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7 Nov 2012
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The fun has just begun!  

The Chapman Kip Theatre Awards is the perfect way to celebrate our year in Wellington Theatre. Thanks to BATS Theatre, we'll all be well lubricated and ready for action on Friday 30th November. Awards start at 10:30pm, but don't let that stop you from coming early to get the party going. The Pit Bar awaits!

There will be 20 awards given out on the night, plus the most coveted “lifetime achievement” award. It's people's choice so get your votes in to have your say!

Just copy and paste the categories into this Theatreview forum  and type in your nominations.

Voting is also available on .

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Awards Categories:

The Theatreview Award for Best Ensemble Acting of the Year

The Play Press Award for Best Pash of the Year

The Award for Best Break-up of the Year

The Michael and Sharon Wray Award for Best Entrance of the Year

The BATS Theatre Award for Best Poster of the Year

The Award for Best Accent of the Year

The Playmarket Award for Best Line in a Kiwi Play The Hair of the Dog Productions Award for the Best Simon Haren in a role written for Simon Haren, performed by Simon Haren…ahem…of the Year

The APRA Award for Best Singing in a Play

The Award for Best Dancing in a Play

The Award for Best Costume of the Year

The Award for Best Unscripted Moment of the Year

The Award for Best Review Quote of the Year

The Armstrong Creative Award for Best Stage Manager of the Year

The Award for Best Death of the Year

The Award for Best Newcomer of the Year

The Award for Biggest Fight of the Year

The Award for Best Special Effects in a Theatre Production

The Award for Best Prop

If you would like to sponsor an award or would like to discuss other sponsorship opportunities, please contact Mary Laine at  


HAIR OF THE DOG PRODUCTIONS, along with BATS Theatre present…
The Chapman Kip Theatre Awards!
Friday 30 November, 10:30pm
 BATS Theatre, $5 koha at the door