CATS Awards Winners 2013
10 June 2013 ← return to listing
CATS Winners Announced at the Traverse
Winners across 10 categories were been announced at yesterday's
CATS Award (Critics' Awards for Theatre in
Scotland) ceremony held here at the Traverse Theatre, and we're
DELIGHTED that Rob Drummond's Quiz Show won the much
coveted Best New Play category.
Presented by Scottish theatre critics and guest presenter
playwright John Byrne, the awards celebrate achievement and
innovation in Scottish theatre.
A special CATS Whiskers Award was presented to founding Artistic
Director of the National Theatre of Scotland, Vicky Featherstone,
for her outstanding contribution to the development of Scottish
Greg Sinclair and the macrobert's production of Sonata for a
Man and a Boy was awarded Best Show for Children and Young
People, whilst Gail Sneddon (concept and video), Rachana Jadhav
(set), Karsten Tinapp (lighting) and Kevin Pollard (costume) took
home the award for Best Design for their work on Ménage à
Trois, National Theatre of Scotland in partnership with Claire
Cunningham and Gail Sneddon.
Perth Theatre and Lyric Theatre Belfast's co-production of Conor
McPherson's The Seafarer earned two awards, presenting its
cast with a Best Ensemble Award and its director, Rachel O'Riordan
with the Best Director Award.
See the CATS website for the full list of winners