On Sunday 22nd October 2017, the first Theatre & Technology Awards ceremony will take place at the Bush Theatre. The initiative looks to celebrate our digital world and the creativity that happens within it. Voted for by both critics and the public, a number of creatives were put forward across 11 categories. Respected judges in their chosen fields have been busy choosing their deserved winners, congratulations to all finalists!
Theatre & Technology Awards Finalists
Creative Innovation in Sound
Euripides Laskaridis & Kostas Michopoulos Relic
Adam El Hagar, Simon Maeder, Daniel Foxsmith, Tope Mikun Licensed to Ill
Philip Matejtschuk Brimstone and Treacle
Creative Innovation in Lighting
Mark Howland Dirty Great Love Story
David Plater Sinbad the Sailor
Eliza Alexandropoulou Relic
Creative Innovation in Video Projection
Luke Hall Ugly Lies the Bone
Andrzej Goulding Room
Félix Fradet-Faguy 887
Best Marketing Campaign
Chloé Nelkin & Snuffbox Theatre Blush
The Cornershop PR & AKA Lady Day
RAW PR & Boom Ents Alice’s Adventures Underground
Best Online Publication
Tea Films/Tiata Fahodzi Good Dog
Impact Video/ The Old Vic Woyzeck
Aracaladanza – Family Weekend
Best Poster Design
The National Theatre Graphic Design Studio The Motherf**ker with the Hat
Simon Williams/AIK Productions Combustion
Mike Smith/Motionhouse Dance Theatre Scattered
Best Live Streaming Platform
Royal Opera House
National Theatre Live
Best Production Photography
Andrew Schneider – YOUARENOWHERE
Tom Dale Dance Company and MOKO Dance – Digitopia
Special mentions go out to:
The Fall – EmpathEyes
The integration of video projection in this remake of Tarsem Singh’s cult classic must be seen to be believed. EmpathEyes manage to create a magical evening.
Zero Point – Darren Johnston
Video Projection, sound and lighting design become the protagonists of the show. The team create the impossible, in turn creating a visual and audio experience like no other.
Written by Lucy Basaba.
The first annual Theatre & Technology Awards will take place on Sunday 22nd October 2017 at the Bush Theatre.
A big thank you to critics, the public, the judges and our partners and sponsors for supporting the Theatre & Technology Awards.