2022 Award Winners

See all previous FRINGE WORLD award winners here.

2022 Award Winners

Martin Sims Award
Presented by FRINGE WORLD

Presented to the best new Western Australian work that is destined to succeed on the world’s stage. The Award is named in honour of Martin Sims, former Chairperson of Artrage (the presenter of FRINGE WORLD) and a life-long advocate for the arts in WA.

Winner: Ginava's Messy Friends 

Shortlisted:  
You Are  
Elliot's Big Nose and the Snot That It Grows
Hot Nonsense   
Club D’amour 

 

The Blaz Award
Presented by FRINGE WORLD

Presented to the best writing for performance by a WA writer. The Award is named in honour of Perth playwright George Blazevich.

Winner: Kind Regards, Michelle Aitken 

 

Cabaret Award 

Presented by Kleenheat 

Winner: Life's A Drag - The Sequel 

 

Children's Event Award 

Presented by City of Perth  

Winner: A One Man Circus   

 

Circus Award 

Presented by MadFish Wines  

Winner: GODZ 

 

Comedy Award 

Presented by Gage Roads Brewing Co. 

Winner: Bogan Shakespeare Presents: Julius Caesar  

 

Dance & Physical Theatre Award 

Presented by iiNet 

Winner: MERCY 

 

Visual Arts & Film Award 

Presented by oOh! Media 

Winner: Starship Cruising 

 

Community & Special Events Event Award 

Presented by Lotterywest  

Winner: Yas, Quiz Me Daddy 

 

Music & Musicals Award 

Presented by Nova 93.7 

Winner: ONSEN

 

Theatre Award  

Presented by Old Young’s 

Winner: DIRT by Angus Cameron  

 

Variety Line-up Award 

Presented by ABC Radio Perth 

Winner: All Horn-ed Up! with the Two Cent Professionals 

 

 Perth Now Critic’s Choice Award 

Presented by Perth Now

Winner: Chicken Flavour

 

Spirit of the Fringe Award 

Presented by FRINGE WORLD 

Winner: Nick Mortimer 

 

Independent Hub Award 

Presented by FRINGE WORLD 

Winner: State of Play 

 

Independent Venue Award 

Presented by K&L Gates

Winner: The Rechabite 

 

Hall of Fame Award 

Presented by FRINGE WORLD 

Winner: Mermaids

 

Melbourne Fringe Tour Ready Award  

Winner:  Off Chops