Wednesday
Jan312018

2018 Festival Awards

The 2018 Festival Awards are...

 

DAVID O'BRIEN MEMORIAL AWARD for BEST GROUP: St.Patrick’s D.S. Dalkey, “The Man on the Floor” by Neil Simon

 

BRAY CREDIT UNION SHIELD for RUNNER-UP: Bray Arts Drama Group, “A Kind Of Alaska” by Harold Pinter


(Best Group Nominations: Model Box Productions; Bray Arts D G; St.Patrick’s D.S, Dalkey)

 

MEL LEGGETT CUP for BEST DIRECTOR: Seymour Cresswell, St.Patrick’s D.S. Dalkey

(Best Director Nominations: Kevin Duignan, Model Box; Derek Pullen, Bray Arts; Seymour Cresswell, St.Patrick’s D S) 

 

 

IRISH CANCER SOCIETY AWARD for BEST COMEDY: St.Patrick’s D.S. Dalkey, “The Man on the Floor” by Neil Simon

 

 

RENWICK CUP for BEST ACTOR: Oran Rua, Balally Players


(Best Actor Nominations: Martin Davidson, Bray Arts; Michael Stokes, St Patrick’s D S; Oran Rua, Balally Players)

 

GREGG CUP for BEST ACTRESS: Fiona Keane, Bray Arts Drama Group


(Best Actress Nominations: Pauline Greer, Model Box; Fiona Keane, Bray Arts; Aisling Finn, Square One T.G)

 

JIM TINKLER AWARD for BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR: Shay Brennan, St.Patrick’s D.S. Dalkey


(Best Supporting Actor Nominations: Nick Harvey, Dalkey Players; Mark Coen, Balally Players; Shay Brennan, St Patrick’s D S; Byron Hayes, Square One T G)

 

MCGUINNESS AWARD for BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS: Miriam Reilly, Dalkey Players


(Best Supporting Actress Nominations: Sinead Keogh, Mel Ryan A.D.G; Miriam Reilly, Dalkey Players; Tracy Boxall, Delgany D.S; Beth Holmes, Delgany I.C.A)

 

DEREK PULLEN CUP for MOST PROMISING YOUNG ACTOR: Olivia Matthews, Kilrush D G


(Most Promising Young Actor Nominations: Aisling Finn, Square One T G; Olivia Matthews, Kilrush D G; David Dee, Kilrush D.G)

 

COLIN SMITH MEMORIAL AWARD for LIGHTING AND DESIGN: Caroline Hill, Square One Theatre Group

 

ADJUDICATORS AWARD in memory of Gladys Sheehan: Ashford ICA

 

FRED LEE AWARD for PERSON WHO HAS GIVEN OUTSTANDING SERVICE TO DRAMA: Peter Harrison

Youth Section:

 

BEST GROUP: Kilmac Drama, “Fionn and the Scottish Giant” by Clare Stephens & Conor McGowan

 

BEST YOUTH ACTOR: Ciaran Gilpin, East Glendalough School

 

BEST YOUTH ACTRESS: Caoimhe Flynn, Kilmac Drama
 
Adjudicator: Terry Byrne
Thursday
Jan042018

Bray One-Act Drama Festival 2018 - all performances at 7:30pm sharp

Tuesday 23rd January 2018

 

Betweenity

Drama by Lindsay Price

East Glendalough School

By arrangement with Theatrefolk 

 

Ernie’s Incredible Illucinations

Comedy by Alan Ayckbourn

Bray School of Speech & Drama

By arrangement with Samuel French Ltd


Fionn and the Scottish Giant

Farce by Clare Stephens & Conor McGowan

Kilmac Drama

 

Wednesday 24th January 2018

 

In the Bag

Comedy by Frances Bartram

Mel Ryan A.D.G

By arrangement with Lazy Bee Scripts

 

Another Life

Drama by Derek Webb

Model Box Productions

By arrangement with Stagescripts Ltd

 

For whom the Southern Belle Tolls

Comedy by Christopher Durang

Dalkey Players

By arrangement with Dramatists Play Service Inc.

 

Thursday 25th January 2018

 

A Kind Of Alaska

Play by Harold Pinter

Bray Arts D,G.

By arrangement with Samuel French Ltd

 

The Exiles

Drama by Jeffrey Grenfell-Hill

Delgany D G.

By arrangement with Samuel French Ltd

 

The Man on the Floor

Comedy by Neil Simon

St.Patrick’s D.S. Dalkey

By arrangement with Samuel French Ltd

 

Friday 26th January 2018

 

Whose Wedding is it Anyway

Comedy by Margaret Bower

Delgany I.C.A

By arrangement with Samuel French Ltd

 

Bar and Ger

Play by Geraldine Aron

Kilrush D.G. Wicklow

By arrangement with Samuel French Ltd

 

PVT. Wars

Comedy by James McClure

Balally Players

By arrangement with Dramatists Play Service Inc.

 

Saturday 27th January 2018

 

Vigil

Drama by David Butler

Square One T.G

 

Clara’s on the Curtains

Comedy by Arthur Lovegrove

Ashford I.C.A

By arrangement with Samuel French Ltd

 

Adjudicator - Terry Byrne

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ALL PERFORMANCES 7.30PM SHARP

Tickets €16 (Concession €13) each

 

Bray One Act Drama Festival 2018 in the Mermaid County Wicklow Arts Centre, Main Street, Bray

Tickets available from:

The Mermaid Wicklow Arts Centre, Main Street, Bray

Booking 01 272 4030 and http://www.mermaidartscentre.ie/events/details/bray-one-act