GMDF Nominations for Chads Theatre

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!


G.M.D.F Nominations

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.