Matt Hall was the 2019 winner of the Tommy Thomas Award. A dedicated and hugely popular member of the cast of ‘Evita’, he was chosen by Musical Director Paul Garner for his contribution to the musical quality of the show
The Roy Braybrooke Award is voted for by the main-show cast, and for 2019 it went to costume designer Liz Milway for her amazing work on the wardrobe of Evita. The quality of her designs and outfits was remarked on by many in the audience, and all done on a challenging budget!
The Tom Farrell Award. Voted for by the committee and any member of the society is eligible, given to someone whose positivity, spirit and good nature has contributed to the society during the year. The 2019 recipient is Laurie-Lee McDowell. As choreographer Laurie-Lee did a tremendous job in bringing the 2019 touring show “Someone in the Crowd” together with her fellow creatives. Her boundless energy, dedication and unfailingly sunny outlook were fully reflected in the cast performances and she continues to be a very popular and active member of the society.
Tommy Thomas Award – Awarded by the MD of the main show to a member of the cast
|2019 (Evita)||Matt Hall|
|2018 (Cats)||Jen Webster|
Ray Braybrooke Award – Voted on by the cast of the main show to recognise a member of the show’s company, crew or production team
|2019 (Evita)||Liz Milway|
|2018 (Cats)||Andrea Birdwood|
|2017 (Dirty Rotten Scoundrels)||Alison Buckingham|
|2016 (Legally Blonde)||Matt Hawksworth|
|2015 (Secret Garden)||Phoebe Poulter-Kerry-Sinclair, Grace Ellis, Arun Austin & Bill Stanley|
|2014 (Godspell)||James Dowson|
|2013 (Parade)||Jenny Hinchliffe & Mark McCormack|
|2012 (Hot Mikado)||Suzanne Emerson|
|2011 (The Producers)||Liz Milway & Alastair Horne|
Tom Farrell Award – Awarded by the committee to a society member whose positivity, spirit and good nature has contributed to the society during the year.