Fringe Director, Christie Anthoney said, “Its no mean feat to win an Adelaide Fringe Award competition is ferocious, judges are razor sharp and decisions aren’t easy. All nominees and winners should be exceptionally pleased with the work they have created. ”
Bank SA Managing Director, Rob Chapman said, “the TalkFringe Rave Review Award was hotly contested with a record number of Fringe-goers giving their thoughts on the best show.
“We’ve had five times as many Fringe–goers visit the Talk Fringe site this year and it’s their rating and reviews that determine the winner of the TalkFringe Rave Review Award. Cyranose is truly an audience favourite.”
The award winners at the Adelaide Fringe 2008 are:
Heineken Award for Shameless Self-Promotion
Penny Ashton for Hot Pink Bits Rides Again
BankSA TalkFringe Rave Review Award
Sound & Fury's "Cyranose!"
Fringe Award for Best Visual Arts Venue
Fringe Award for Best Performing Arts Venue
Holden Street Theatres
Fringe Award for Best Puppetry
Grandpa Sol & Lily’s Grandma Rosie
Fringe Award for Best Dance
Seven, by Leigh Warren & Dancers
Fringe Award for Best Cabaret
Meow Meow in Beyond Glamour: The Absinthe Tour
Myspace Award for Best Music
Eran Svigos Award for Best Visual Arts Exhibition by an Individual
Red Moon Mountain Bloom, by Andrew James Intergalactic
Fringe Award for Best Visual Arts Exhibition by a Collective
c e l l a r sweatshop, by Hitch & Pearl Projects
BankSA Support Act
Trouble on Planet Earth, by the Border Project
Fringe Award for Best Comedy
Mark Watson - Can I briefly talk to you about the point of life?
Fringe Award for Best Theatre
The Smile off Your Face, by Ontroerend Goed
Spirit of the Fringe Award
The Garden of Unearthly Delights
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