed by Damara Sylvester

 

BEST OUT OF TOWNER:

HER (Georgina Sivier and Justin "Rusty" White)

 

EDGIEST SHOW, Sponsored by The Edge

THIS IS STEVE (Cameron McCleod)

 

SPIRIT OF THE FRINGE

Isaac Thomas

AUDIENCE FAVOURITE

MR BECKENBAUER'S UNFORTUNATE ENCOUNTER WITH ENLIGHTENMENT

(by the Ironic Theatre of the Absurd)

BEST OF FRINGE

WAITING, Sos & Sha Creative (Shadon Meredith and Amelia Reid-Meredith)

AWARDS

Nelson Fringe Festival 2017

photo Doug Brooks

Best Of Fringe Award for SOS&SHA

Nelson Fringe Festival 2017

photo Doug Brooks

2017 Judging Panel

Laura Irish

 

Laura Irish is an award-winning actress, improviser, playwright and new Director of the Nelson Fringe. She was a founding member of Body in Space Theatre Company. Laura has been a trustee on the Nelson Fringe Charitable Trust and the New Zealand Improv Trust.

Hadley Taylor

 

Hadley Taylor is an Auckland based actor, radio host and MC. He moved to Auckland from Dunedin, where he co-founded the production company Counterpoint, and performed regularly at Fortune theatre.

Catherine Hart

 

Catherine Hart is a Wellington-based theatre maker and writer. She has been reviewing theatre for the past four years, during which time she has also been an active theatre practitioner within the Wellington arts community. She has worked on many PlayShop Productions, including their weekly show, PlayShop LIVE!,

Giles Burton

 

Giles Burton is a theatre director who has worked in Europe, Asia and New Zealand. He has worked in many capacities on numerous festivals including: Edinburgh Fringe, Wexford Opera, Tbilisi, Athens and NZ International Festival in Wellington. He is also a director of the Prague Fringe Festival.

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Fringe dates: 1 - 9 May, 2020 | Registrations open Dec, 2019