Norfolk Arts Awards 2016

AWARD NOMINEES AND WINNERS


THE ARTS IN THE COMMUNITY AWARD
Sponsored by Norfolk Community Foundation

Nominees:
Inspir8tion – fundraising group for Norwich Theatre Stage Two
Thetford Music Project

WINNER: INSPIR8TION


THE THEATRE AWARD
Sponsored by City College Norwich

Nominees:
James Ducker & Hayley Evenett – REDuck ProDUCKtions
Jack Lowe – Curious Directive

WINNER: JACK LOWE


THE VISUAL ARTS AWARD
Sponsored by Norwich University of the Arts

Nominees:
Dyad Creative – contemporary visual & performance arts
The Fairhurst Gallery

WINNER: DYAD CREATIVE


THE JARROLD NEW WRITING AWARD
Supported by the John Jarrold Trust

Nominees:
Sarah Perry – novelist
Peter Tolhurst – history & heritage writer

WINNER: PETER TOLHURST


THE MUSIC AWARD
Sponsored by Norwich High School for Girls

Nominees:
Lucy Pearson – producer and songwriter
Matthew Freeman – conductor and arranger

WINNER: MATTHEW FREEMAN


THE BROADCAST AND MEDIA AWARD
Sponsored by Norse Group

Nominees:
Susie Fowler-Watt – BBC Look East presenter
Fiona Ryder – Director of Mustard TV

WINNER: FIONA RYDER


THE FASHION AND COSTUME AWARD
Sponsored by Norwich Fashion Week

Nominees:
Ashley Pearce – costume designer
Carol Lake – textile designer

WINNER: CAROL LAKE


THE DR FRANK BATES DANCE AND MUSICAL THEATRE AWARD

Nominees:
Michele Neave – dance teacher
Lorraine Theobald – dance practitioner

WINNER: LORRAINE THEOBALD


THE HY KURZNER ENTREPENEUR AWARD
Sponsored by Helen McDermott

Nominees:
Tin House – creative community projects
3D Creations – theatre design and set-building company

WINNER: 3D CREATIONS


THE EDUCATION AND COMMUNITY AWARD
Sponsored by TEN Group

Nominees:
Stage Two – Norwich Theatre
Norfolk Youth Music Theatre

WINNER: STAGE TWO


THE PETER BARROW BURSARY AWARD

WINNER: LAURA ROOME, City College student


THE NORFOLK ICON AWARD
Sponsored by Mustard TV

WINNER: ZOE TELFORD, actor


EDP PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARD FOR BEST INDIVIDUAL
Sponsored by Eastern Daily Press

WINNER: THE NIMMO TWINS


EDP PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARD FOR BEST SMALL ORGANISATION
Sponsored by Eastern Daily Press

WINNER: SHERINGHAM LITTLE THEATRE


EDP PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARD FOR BEST LARGE ORGANISATION
Sponsored by Eastern Daily Press

WINNER: CINEMA CITY


OUTSTANDING CONTRIBUTION TO THE ARTS AWARD
Sponsored by EDP Norfolk Magazine

WINNERS:
PETER WILSON, CEO of Norwich Theatre Royal

DAVID CLAYTON, BBC Radio Norfolk
CAROLINE JARROLD, Chair of Norfolk & Norwich Festival


LIFETIME CONTRIBUTION TO THE ARTS AWARD
Sponsored by the Maddermarket Theatre

WINNER: ROGER ROWE, music programmer for Norfolk & Norwich Festival


All photos by Simon Finlay Photography


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