Newcastle Fringe Awards

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Newcastle Fringe is proud of all our performers and acknowledges the hard work and creativity that goes into every show but there are always standouts. Newcastle Fringe presents awards to deserving performers in several categories each year…Congratulations to our award winners!


2020 AWARDS

Best in Fringe
Disenchanted – A Cabaret of Twisted Fairytales

Best Newcastle Show
OMG-WTF

Best Premier
Camino Man

Artistic Merit
Fever

Best Individual Performance
Sophie Cook for Mad Bitches Inc.

2020 EMERGING FILMMAKERS FESTIVAL

Live-Action Short

Winner: Black Cat by Anthony Phan Nguyen

Runner-up: Catch & Release by Jay Jay Jegathesan

Animation Short

Winner: The Quiet by Radheya Jeghatheva

Runner-up: Painting by Numbers by Radheya Jeghatheva

Commendation

My Dear Quarantine by Ewa Maria Wolska

2019 AWARDS

Best Show
Laurie Black – Space Cadette

Artistic Merit
Kyle Walmsley – In His Image

Best New Production
La Partida Theatre Group – The Plastic Beach

Best Newcastle Show
School of Survival – How To Survive A Zombie Apocalypse

Best Comedy
Amy Currie and Natalie Bochenski – Love-Hate Actually

2018 AWARDS

Best Show
University of Sydney’s a cappella group – Accappelicans

Artistic Merit
Carlotta The Great – A Showgirl: Deconstructed Artist

Best New Production
Jopuka Productions – Because There Was Fire

Best Newcastle Show
Clark Gormley – Nerdy Science Show