Peer Award Winners Announced!

by Patrick Gauthier

June 28, 2009

The 2009 Ottawa Fringe Festival is over!

But before we closed the festival for another year, Execuitive Producer Kevin Waghorn announced the winners of the 2009 Peer Awards.  A committee of accomplished professionals and dedicated Fringe patrons from Ottawa’s arts community saw every show in the festival and chose the winners in the following categories.

OUTSTANDING COMEDY
Jimmy Hogg (Plymouth, UK):
Like a Virgin

OUTSTANDING DRAMA
THEATrePUBLIC (Edmonton, AB):
Spiral Dive: Episode One

OUTSTANDING SOLO PERFORMANCE
Jonno Katz – Epicworlds (Melbourne, Australia):
The Accident

OUTSTANDING ENSEMBLE PERFORMANCE
Uncalled For (Montreal, QC):
Uncalled For Presents: Today is all your Birthdays

OUTSTANDING ORIGINAL WORK
Tricklock Company (Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA):
Catgut Strung Violin

OUTSTANDING CONCEPT
Ditto Productions (Ottawa, ON):
This is a Recording

OUTSTANDING OVERALL PRODUCTION
¡Mi Casa! (Ottawa, ON):
Countries Shaped Like Stars

Congratulations to the winning companies and artists!