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5 Lesbians Eating a Quiche, Independents Among FringeNYC Overall Excellence Award Winners

A scene from Independents
(© Dixie Sheridan)
A scene from Independents
(© Dixie Sheridan)

The New York International Fringe Festival came to a close Sunday night with a party and the announcement of the 2012 FringeNYC Overall Excellence Awards.

Four of the award-winning shows — 5 Lesbians Eating a Quiche, Independents, Pieces, and Salamander Starts Over — have previously been announced to return as part of the FringeNYC encores series. Additional shows — about a dozen works in total — will be announced shortly.

A complete list of winners follows:

Overall Production
Edward Gant’s Amazing Feats of Loneliness!
5 Lesbians Eating a Quiche

Francisco De Jesus III (Outside Providence)
Mary Jane Gibson (Fantasy Artists)
Rebecca White (Hadrian’s Wall)
Brennan Lee Mulligan (…And Then She Dies at the End)
Brian Silliman (The Particulars)
Brandon Reilly (SleepOver)

Chris Phillips (Pieces)
Maggie Cino (Decompression)
David Marx (Would)

Music Composition
PartyFolk (Panoramania; or The Adventures of John Banvard)

Gay Camp
The Apocalypse of John

Hanafuda Denki

Our Lady
Kelly Bailey (Pulp Shakespeare, costumes)
Lotte Marie Allen (, video/projections)
Bite the Apple, scenic design)

Cara Phipps (The Egg Play)
Jacob Titus (Falling)
Kristin Skye Hoffman (Animals)
Illana Stein (Or What She Will)
Casey McClellan (Twelfth Night)

Solo Performance
Salamander Starts Over
The List
The Women of Spoon River: Their Voices from the Hill
The Zebra Shirt of Lonely Children

Nejla Yatkin (Oasis)
Malini Srinivasan (Being Becoming)

TheaterMania Audience Favorite Award
Have I Got A Girl For You

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Closed: September 17, 2012

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Closed: September 28, 2012