ODN Drama Festival 2022 - Awards.

Here are the Awards presented at the Gala night of our 2022 Drama Festival at the Unicorn Theatre Abingdon.


The "David Coates - Punter's prize award" (chosen by our Season Ticket holders) went to :-
"A Road less travelled" by Janet Bolaam
- performed by Oxford Theatre Guild

Runner up was:-
"The Proposal"  by Anton Chekhov
- performed by Oxford Theatre Guild


The "Colin Dexter Rose Bowl Award" adjudicators award for a magic moment went to:-
"The Devil and the Dove" by Piers Burnell
- performed by HAODS - for the Summertime scene

Runner up was:-

"Not a Cream Cracker" by Geraldine Rouse
- performed by Didcot Phoenix Drama Group
for the silver foil scene after the 'bomb'


As we had 5 original plays this year, we had a special award for "Best Original Play" chosen by our adjudicator:-

"In her defence" written by Helen Saxton
from Compton Players.

Runner up was:-
"A Road less travelled" written by Janet Bolam
from Oxford Theatre Guild


The 3 plays from the week chosen by the adjudicator, Louise Manders, to repeat their performances on the Gala night were:-

Compton Players - In Her Defence by Helen Saxton

Oxford Theatre Guild - The Road Less Travelled by Janet Bolam

HAODS (Henley) - The Devil & the Dove by Piers Burnell