Festival 2016

The Festival was a great success and we were once again lucky enough to have Ben Humphrey as our adjudicator. Please find below his scores (in performance order) and the awards & nominations.

Download the RAFTA One Act Play Festival 2016 Marks and Awards

Marks Acting (40) Production (35) Stage Presentation (15) Dramatic Achievement (10) Total (100)
All By Myself (CATS) 27 29 13 7 76
Benny Hill’s (Postscript Players) 34 30 13 8 85
Cold Sweats (Buccaneer Players) 30 28 12 6 76
Silent Night (HATS – Henlow) 35 30 13 8 86
All By Myself (Brize Norton Theatre Club) 29 29 13 7 78
Murder at Mountjoy Halt (Herculean Players) 25 26 11 5 67
Sure Thing (Command Performers) 32 29 12 7 80
Poison (RAF Halton) 32 27 11 8 78

LYNEHAM CUP FOR STAGE PRESENTATION

Nominations: CATS for ALL BY MYSELF / PostScript Players for BENNY HILL’S / HATS for SILENT NIGHT

Winner: HATS for SILENT NIGHT

 

AWARD FOR INNOVATION IN DIRECTING

Nominations: Pat Callum for ALL BY MYSELF / Chris Proctor for SILENT NIGHT / Philip Goudal for BENNY HILL’S / Anne Artus for SURE THING

Winner: Philip Goudal for BENNY HILL’S

 

RALPH NEWBLE AWARD FOR BEST COMIC MOMENT

Nominations: Brize Norton Theatre Club for ‘The Huddle’ / Herculean Players for ‘He has a head wound’ / PostScript Players for ‘Fred’s Creeping’

Winner: Brize Norton Theatre Club for ‘The Huddle’

 

RAFTA AUTHOR’S AWARD

Nomination: Daryl Bennett for BENNY HILL’S / Paul Foot for COLD SWEETS

Winner: Daryl Bennett for BENNY HILL’S

 

PEGGY READING AWARD FOR THE BEST YOUNG PERFORMER

Nomination: Saffron Symonds at The Girl in COLD SWEETS / Ben Coggins as Ben in MURDER AT MOUNTJOY HALT

Winner: Saffron Symonds at The Girl in COLD SWEETS

 

BEST ACTOR AWARD

Nominations: Daryl Bennett as Allan in BENNY HILL’S / Paul Breen as Sean in BENNY HILL’S / Shayn Dickens as Jack in SILENT NIGHT / Andy Mitchell as Bill in SURE THING

Winner: Shayn Dickens as Jack in SILENT NIGHT

 

BEST ACTRESS AWARD

Nominations: Kirstie Lilleystone as Cheryl in BENNY HILL’S / Sue Kennedy as Rose in SILENT NIGHT / Caroline Seraille as Betty in SURE THING / Caron Scott as Denny in POISON

Winner: Kirstie Lilleystone as Cheryl in BENNY HILL’S

 

RUNNER’S UP TROPHY: PostScript Players for BENNY HILL’S

 

BRIZE NORTON TROPHY FOR BEST PRODUCTION: HATS for SILENT NIGHT