MTM:UK Edinburgh Nominations

Published: 19 August 2011
Reporter: Peter Lathan

The nominations have been announced for the Musical Theatre Matters (MTM:UK) Awards at this year's Edinburgh Fringe. They are:

Best Production

  • From the Fire (Triangle Productions, directed by Cecilia Rubino at Zoo Roxy)
  • Hamlet House of Horror (Westminster Theatre Company, firected by Chris Barton at the Playhouse at Hawke and Hunter)
  • Homemade Fusion (In Short Productions at C soco)
  • The Hot Mikado (Durham Fringe Productions, directed by Maddy Mutch at C eca)
  • The Monster in the Hall (Citizens Theatre, directed by Guy Hollands at the Traverse Theatre)
  • The Prodigals (Inspire, directed by Joe Harmiston at Gilded Balloon Teviot)

Best Book

  • Constance & Sinestra by Alexandra Spencer-Jones
  • From the Fire by Cecilia Rubino
  • Scary Gorgeous by Helen Goalen and Abbi Greenland
  • Scene of the Titans by Tim Foley
  • Wasted Love by John and Gerry Kielty

Best Music

  • From the Fire by Elizabeth Swados
  • Hamlet House of Horror by Addison Axe, Chris Barton and Max Barton
  • Lillia by Stephanie Jayne Amies
  • Wasted Love by John and Gerry Kielty

Best Lyrics

  • From the Fire by Cecilia Rubino
  • Hamlet House of Horror by Addison Axe, Chris Barton and Max Barton
  • Scene of the Titans by Tim Foley
  • Some Small Love Story by The Flannigan Collective
  • Wasted Love by John and Gerry Kielty

Best New Musical

  • From the Fire (Triangle Productions at Zoo Roxy)
  • Hamlet House of Horror (Westminster Theatre Company at Playhouse at Hawke and Hunter)
  • Lillia (Southampton University Students' Union Showstoppers at C too)
  • Scary Gorgeous (Rash Dash Productions at Bedlam)
  • Wasted Love (One Academy at C Chambers Street)

Winners will be presented with their Awards at the MTM:UK Charity Gala at George Square Theatre on Wednesday 24th August at 14:30. The Gala will support the Musician's Benevolent Fund in its 90th year.