Victoria Road, Northenden, Manchester M22 4JP

www.northendenplayers.co.uk

Registered Charity No: 1175846

Northenden Players have received many Nominations and Awards over the Years from the Greater Manchester Drama Federation.

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The Awards have included : 

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1983

Cecelia Bowers - Best Supporting Actress in Ten Times Table

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1985

Bob Pearson - Best Director working under difficulties

                     Round and Round the Garden and Dangerous Corner

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1990

Bob Pearson - Best Director with restricted facilities - Blithe Spirit

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1992

Bill Platt - Best Actor - Quartermaine's Terms

Melanie Davy - Best Supporting Actress - Steel Magnolias

Lowry Trophy - Runner-up best production - Steel Magnolias

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1994

Adjudicators Trophy for variety and excellence

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1995 

Bill Lawson - Best Actor in Separate Tables 

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1996 

 Janet Slade - Best Supporting Actress in 

 Fatal Attraction and Dancing at Lughnasa 

 Adjudicators Trophy for Variety and Continued Excellence 

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1997 

Bill Lawson - Best Actor in On Golden Pond 

 Anthony Bowers - Best Young Performer - On Golden Pond 

 Drama Shield for On Golden Pond taking NPTC up to Section C 

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1998 

Frank Hilson Trophy for Set Design & Decor for Blue Remembered Hills and A Chorus of Disapproval 

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1999 

Melanie Davy - Best Supporting Actress in Hay Fever 

Anthony Bowers - Best Supporting Actor in Lend Me a Tenor 

Alex Machin - Best Youth Actor in All My Sons 

Frank Hargreaves Trophy for Costume Design & Creation 

 The Militants and Hay Fever 

Philip L Edwards Trophy for Best Lighting Design for The Militants 

The National Westminster Trophy for Best Production of the Season jointly for Hay Fever and All My Sons 

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2000 

Catherine Dillon - Best Youth Actress in The Crucible 

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2001 

Barbara Bostock - Best Actress in Veronica’s Room 

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2002 

Peter Bowers - Best Supporting Actor in Another Time 

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2004 

Debra Grace - Best Actress in Breezeblock Park 

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2005 

Peter Bowers - Best Actor in Quartet

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2006 

Catherine Dillon - Best Actress in  Pride & Prejudice

Juliet Bowers - Best Supporting Actress in The Steamie

The Steamie - Best Design & Decor

The Steamie - Runner Up - Best Play

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2007  

Third Week in August and The Aristocrats - Best Design & Decor

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2008

the Muriel Goodwin Trophy for runners-up in the Best Production in the Section  for 'A Letter of Resignation'

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2009

The Athenaeum Rose Bowl for Outstanding Achievement

Rebecca Smith - Best Actress in 'Daisy Pulls it Off'

Katie Cheetham - Lauriston Trust Trophy (Best Actress Youth) 

                          in 'Daisy Pulls it Off'

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2012

Jo Taylor - Best Actress in a Lead Role -Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

John Wheatley - Adjudicator's Award for his production of "Three Sisters"

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2013

Peter Moseley - Best Actor in a Lead Role Laurent - Therese Raquin

Barbara Bostock - Best Supporting Actress  - Marie - Calendar Girls

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2014

TECHNICAL AWARD

Separate Tables - Northenden Players - Ingenuity In Set Design

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2015

Peter Bowers - Malvolio - Twelfth Night - Best Supporting Actor

The Ladykillers- Technical -Excellent use of screen for railway tunnel effect, and mug shots of all the actors. Very innovative and effective. Also rotating set excellently managed and set design and dressing first class

Twelfth Night - Technical - Lighting, Sound and Projection on an empty stage

Entertaining Angels - Technical - Intricate set on small stage complete with waterfall

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2017

Adjudicator's Award - One Man, Two Guvnors - Outstanding teamwork by the entire cast of One Man, Two Guvnors

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2018

Best Supporting Actor Award

Tom Chinnery     for Joe, Fred, Jim, Patrick, Kevin & Barrie - 

Ladies’ Day