Naledi theatre awards (PHOTOS)
The theatre industry gathered for the 11th annual Naledi Theatre Awards to applaud and cheer their peers.
The awards event, which was for productions staged during 2013, took place on Monday, 17 March, at the Lyric Theatre at Gold Reef City.
FULL LIST OF WINNERS:
BEST COSTUMES: Penny Simpson: Sunset Boulevard
BEST SET: Denis Hutchinson: Sunset Boulevard
BEST LIGHTING: Denis Hutchinson: Sunset Boulevard
BEST PRODUCTION FOR YOUNG AUDIENCES: Secret Garden: National Children's' Theatre
BEST COMMUNITY THEATRE ISHASHALAZI AWARD: Nomzamo: directed by Gcebili Dlamini for Hillbrow Theatre Project and SANCTA 23rd CT Festival
BEST NEWCOMER/BREAKTHROUGH (Brett Goldin Award): Khayalethu Anthony: Solomon and Marion
BEST SCORE/ARR/ADAPT: Alistaire Izobell & David Kramer: Blood Brothers
BEST MUSICAL DIRECTOR: Bryan Schimmel & Rowan Bakker: Jersey Boys
BEST ENSEMBLE/CUTTING EDGE: Balbesit: written by Saartjie Botha and directed by Jaco Bouwer
BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A PLAY/MUSICAL: Nondumiso Tembe: Race
BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A PLAY /MUSICAL: Desmond Dube: Nongogo
BEST DIRECTOR: Yael Farber: Mies Julie
BEST PERFORMANCE IN A MUSICAL (FEMALE): Bianca la Grange: Blood Brothers
BEST PERFORMANCE IN A MUSICAL (MALE): Grant Almirall: Jersey Boys
BEST PERFORMANCE IN A PLAY IN A LEADING ROLE : FEMALE: : Vinette Ebrahim: My Naam/Name is Ellen Pakkies
BEST PERFORMANCE IN A PLAY IN A LEADING ROLE: MALE: Bongile Mantsai: Mies Julie
BEST NEW SA SCRIPT: Hayani: written and directed by Atandwa Kani and Nat Ramabulana
BEST PRODUCTION OF A PLAY: Mies Julie : written and directed by Yael Farber
BEST PRODUCTION OF A MUSICAL: Jersey Boys: produced by Showtime Management
SOPHIE MGCINA BEST NEW EMERGING VOICE AWARD MARKET THEATRE: Dancer and choreographer Lulu Mlangeni
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR'S AWARD: LIZZ MEIRING
LIFE TIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD: FATIMA DIKE and MBONGENI NGEMA
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