East Grinstead Music & Arts Festival

Winners in 2023 

1/2 April at Brambletye School

Adjudicator: Ben Costello

Ocean Ward - Early Learners (Anniversary cup)
Amelia Worssam - song from a musical show (age 16-17)
Amelia Worssam - modern song (age 15-17) (Floyd cup)
Heathfield Youth Drama - Musical Staged Production Class (Maria Dunn Trinity Shield)
The Minims - Junior choirs (18 years and under) (East Grinstead Festival Shield)
Heathfield Youth Drama Junior Choir - Junior choirs ( 12 and under) (Alex Leggat Shield)
Heathfield Youth Drama Infant Choir - Infant choirs (under 8 years) (Robin Pye cup)

Uckfield Soul Survivors - choirs, any voice (Town Twinning plate)
Coastline Harmony - women’s choirs (Belcanto cup)

Speech & Drama

15/16 April at Brambletye School

Adjudicator: Jean-Marc Perret

Robin Easther Senior Theatre Cup Libby Thomas
Senior Granarian Cup for Verse (13-18 years) Isabelle Lynch
June Easther Cup for Prose Reading Alice Miller
Dial Industries Cup for Drama (12 & under) Charlie Wilsher
Prebble Cup for Mime (12 & under) Beth Hazen & Caitlin Dawson
Thomas Skinner Cup for Shakespeare Libby Thomas
Act One Beginners Shield for Drama (13-18 years)  Libby Thomas  
Ashurst Young Drama Group Cup
(6 yrs & under) Jacob Golay
Alexander Academy Boys Cup (under 12) Saul Harman & Tom Rayner
Renah Bennet Cup for Boys (13-18 yrs) Charlie Mitchell
June Easther Cup for Pairs Improvisation Theo Walker & Charlie Mitchell
Speech Skills Shield for Group Improvisation  Heathfield Youth Drama Seniors
Bernard Kempner Trophy for Choral/Group classes  Heathfield Youth Drama Group
Musical Theatre trophy (9 years & under) Abigail Fowkes
Musical Theatre trophy (10-12 years)  Jonti Hudson & Jean Jaques Dupasquier
Musical Theatre trophy (13-15 years) Zach Swan
Ariel Theatre Shield (16-18 years) Libby Thomas
Verity Eunson Effort Shield Libby Thomas


22/23 and 29/30 April and 7 May at Chequer Mead

Adjudicator: Yasmin Taylor

Gwen Stone Cup Bonnie Lavender – Roshe School
Rosemary Woodd Classics Cup Ava Belcher – Summerscales Performing Arts
Jolene Kiddle Classics Cup Imogen Dunmall – Nicola Tarry Ballet
Senior Stager Cup Fern Jacob – 360 Dance
Firefly Stage Cup Imogen Benstead – 360 Dance

The Jean Michie Cup Isobel Iles – The Studios
The Erica Jeans Musicality Award Bonnie Lavender – Roshe School
Thomas George Cup Zara Etherington – Nicola Tarry Ballet
Bridget Espinosa Cup Neve White – Nicola Tarry Ballet
The Festival Trophy Lily Routledge – Nicola Tarry Ballet
EGMAF Senior Dance Bursary Lily Routledge – Nicola Tarry Ballet

The Fuller Cup Firefly Dance
Ann Cooper Cup The Dance Consortium
The Holland Cup The Dance Consortium
The Parker Shield The Dance Consortium

Janice Fullman Shield Ella Andrews – Shining Stars Dance
Robert Harrold Boys Tankard Edward Foster – Drusilla Duffill
The Christine Glenister Cup The Dance Consortium
Nicola Miles Shield The Dance Consortium