Norfolk Arts Awards 2017

AWARD NOMINEES AND WINNERS


THE BUSINESS AND ARTS AWARD
Sponsored by Fosters Solicitors

Nominees:
Marion Catlin – arts facilitator
The Shoe Factory Social Club at St Mary’s Works – performance venue

WINNER: THE SHOE FACTORY SOCIAL CLUB


THE THEATRE AWARD
Sponsored by City College Norwich

Nominees:
Jo Edye – Crude Apache Theatre Company
Vic Young – The Great Hall Theatre Company

WINNER: VIC YOUNG


THE VISUAL ART AWARD
Sponsored by Norwich University of the Arts

Nominees:
Paint Out Norwich – outdoor painting event
Beverley Coraldean – visual artist

WINNER: PAINT OUT NORWICH


THE JARROLD NEW WRITING AWARD
Supported by the John Jarrold Trust

Nominees:
Elly Griffiths – novelist
Frances & Michael Holmes – history writers

WINNER: FRANCES & MICHAEL HOLMES


THE MUSIC AWARD
Sponsored by Norfolk Music Hub

Nominees:
KlangHaus by The Neutrinos and Sal Pittman – live music performance/art installation
Mammal Hands – Norwich jazz trio

WINNER: KLANGHAUS


THE BROADCAST AND MEDIA AWARD
 Sponsored by the University of East Anglia

Nominees:
Susie Fowler-Watt & Stewart White – BBC Look East
Becky Jago & Jonathan Wills – ITV News Anglia

WINNERS: SUSIE FOWLER-WATT & STEWART WHITE


THE DR FRANK BATES DANCE & MUSICAL THEATRE AWARD
Sponsored by Jane Hawksley

Nominees:
Matilda Zeigler & Richard Allain – theatre production by Norwich School
Lynn Ireson & Daniel Smith – Sound Ideas Theatre Company

WINNER: LYNN IRESON & DANIEL SMITH


THE NEW DIVERSITY AWARD
Sponsored by Norwich Arts Centre

Nominees:
Eyebrow Arts – creative community projects
Sink Ya Teeth – post-punk music duo

WINNER: SINK YA TEETH


THE EDUCATION AND COMMUNITY AWARD
Sponsored by TEN Group

Nominees:
Lucy Farrant – Young Norfolk Arts Trust
The Art Barn

WINNER: LUCY FARRANT


THE PETER BARROW BURSARY AWARD

Nominees:
Alexander Banks – The Moss Banks Company
Matthew Freeman – City College student

WINNER: ALEXANDER BANKS


THE NORFOLK ICON AWARD
Sponsored by Lovewell Blake

WINNER: SIR JOHN HURT


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

Nominees:
Annie Catwoman – Norwich Arts Centre
David Lambert – Theatre Royal Arts Courses
Isabelle King – writer

WINNER: ANNIE CATWOMAN


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

Nominees:
Groundwork Gallery
Lost In Translation Circus
Norwich Puppet Theatre

WINNER: LOST IN TRANSLATION CIRCUS


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

Nominees:
Come Yew In! – The Common Lot Theatre Company
Diss Corn Hall
Princess Theatre, Hunstanton

WINNER: COME YEW IN!


OUTSTANDING CONTRIBUTION TO THE ARTS AWARD
Sponsored by Norwich High School for Girls

WINNERS:
Richard Jordan, theatre producer

David Lambert, director of the Theatre Royal Arts Courses
Angi Kennedy, magazine editor
William Galinsky, Norfolk & Norwich Festival artistic director
Charles Pugh, Holt Festival artistic director
Richard Ellis, Holt Festival board


LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
Sponsored by Norse Group & Norwich City Council

WINNER: JOHN CUSHING


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