2012 Award Winners

See all previous FRINGE WORLD award winners here.

2012 Award Winners

Martin Sims Award for Best New WA Production

The Martin Sims Award is the top prize of the Festival, recognising the best new Western Australian work in the Festival that is destined to succeed on the world’s stage. The Award honours Martin Sims, an Artrage Chairperson who contributed greatly to developing opportunities for WA creatives.

Presented by Western Power

Winner: City of Shadows presented by Rachael Dease


Cabaret Award

Winner: Meow Meow in 'Feline Intimate'


Circus Award

Winner: Briefs presented by Faanana Republic


Comedy Award

Winner: Josh Earl vx The Australian Women's Weekly Children's Birthday Cake Book presented by Dirty Work Comedy

WA Winner: I'm High on Life, What are you on? presented by Bonnie Davis


Dance & Physical Theatre Award

Winner: Tilted Fawn presented by The Blue Room Theatre Summer Nights, Melaine Lane & CLARK


Free & Community Event Award

Winner: Perth Chinese New Year Fair presented by the Ching Wah Association


Independent Program Award

Winner: The Blue Room Theatre Summer Nights


Music Award

Winner: Cut & Paste Collaborations presented by Cut & Paste


Performance Award

Winner: The Table presented by Arts Projects Australia


Spirit of the Fringe Award

Winner: Proximity presented by The Blue Room Theatre Summer Nights & Proximity Festival


Theatre Award

Winner: Hope is the Saddest presented by The Blue Room Theatre Summer Nights & Mythophobic


WA Emerging Artist Award

Winner: Dosh Luckwell for Mr Femme Fatale