An enormous congratulations to all our award winners for 2019!!! It’s been an enormous Decade of Fringe celebration for Sydney Fringe Festival. A big thank you to all our performers, producers, contributors, venues, volunteers, our partners, the Sydney Fringe Staff and all the amazing audience that came out in support.

 

2019 SYDNEY FRINGE FESTIVAL AWARD WINNERS

Best in category  

Best in Comedy Robyn Perkins - 10,000 Decisions
Best In spoken word & storytelling Generation Women
Best In Dance, Physical Theatre & Circus YUCK Circus
Best In Music Orpheus & Eurydice
Best In Fringe Kids The Greatest Magic Show
Best In Immersive World's Best Worst House Party
Best In Musical Theatre & Cabaret Minnie Cooper: From Chorus Boy to Leading Lady
Best In Theatre Evangeline

Touring Awards

Fringe World Perth Tour Ready Award Eleanor Stankiewicz | Nanna-Stasia
Melbourne Fringe Tour Ready Award World’s Best Worst House Party
SYNZ Fringe Tour Ready Award Feminah
Brighton Fringe Tour Ready Award Party Snake
San Diego Tour Ready Award Avocado Smash
Festival Director's Award Evangeline
EDGE Award presented by Inner West Council Avocado Smash

 NIDA Awards

Designer Tegan Nicholls, Stephanie Howe & Liam O’Keefe | Le Vide
Writer Eleanor Stankiewicz | Nanna-Stasia
Director Chenoeh Miller | Evangeline
Emerging Artist Emily McKnight | Gravity Guts
Most outstanding Actor Lachlan Martin | Party Snake

 

Spirit of the Fringe presented by Archie Rose Distilling Co. Sheena Barnes


Best In spoken word & storytelling

Shortlisted
Obstinate Little Tart
Generation Women

Best In Immersive

Shortlisted
World's Best Worst Houseparty
Hillbilly Thriller
Speed: The Movie, The Play
Museum of Fleas

Best In Fringe Kids

Shortlisted
Lord Of The Flies
The Experts
The Greatest Magic Show
Avocado Smash


Best In Music

Shortlisted
The Fever Pitch
Orpheus & Eurydice
Sonic Feet Strings in Concert
Sharing Secrets - Goldheist
Eishan Ensemble
Declan Kelly


Best In Dance, Physical Theatre & Circus

Shortlisted
But Why
YUCK Circus
Evangaline
Pisca
Armour

Contender
Le Vide
The Wait

Best in Comedy

Short Listed
Bec Melrose - Big Dolphin Energy
Carolyn Swindell - Why DIY
Gen Fricker - Trial by Trial Show
Lawrence Mooney - Part of The Problem
Matt Okine - Work In Progress
Robyn Perkins - 10,000 Decisions
Steph Broadridge - Female Musical Comedian

Contender
The Derryn Hinch Justice League
Cats Talk Back
Love/ Hate Actually
Made In Paris
Relatable Material

Best In Musical Theatre & Cabaret

Shortlisted
PISCA
The Girl Who Jumped Off The Hollywood Sign
Minnie Cooper - From Chorus Boy to Leading Lady
Naked Disco

Contender
We Are The (end of the) World
Peter Allen - Live In Inverted Commas
Times are Harder for Dreams
Discharged! A Nursing Cabaret
Apocalypse Please

Best In Theatre

Shortlisted
Evangeline
Romeo & Julien
The Ballad Of The Apathetic Son and His Narcissistic Mother
The Natural Conservatorium For Wise Women
Party Snake

Contender
Speak … Easy
Orpheus & Euydice
Matriarch
Affliction
Exit Wounds
Confessions of a Custard Melon Pan
Gravity Guts
Revolt. She Said. Revolt Again.
Håmlet
All I See Is You
Trojan Barbie
Eleanor Stankiewicz: Nanna-Stasia
Fat Kids Are Harder To Kidnap