2014 Award Winners

See all previous FRINGE WORLD award winners here.

2014 Award Winners

Martin Sims Award
Presented by FRINGE WORLD

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.

Winner: Point and Shoot presented by Holland St Productions


WA Emerging Artist Award
Presented by Woodside

Winner: Violette Ayad from My Father's World          


Independent Venue Award
Presented by Lotterywest

Winner: JumpClimb and Tomás Ford for Midlandia and Noodle Palace


Independent Venue Award
Presented by Lotterywest

Winner: Summer Nights presented by The Blue Room Theatre and the Perth Institute of Contemporary Arts


Cabaret Award
Presented by Vinaceous

Winner: Twists & Turns presented by Melbourne Cabaret Festival

WA Winner: Desperately Young at Heart presented by Robert Hofmann


Theatre Award
Presented by Artrage

Winner: Point and Shoot presented by Holland St Productions


Circus Award
Presented by Riverview Hotel

Winner: Briefs: The Second Coming presented by Briefs Factory

WA Winner: Kids Comedy Gala presented by Lunar Circus


The West Australian Arts Editor Award
Presented by The West Australian

Winner: This is Why We Can’t Have Nice Things presented by Gillian Cosgriff

WA Winner: Diva presented by Creative Collaborations


Comedy Award
Presented by APN Outdoor

Winner: Randy is Sober presented by Laughing Stock Productions

WA Winner: The Gina R Show (I'll do it for $2)


Performance Award
Presented by 720 ABC Perth

Winner: The Man presented by Chrissie Parrott Arts


Spirit of the Fringe Award
Presented by World Fringe Alliance

Winner: The Famous Sharron


Community Award
Presented by Metropolitan Redevelopment Authority

Winner (joint): Pride Fairday presented by Pride WA

Winner (joint): Chinese New Year Fair presented by Chung Wah Association


Dance Award
Presented by City of Perth

Winner: Paperland presented by The Blue Room Theatre Summer Nights & Toyi-toyi theatre


Film & Multimedia Award
Presented by Rooftop Movies

Winner: Bohemia Outdoor Cinema for ICS Screening + Big Name, No Blanket presented by FTI


Music Award
Presented by RTRFM 92.1

Winner: Sam Perry presented by JumpClimb

WA Winner and Second runner-up: The Rhythm Spectacular - The Music of Beyonce presented by Adam Hill and the Velvet Playboys


Visual Arts Award
Presented by Little Creatures

Winner: Eat Me presented by Melody Smith Gallery