Winners of 6th MTM:UK musical theatre awards at Edinburgh Fringe announced

Published: 22 August 2012
Reporter: David Chadderton

Musical Theatre Matters (MTM:UK) has announced the winners of its sixth Edinburgh Fringe musical theatre awards.

  • Best Production of an Existing Work: Anthony Rapp – Without You (Menier Chocolate Factory)
  • Best Book: Barbershopera – The Three Musketeers (Rob Castell and Tom Sadler)
  • Best Music: Death Boogie (Darian Dauchen)
  • Best Lyrics: Othello – The Remix (Q Brothers)
  • Innovation In Musical Theatre: Death Boogie (DDMcG Productions, Assembly Roxy)
  • The Tods Murray Award for Best New Musical Theatre Show: Othello – The Remix (Q Brothers, Chicago Shakespeare Company, Richard Jordan Productions, Pleasance)

There were also special awards to:

  • Songs of Lear (Song of the Goat Theatre) for an experimental work showing excellence in where the musical form may develop
  • C Venues for continued support to Musical Theatre