2021 Fringe Awards! : Dunedin Fringe Festival

2021 Fringe Awards!

Dunedin Fringe Awards 2021

Award: Best Black Box or Public Performance
Sponsor: Dunedin Fringe
Winner: Keira Wallace
Award: Best Poster Award
Sponsor: Phantom Billstickers
Winner: James Nokise: Let it Out
Award: Phil Davison Special Contribution To Festival Life
Sponsor: Dunedin Fringe
Winner: Katrina Thomson
Award: Warwick Broadhead Memorial Award
Sponsor: Woof!
Winner: No Show 4: No Show Cameltoe
Award: Best Comedy
Sponsor: Nova Café
Winner: Chris Parker
Nominees: Eli Matthewson: Daddy Short Legs, Bondage Queen Sings the Hits
Award: Best Dance
Sponsor: Dunedin Fringe
Winner: This Piece Won’t Change the World
Nominees: Duo, Spectacle
Award: Best Music
Sponsor: Dunedin Fringe
Winner: Our Footsteps are all Entrances
Nominees: AUGmented Strork, Vor-stellen
Award: Best Visual Art
Sponsor: Gordon Harris the Art and Graphic Store
Winner: Unreal!
Nominees: Bathroom Self(ie), Creative Keys
Award: Best Theatre
Sponsor: Dunedin Arts Festival 
Winner: The Changing Shed
Nominees: RAA: Resilience, This Piece Won’t Change the World
Award: Outstanding Design
Sponsor: Southern Lights and Service
Winner: Tea Dances
Nominees: RAA: Resilience, The Carnival Ain’t Over: A Circus Rock Opera
Award: Outstanding Technical Achievement
Sponsor: Strawberry Sound
Winner: Rotor plus
Nominees: This Piece Won’t Change the World, Spectacle                                                                                                                                                                                
Award: City of Literature Beyond Words
Sponsor: Dunedin City of Literature
Winner: Faovale Imperium
Nominees: The Changing Shed, MOA Love Letters, Fierce Love and Fresh Air
Award: Most Original Content
Sponsor: Dunedin Fringe
Winner: Cargo Bike Art Space
Nominees: Pantybag Collective, Creative Keys, Spectacle
Award: Outstanding Emerging Talent
Sponsor: Dunedin Fringe
Winner: Harrison Kennedy (Dayboy)
Nominees: Petra Still (RAA: Resiliance), Jordan Wichman (The Bacchae)
Award: Outstanding Performer(s)
Sponsor: Dunedin Fringe
Winner: Jojo Bellini (Bondage Queen Sings the Hits)
Nominees: Blaise and Sarah (TWO), Kelly Hocking (Thief), The Cast of RAA: Resilience
Award: Best in Fringe
Sponsor: Dunedin Fringe
Winner: Otepoti Hip-Hop Hustle
Nominees: RAA: Resilience, This Piece Won’t Change the World, Faovale Imperium


About Us

The Dunedin Fringe Festival is the world’s southernmost Fringe Festival. Initiated in 2000, Dunedin Fringe aims to bring experimental contemporary art to a wider audience and to support the work of emerging artists. Dunedin Fringe is an annual event which happens every March timed to coincide with other fringe festivals in New Zealand and Australia.

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Dunedin Fringe Arts Trust
PO Box 1331
Dunedin 9054
New Zealand

03 477 3350