May 4th, 2018

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).