Getting Involved

Prizes

CLASS 1 OPEN: First: The Biggs Drama Shield, Second: The Dorcas Gowing Memorial Trophy, Third: The Frank Richards Cup

CLASS 2 ALL-FEMALE OR ALL-MALE PERFORMANCE: The Maidenhead Advertiser Trophy

CLASS 3 YOUTH GROUPS (18 and under at the start of Festival): The Maidenhead Youth Drama Trophy

Prizes

CLASS 4 THE BEST UNPUBLISHED PLAY: The Fred Stone Trophy

CLASS 5 THE BEST PERFORMANCE OF A SHORT PLAY (Range 20-30 minutes): The Aubrey Harding Trophy

CLASS 6 ALL-ENGLAND THEATRE FESTIVAL (Minimum qualification - 70 marks): The Lynda Whitworth Trophy plus The Roy Bates Memorial Fund donation to the AETF winners

CLASS 7 BEST COMEDY: The John Rigg Trophy

SPECIAL AWARD FOR STAGE PRESENTATION: The South of England Building Society Bowl (In making this award, the Adjudicator will look for imaginative and appropriate decor and lighting. It by no means follows that this will be the most elaborate. Costume, make-up, properties, etc., will also be taken into consideration.)

ADJUDICATOR’S AWARD: The Moyra Hutchison Trophy