ROSE BOWL WINNERS 2017

Chris Harris Award for Best Variety/Revue/Pantomime

Glastonbury & Street Musical Comedy Society

Snow White & the Seven Dwarfs

Also nominated:

The Sodbury Players

Dick Whittington

Thornbury Musical Theatre Group

The Snow Queen

First Corporate Coup de Theatre Award

The Bradfordians Dramatic Society

The Pied Piper

Amazing effect of the River Weser in full spate, flowing with the mechanical rats.

Also nominated:

T-Worx Productions

God of Carnage

Annette’s graphically explicit on-stage nausea

Weston-super-Mare Operatic Society

Spamalot

The Apache Dance – Nun and Monk

SLX Award for Technical Achievement

Bristol Musical Youth Productions

Starlight Express

Staging & Lighting

Also nominated:

Bath Unity Players

Alice in Wonderland

Set, Design & Lighting

Centre Stage, Exmouth

Barnum

Set Design & Lighting

Thornbury Musical Theatre Group

The Wizard of Oz

Set, Design, Lighting, Special Effects

Thornbury Musical Theatre Group Juniors

The Little Mermaid

Lighting

David Higson Award for Best Supporting Actor (Drama)

Taunton Thespians

Jack Ward as The Pardoner/other roles in

Telling Canterbury Tales

Also nominated:
@2K Theatre

Nigel Ford as Jim Trott in The Vicar of Dibley

@2KTheatre

Richard Hockey as David Horton in

The Vicar of Dibley

The Actonians Drama Group

Godfrey Laundy as Jim, the Gardener in

Humble Boy

The Bradfordians Dramatic Society

Mark Bessant as Frederick Treves in

The Elephant Man

The Cotswold Players

Darren Skinner as Bryan in

The Female of the Species

ProAct Theatre Company

Steve Blackmore as Alfieri in

A View from the Bridge

Quartet Community Foundation Award for Best Supporting Actress (Drama)

The Actonians Drama Group

Pat Stimson as Dull Gret in Top Girls

Also nominated:

The Bradfordians Dramatic Society

Cally Smart as The Nurse in Romeo & Juliet

Chedworth Drama Productions

Caroline Crow as Nerissa in

The Merchant of Venice

The Kelvin Players Theatre Company

Martha Graham as Clerk/Jacob Marley/Young Scrooge/Mrs Bob Cratchit in A Christmas Carol

St Alban’s Players

Sian Wakefield as Linda in Ladies’ Day

Taunton Thespians

Lindsey Cran as Wife of Bath/other roles in Telling Canterbury Tales

Spirolux Award for best Supporting Actor (Musical)

Thornbury Musical Theatre Group

Marvin Harris as Scarecrow in The Wizard of Oz

Also nominated:

Bristol Musical Theatre

Dominic Ammerlaan as Cornelius Hackl in

Hello Dolly

Exmouth Musical Theatre Company

Craig Butler as Agustin Magaldi in Evita

Just Us Productions

Charlie Marshall as Jason McConnell in

Bare: A Pop Opera

Weston-super-Mare Operatic Society

Luke Burgess as Everything Else in Spamalot

Weston-super-Mare Operatic Society

Mike Allen as Herbie in Gypsy

Award for Best Supporting Actress (Musical)

Weston-super-Mare Operatic Society

Leah Farmer as Lady of the Lake in Spamalot

Also nominated:

BLOC Productions

Grace MacDonald as Tzeitel in

Fiddler on the Roof

Clevedon Light Opera Club

Natalie Prescott as Penny Pingleton in Hairspray

Glastonbury & Street Musical Comedy Society

Jess Stradling as Adelaide in Guys & Dolls

Just Us Productions

Pippa Robinson as Ivy Robinson in

Bare: A Pop Opera

St Mary’s Players

Kathryn Francis as Mrs Fairfax in

Jane Eyre, the Musical

The Sodbury Players

Sarah Martin as Queen Rat in Dick Whittington

Taunton Amateur Operatic Society

Kate Gamblin as Roz Keith in 9-5, The Musical

Walter Hawkins Award for Creativity and Design

The Kelvin Players Theatre Company

The Beaux Stratagem

Costumes

Also nominated:

The Barnstormers

The Tempest

Sound & Visual Effects, Lighting

The Oldland Players

Around the World in 80 Days

Imaginative Open Air Set Design

The Oldland Players

The Servant of Two Masters

Set Design

The Sodbury Players

Bazaar & Rummage

Set

South West School of Dance

Barnum

Choreography, Set, Costumes

Thornbury Musical Theatre Group

The Snow Queen

Choreography and Set

Thornbury Musical Theatre Group Juniors

The Little Mermaid

Set and Costumes

Manor Printing Services Award for Best Publicity Material

St Alban’s Players

Ladies’ Day

Also nominated:

@2K Theatre

The Vicar of Dibley

The Actonians Drama Group

Humble Boy

The Oldland Players

Around the World in 80 Days

TAOS Musical Theatre

Made in Dagenham

Pamela Southern Award for Best Actor in a Youth Production

Zenith Youth Theatre Company

Lucas Porter as Dr Jekyll/Mr Hyde in

Jekyll & Hyde

Also nominated:

Bristol Amateur Operatic Society Youth

Jonathan Ainsworth as Horton in Seussical

Bristol Musical Youth Productions

Josh Jones as Professor Callahan in

Legally Blonde – the Musical

Bristol Musical Youth Productions

Josh Jones as Poppa in Starlight Express

Clifton College

Anthony Moll as Nathan in Guys & Dolls

Curtain Up Youth Theatre

Henry Stratford as Sir John Tremayne in

Me and My Girl

South West School of Dance

Toby Turley as PT Barnum in Barnum

Barbara Macrae Award for Best Actress in a Youth Production

South West School of Dance

Olivia Kerton as Charity Barnum in Barnum

Also nominated:

Bath Light Operatic Group

Bea Seviour as Oliver in Oliver!

