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Industry Awards

Locate plays in our catalogue by awards they have won. Click on an award to see previous winners and to find out more about the award.

AWGIE Children's Theatre Award The Australian Writers Guild annual awards for excellence...

AWGIE for Community Theatre The Australian Writers Guild annual awards for excellence...

AWGIE Major Award The Australian Writers Guild annual awards for excellence...

AWGIE Music Theatre Award The Australian Writers Guild annual awards for excellence...

AWGIE Radio (Adaptation) Award The Australian Writers Guild annual awards for excellence...

AWGIE Radio (Original) Award The Australian Writers Guild annual awards for excellence...

AWGIE Stage Award The Australian Writers Guild annual awards for excellence...

AWGIE Theatre for Young Audiences Award The Australian Writers Guild annual awards for excellence...

George Fairfax Memorial Award Offered every two years in order to encourage a practising theatre artist...

Griffin Award for New Australian Playwriting An annual $10 000 prize offered for an outstanding new Australian play or performance text...

Helpmann Award for Best New Australian Work Part of the Helpmann Awards, this one for Best New Australian Work...

Helpmann Award for Best Play The Helpmann Awards, named in honour of Sir Robert Helpmann and to commemorate his memory and achievements, were established in 2001 by Live Performance Australia (LPA) to recognise, celebrate and promote our live performance industry, similar to the Ton

Jill Blewett Playwright's Award Biennial competition for South Australian playwrights...

Kate Challis RAKA Award Prestigious national awards for Indigenous creative artists, to be awarded to dramatists on a five-year cycle basis.

Kit Denton Fellowship To reward courage and excellence in performance writing...

Louis Esson Prize for Drama Part of The Victorian Premier Literary Awards.

Matilda Award - Best new Australian work Matilda Awards for excellence in theatre in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

Max Afford Award Established to promote interest in Australian drama...

NSW Premier's Literary Awards - Play Award Celebrating the achievement of Australian writers...

Patrick White Playwrights Award The $20 000 cash award is the largest playwright award with a cash prize in Australia...

Philip Parsons Young Playwrights Award Awarded each year to a playwright whose work demonstrates an original & compelling theatrical voice...

Queensland Literary Awards The Queensland Literary Awards (QLA) were established through significant community support in 2012 and is Queensland’s most significant suite of literary prizes.

Queensland Premier's Drama Award This unique Award puts Queensland at the forefront of writing development for theatre...

Queensland Premier's Literary Award - Best Drama Awarded by the Queensland premier...

Richard Wherrett Award for Excellence in Playwriting Winner must have also been nominated for an AWGIE...

Rodney Seaborn Playwright's Award An annual award of $10 000 for the development of a script or project proposal in theatre...

Sidney Myer Creative Fellowships First awarded in 2011, the Sidney Myer Creative Fellowships provide unrestricted grants of $160,000 over two years to individual artists, arts managers and thought leaders in the humanities. Specific outcomes for the Fellowships are not required.

Sydney Theatre Awards - Best new Australian Work A range of awards, this one for best new Australian work...

Wal Cherry Best Unproduced Play of the Year Given annually for new Australian playwrighting this award honours the achievements of Wal Cherry, an Australian theatre director and academic.

Western Australian Premier's Award WA Premier Book Award - Scripts...