We are delighted to announce the finalists for the Stiles + Drewe Prize 2018. They are:
MTI Stiles + Drewe Mentorship Award 2018
TERROR AT THE SWEETSHOP by Gavin Brock & Nichola Rivers
THE MILL ON THE FLOSS by Thomas Sutcliffe & Lydia Grant
THE SEASON by Jim Barne & Kit Buchan
Best New Song 2018
AS LONG AS I HAVE MUSIC from The Wonderful Musician by Rob Eyles & Robert Gould
BETTER KIND OF ME from Flower Cutters by Rachel Bellman & Josh Bird
DOWN THE STAIRS from Tarrytown by Adam Wachter
EVERYTHING WILL BE ALRIGHT from Unraveling by China Doll, Roxanne Grant, Leah Fogo & Scott Stait
FAMOUS from Bradley Cole by Bomi Lee & Jason Young
IF I HAD WINGS from Cluny Brown by Jim Barne & Kit Buchan
LOVE (Theme from Carousel) from City Stories by Rosabella Gregory
SET THE ALARM FOR SIX from Christmas In The City by Bella Barlow & A.C. Smith
SHONE WITH THE SUN from Brass by Benjamin Till, Nathan Taylor & Sir Arnold Wesker
SOMEWHERE IN-BETWEEN from Blue by Nick Butcher
STARS (GIRL LIKE ME) from Country Dream by Sara Eker & Giles Fernando
YOU AND ME from You And Me by Adam G Wachter
Huge congratulations and good luck to all the finalists and a heart-felt thank you to all the writers who submitted their work for the Prize this year.
The winners will be presented at the Stephen Sondheim Student Performer of the Year / Stiles + Drewe Prize gala final at London’s Savoy Theatre on Sunday 10th June at 3pm.
BOOK TICKETS (MMD members look out for an email with the members’ discount code).