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Naledi Theatre Awards:
  • Theatre Sound Design
  • Theatre Lighting design
  • Theatre Set design
  • Costume Design (Play or Musical)
  • Production for Children and Young Audiences
  • Performance by a Newcomer/Breakthrough: Male/Female (Brett Goldin trophy)
  • Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role/Cameo (Play or Musical)
  • Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role/Cameo (Play or Musical)
  • Performance in a Musical: Male
  • Performance in a Musical: female
  • Best performance in Musical/Revue
  • Musical Direction
  • Musical score/arrangements
  • Original Choreography (Musical or revue)
  • Cutting Edge Production
  • Ensemble Production
  • Performance by an Actress in a Lead Role
  • Performance by an Actor in a Lead Role
  • Best Ensemble Production
  • Director: Play or Musical
  • Production of a Play/Comedy
  • Best New South African Script
  • Production of a Musical (Joan Brickhill trophy)
  • World Impact Award: a Production, Producer, performer or writer who has taken SA Theatre to the World and made an impact that raises the bar of how SA theatre and practitioners are viewed, recognised and applauded.
  • TMSA Life Time Achievement Award(s)
  • Executive Director's Award (for outstanding contribution to South African Theatre)
Criteria for Judging and Eligibility:
  • The Naledi Theatre Awards is open to all Professional Theatre Productions staged at a main stream venue in Gauteng by a professional Management.
  • Naledi recognizes professional South African Artistes, Producers and Creators.
  • Overseas Directors, designers and actors are also eligible if the creative work is done in SA.
  • No Student Productions are eligible whether they utilize certain professionals or not.
* More detail and clarity at the Naledi Forum »»

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