KYDS receives another host of nominations

KYDS Youth Drama Society is delighted to have received a total of 11 nominations for the 2014-2015 season from the North Essex Theatre Guild (NETG)!

The NETG provides a professional adjudication service which provides critical review of local amateur theatre productions in North Essex. With strong competition from other organisations, we are delighted to have received this recognition from the NETG based on their adjudications of our performances.

KYDS received nominations in the following categories:


King Costume Award
Dick Whittington

Technical Achievement
Lighting, sound and special effects in Dick Whittington

Adjudicator’s Award
Grace Upton as Tom Cat in Dick Whittington

Best Young Actor
Ben Collins as Idle Jack in Dick Whittington

Best Young Actress
Daisy Greenwood as Queen Rat in Dick Whittington 
and as Nadia in Dracula Spectacula

Best Young Actress 
Alice Mason as Wraith in Dracula Spectacula

Best Dame
Matthew Russell as Dame Dolly Dumpling in Dick Whittington

Eric Dyster Cup for Best Pantomime or Children’s Play
Dick Whittington

The Terry Sadler Memorial Trophy for Front of House
KYDS Youth Drama Society


Best Young Actress
Sophie Stocker as Emily in Remembrance

The Cliff Hudson Award for Comedy
Jon Beales in Remembrance

KYDS would like to congratulate everyone involved for these nominations, which are a fantastic achievement in themselves. We look forward to celebrating these nominations at the NETG Awards Evening on the 18th September.


The cast of Dracula Spectacula, performed in July 2015

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