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Dateline: 9th December, 2004

Denise Welch in Little Voice
Denise Welch in "Little Voice"
O-T Fagbenle
O-T Fagbenle

Manchester Evening News Awards Winners

The winers of the Manchester Evening News Theatre Awards have been announced:

Best Actress in a Leading Role
Denise Welch for The Rise and Fall of Little Voice (Royal Exchange)

Best Actor in a Leading Role
O-T Fagbenle for Six Degrees of Separation (Royal Exchange)

Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Barbara Marten for In Conversation ( Royal Exchange)

Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Leigh Symonds for Popcorn (Bolton Octagon)

Best performance in a Visiting Production
Ian McDiarmid for Henry IV (The Lowry)

Best Fringe Performer
Jonathon Pram in Victim of the 21st Century ( Royal Exchange Studio)

Best Musical
Taboo (The Lowry)

Best Visiting Production
Henry IV from the Donmar Warehouse (The Lowry)

Best Fringe Production
Coyote on a Fence (Royal Exchange Studio)

Best Special Entertainment
A Strange (and Unexpected) Event from Horse+Bamboo Theatre Company (Royal Exchange Studio)

Comedy Award
Bill Bailey in Part Troll (The Lowry)

Best Design
Perfect at Contact (design by Paul Clay)

Best Production
A Conversation (Royal Exchange Studio)

Best New Play
Perfect by Kaite O’Reilly (Contact)

Opera Award
Il Tabarro and The Dwarf - Opera North (The Lowry)

Dance Award
Play Without Words - New Adventures and the National Theatre (The Lowry)

Most Promising Newcomer
Andrew Garfield for Kes (Royal Exchange)


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©Peter Lathan 2004