Well, the 2013/2014 season has come to a close and it’s time for the GMDF (Greater Manchester Drama Federation) nominations to be announced..
.. and Chads Theatre has been nominated for an incredible 11 awards!
In one category, by Brian Lawson (Under 21s performance) all nominees are from Chads, so well done!
2013 – 14
Best Actor in a Lead Role
Anthony Collier Alan Turing in Breaking the Code
John Smeathers The Male Parts in Two
Best Actress in a Lead Role
Heather Bowman The Female Parts in Two
Best Supporting Actor
Roy Shipton Mr Perks in The Railway Children
Best Supporting Actress
Mary Ellis Elaine Navazio in Last of the Red Hot Lovers
Under 21 performance Male
Oli Sheard Lysander in A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Jonty Connelly Demetrius in A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Rory Graden Jack (John) Kipling in My Boy Jack
Under 21 performance Female
Mel Beswick Hermia in A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Ingenuity in Set Design for My Boy Jack
For the steam train and railway effects in The Railway Children
A full list of all the nominations can be found on the GMDF website.