Waltham Forest Festival of Theatre

The 2018 Waltham Forest Festival of Theatre

Thursday 22nd to Saturday 24th March 2018

Adjudicator:  Jan Palmer-Sayer GODA.

Venue: Forest Community Centre, Walthamstow

2018 Award Winners

Festival Award for Best Team
Winner: St Augustine's Players (Breaking and Entering)

St Augustines Players at 2018 Waltham Forest Festival of TheatreSt Augustine's Players members show off their four awards

Festival Award for Second Team
Winner:  Woodhouse Players (Glass Hollow)

Romeril Award for Third Team (in memory of Phyl and Eric Romeril)
Winner:  Wadham Players (Will Shakespeare Save Us)

Roy Seammen Award for Adjudicator's Selection
Winner: Ron Atkinson for character and delivery (Wadham Players)
Other nominations:
Emilia Ashton and Madison Scully as the daring duo (ASD Theatre Company)
Ellie Roberts for ensemble playing (Wadham Players)
Michael Michael for direction (Wadham Players)

Festival Award for Best Performance by an Actress
Winner:  Anna Catchpole (Thurrock Courts Players)
Other nominations:
Anna Treadway (Woodhouse Players, Glass Hollow)
Danielle Christoper (Random Acts Theatre Company)
Nikki Barlow (St Augustine's Players)

Festival Award for Best Performance by an Actor
Winner:  Ian Martin, Woodhouse Players (Glass Hollow)
Other nominations:
Chris Millington, Wadham Players (Will Shakespeare Save Us)
Ian Davenport, St Augustine's Players (Breaking and Entering)
Jonathan Cruse, St Augustine's Players (Breaking and Entering)

Festival Award for Best Stage Presentation of a play in the Adult Section
Winner:  St Augustine's Players (Breaking and Entering)
Other nominations:
Wadham Players (Will Shakespeare Save Us)

Vi Gostling New Writing Award
Winner: Mark Davenport, St Augustine's Players (Breaking and Entering)
Other nominations: Anastasia Oh, Woodhouse Players (And the Babies)

Wanstead Players Pat Dancer Award for Best Supporting Player
Winner:  Tom Cannon (Woodhouse Players, Glass Hollow
Other nominations:
Ron Atkinson (Woodhouse Players)

Dick Williams Award for Comedy
Winner:  St Augustine's Players (Breaking and Entering)
Other Nominations:
Ron Atkinson (Wadham Players)

Chris Levoir Best Stage Crew Award
Winner:  Winner:  St Augustine's Players (Breaking and Entering)

Festival Award for Best Team in the Youth Section
Winner:  ASD Theatre Company (On with the Show)

Wadham Players Award for Second Team in the Youth Section
Winner:  Waltham Forest Youth Theatre (Around the World with Class 6)

CADOS Award for Most Promising Performer 18 and Under
Winner:  Zoe Webb (Woodhouse Players, And the Babies)
Other nominations:
George Davey (ASD Theatre Company)
Joe Morgan (Waltham Forest Youth Theatre)

Marcia Lee Award for Best Stage Presentation in the Youth Section
Winner:  Waltham Forest Youth Theatre (Around the World with Class 6)