Fringe Freak Awards– The Best of the Hollywood Fringe

on Monday, Jun. 25th

Does it have to be over?

The Hollywood Fringe Festival wrapped up last night with closing ceremonies (read: live band karaoke) and the annual Top of the Fringe awards affectionately known as the Freaks. It was a solid year for the Fringe, and a sign that the LA indie theatre community is really coming into its own.

But you want to know the winners, right? Here’s the list of winners, culled from the @HollywoodFringe twitter account (methinks some Fringers may be too hung over to crank out a press release yet this morning). The complete list of nominees follows.

THE WINNERS

Top of the Fringe: Lost Moon Radio Episode 12 (hear our interview with producer Monica Miklas)

Best of Theatre: Red Bastard

Best International Show: Richard Parker

World Premiere: Rise (read our review)

One Person Show: Texas Loves Lyla!

Musical and Opera: Doomsday Cabaret (hear our interview with writer Michael Fisher)

Comedy: Lost Moon Radio Episode 12

Cabaret and Variety: Carpe Noctem (read our review)

Dance and Physical Theatre: Four Clowns present That Beautiful Laugh (read our review)

COMPLETE NOMINEES LIST

Top of the Fringe
Button Wagon
DOOMSDAY CABARET! A Rock Musical of Apocalyptic Proportions
Lost Moon Radio Episode 12
Red Bastard
RISE

International Award
Anaconda
CARPE NOCTEM
Diary of a Sociopathic Freakazoid
Richard Parker
The SECRET of SHERLOCK HOLMES

Fringe First (World Premiere)
DOOMSDAY CABARET! A Rock Musical of Apocalyptic Proportions
Gentle Passage
Lost Moon Radio Episode 12
RISE
Round Rock

One Person Show
Confessions of a Cat Lady (with a side of crazy!)
Leprechauns & Lies
TEXAS LOVES LYLA!
This Vicious Minute
VOICES IN MY HEAD: A LIFE

Theatre
D is for Dog
Flesh Eating Tiger
Jennifer Aniston Stole My Life
Red Bastard
RISE
Tape
The Lights Are Off

Musicals & Operas
30 Minute Musicals: SHOWGIRLS & JURASSIC PARK
DOOMSDAY CABARET! A Rock Musical of Apocalyptic Proportions
LOLPERA
On the Rag to Riches
The Last Five Years

Comedy
eggshell
Four Clowns
Here’s the Thing
Lost Moon Radio Episode 12
TEXAS LOVES LYLA!

Cabaret & Variety
CARPE NOCTEM
Clowns, Goddesses & Tough Guys
Filthy Liars: A Funny Magic Show
I Do Card Tricks And I’m Funny
Texts from my Exes: A Musical Tribute

Dance & Physical Theatre
4 Clowns presents That Beautiful Laugh
Before The Red Trees Come
Button Wagon
Tearing the World Apart
The Love Potion

UPDATE: fixed the typo on Carpe Noctem.

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