Bristol Musical Youth Productions

Anna Birakos as Pearl in Starlight Express

Bristol Musical Youth Productions

Caitlin O’Sullivan as Elle Woods in

Legally Blonde – the Musical

Centre Stage, Exmouth

Sylvie Hodgson-Smith as Chairy Barnum in

Barnum

Thornbury Musical Theatre Group Juniors

Caitlin Wolstenholme as Sebastian in

The Little Mermaid

Zenith Youth Theatre Company

Georgie McSherry as Lucy in Jekyll & Hyde

Jean Fennell Award for Best Youth Production

Centre Stage, Exmouth

Barnum

Also nominated:

Bristol Amateur Operatic Society Youth

Seussical

Bristol Musical Youth Productions

Starlight Express

Clifton College

Guys & Dolls

Curtain Up Youth Theatre

Me and My Girl

South West School of Dance

Barnum

Joan Hawkins Award for Best Shakespeare, Classic or Restoration Play

Taunton Thespians

Telling Canterbury Tales

Also nominated:

The Barnstormers

The Tempest

The Bradfordians Dramatic Society

Romeo and Juliet

The Kelvin Players Theatre Company

The Beaux Stratagem

Gregg Latchams Solicitors Award for Best Actor (Drama)

The Bradfordians Dramatic Society

Ross Scott as the Elephant Man in

The Elephant Man

Also nominated:

The Kelvin Players Theatre Company

Phil Joiner as Ebenezer Scrooge in

A Christmas Carol

The Kelvin Players Theatre Company

Nathan Richards as Archer in

The Beaux Stratagem

ProAct Theatre Company

Matt Wells as Eddie in

A View from the Bridge

Eileen Hartly Hodder Award for Best Actress (Drama)

St Ursula Players

Emma Russell as Rose in

Dancing at Lughnasa

Also nominated:

@2K Theatre

Tamara Godwin as Geraldine Grainger in

The Vicar of Dibley

The Bradfordians Dramatic Society

Phoebe Lester as Juliet in Romeo & Juliet

Taunton Thespians

Cathy Grounds as Miss Tipdale in

Not Now, Darling

John Cousins Award for Best Actor (Musical)

BLOC Productions

Simon Vardakis as Tevye in Fiddler on the Roof

Also nominated:
Bath Light Operatic Group

Rob Dallimore as Fagin in Oliver!

Bridgwater Operatic Society

Mike Purnell as Julian Marsh in 42nd Street

Bristol Musical Theatre

Neil Baker as Horace Vandergelder in Hello Dolly

The Cotswold Players

John Salter as The King in The King and I

The Sodbury Players

Ross Brown as The Dame in Dick Whittington

Melanie Evans Award for Best Actress (Musical)

Exmouth Musical Theatre Company

Ann Killoran as Mrs Overall in

Acorn Antiques, the Musical

Also nominated:
Bridgwater Operatic Society

Maureen Wycherley as Dorothy Brock in

42nd Street

The Cotswold Players

Jenny Nixon as Anna in The King and I

Exmouth Musical Theatre Company

Jo Killoran as Evita in Evita

TAOS Musical Theatre

Lou Knight as Rita in Made in Dagenham

Thornbury Musical Theatre Group

Adele Sharp as Queen Bianca in

The Snow Queen

John Coe Award for Best Dramatic Production

The Kelvin Players Theatre Company

A Sense of Place

Also nominated:

The Actonians Dramatic Group

Humble Boy

The Bradfordians Dramatic Society

The Elephant Man

The Cotswold Players

The Female of the Species

The Cotswold Players

The Witches

The Kelvin Players Theatre Company

A Christmas Carol

The Kelvin Players Theatre Company

Dinner

ProAct Theatre Company

A View from the Bridge

St Ursula Players

Dancing at Lughnasa

The Bristol Evening Post Award for Best Musical Production

Bridgwater Operatic Society

42nd Street

Also nominated:

Bath Light Operatic Group

Annie

Bath Light Operatic Group

Oliver!

BLOC Productions

Fiddler on the Roof

Exmouth Musical Theatre Company

Acorn Antiques, the Musical

Just Us Productions

Bare: A Pop Opera

Keynsham Light Opera Group

9 – 5, the Musical

Thornbury Musical Theatre Group

The Wizard of Oz

Tickenham Drama Group

Into the Woods

Weston-Super-Mare Operatic Society

Spamalot

 Photographs of the 2017 Award Ceremony are available on Stewart McPherson’s website:  www.mcphersonphotography.co.uk

e-mail stewartmcpherson@btinternet.com

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