Congratulations to all the winners! // Photo: Matt Kamimura


JUN 2017

We are happy to share with you this year’s Award Winners – announced just moments ago at the 2017 Award Ceremony, held at the Ricardo Montalban Theatre! Thank you all for joining us at the ceremony. Congratulations to all the winners!.


Fringe Freaks (Community-Voted Awards)


Top of the Fringe:  Shakeslesque: (To Thine Own Cherry Be True)


International:  Ladies in Waiting: The Judgement of Henry VIII


Fringe First (World Premiere):  Turbulence!


Cabaret & Variety: Shakeslesque: (To Thine Own Cherry Be True)


Comedy:  Easy Targets


Dance & Physical Theatre: Definition of A Man


Ensemble Theatre: The Motherf**ker in the Hat


Immersive Theatre: Apartment 8


Musicals and Operas: Turbulence!


Solo Performance: Under the Jello Mold



Sponsored Awards


ShoWorks Don’t Wait. Create! Award: Chimpskin


The Screamiest:  A(partment 8)


The Spirit of the Fringe, Never in a Box Award: TOYS


The Duende Distinction: Christina Evans – Choreography - TOYS


Tip Your 2Cents Award for Distinctive Voices:  Chimpskin


The Ripest Show:  Definition of Man


A Little New Music Award for Outstanding Songwriting: Turbulence!


Larry Cornwall Award:  Magic 8 Ball (My Life with Asperger’s)


Rogue Machine’s “Premiere” Award:  Urban Unrest – Urban Theatre Movement


Beyond Bechtel-Wallace Award: Thanksgiving


Diversity in American Theatre Award:  In the Valley of The Shadow


Soaring Solo Artist Award: Magic 8 Ball (My Life with Asperger’s)


The Inkwell Playwright’s Promise Award: In the Valley of The Shadow


Short and Sweet Award:  CHATTER

O-Face Award for Orgasmic Achievement (Most Orgasmic Performance): Yozmit Walker - Do You: Migration of the Monarchs


Best Fringe Flyer:  An Evening With John Wilkes Booth


The Unleashed Award:  Thanksgiving


The LAFPI Most Wanted Award:

Actors Company, Art of Acting Studio,  Assistance League Playhouse, Epiphany Space, Complex Theatres, Hudson Theatres,  Los Angeles LGBT Center, Rogue Machine @ MET Theatre, studio/stage, The Loft, Theatre of NOTE, Three Clubs, Thymele Arts, Urban Social House, The New Collective


The Encore! Producers Award:

Complex TheatresVideo Games, Narcissus and Echo, Trixie: The Musical, Human Hothouse: The Aftershow, 13th Grade, Desert Warrior, Claim Jumper, Even If It’s Wrong, Toys, Confessions of an Arab Woman, Incantessimo, Mistero Buffo, Too Many Hitlers, Ripley’s Dystopia, Broke and Ugly, Mary’s Medicine, Under the Jello Mold, Slashed, An Evening with John Wilkes Booth, Do You. Migration of the Monarchs

Lounge TheatreBitch Brow, I’m Too Fat For This Show, Just Like Life, NICAEA, Sapo Cancionero: Live Your Heart Out, Thanksgiving, The Girl Who Jumped Off The Hollywood Sign, Transmission – A One Tran Show


Sacred Fools TheatreQuantum Entanglement, Bono & the Edge Waiting for Godomino’s, Easy Targets, Definition of Man, Divorce: The Hip Hop Musical, The Joe & Joshua Show!, Why We Become Witches, Kinsherf’s Coat, A Harmony Boy’s Christmas, Charlie Moose Makes His Move, 12 Bars, Urban Theatre Movement presents: Urban Unrest, The King’s Language, High Rise, Orange Mango Cabaret

Three ClubsBuffy Kills Edward, Shakespeare and Chill, Hot Dates, Legends of the Hidden Three Clubs, Psychosical, Nights at the Algonquin Round Table,

Studio/StageBlamed: An Established Fiction, Nothing Bad: A Werewolf Rock Musical, Here Comes, Rutherford, Herpes: A Love Story, The Tempest: All Women Cast, So You Want to be a Vampire, The Spidey Project, Three Can Keep A Secret, MEXISTANI! Growing up Mexican and Pakistani in America, Gamers
The New CollectiveJust Sayin, Got A Minute, I Do … Do You?, Life, Death and … Entertainment

Actors CompanyA Void, Bravo 25, Dead Boys, Dying City, mismatch, Pagliaccis, Songs of the Fall, The Complete History of Drag in a Few Mo-mo, Trump in Space

Asylum6 Figures, 86’d, Andy: The Red Nosed Warhola, CHATTER, Cheek (and other stories), Chemo Barbie, CringeFest: An Uncomfortable Anthology, Devadasi, A Story of Sex, Power and Devotion, Dog Sees God: Confessions of a Teenage Blockhead, Hello Again! The Songs of Allan Sherman, Homebody/ The Anxiety Cure, Just Old Woman from Old Country, Save Me a Spot!, Scarlet Pimpernel, SECRET IDENTITY CRISIS, Secure Storage, SNATCHED…Stories From Down There, Solomon: King Poet &, Lover – A Tale of One Man & 700 Wives, Space Play or The Number of Nothing, Terror on The High Seas, The Amitycode, The Brick – A One Man Musical, The Motherfucker With The Hat, The Rise and Fall of Dracula, The Sacred Beasts, The Second Coming of Klaus Kinski, This Our Now, Two Motherfuckers on a Ledge, Willy’s Lil Virgin Queen