EXHIBITION OF THE YEAR

Castlefield Gallery – Inside Out

HOME – Rachel Maclean: Wot u :-) about?

Museum of Science and Industry – Wonder Materials: Graphene and Beyond

Peoples History Museum – Ideas Worth Fighting For

The Lowry – Syzygy

Women in Print

 

GALLERY OF THE YEAR

Castlefield Gallery

The Lowry

 

MUSEUM OF THE YEAR

Lion Salt Works Museum

People’s History Museum

 

SMALL THEATRE OF THE YEAR (1-200 CAPACITY)

53two

Hope Mill Theatre

 

LARGE THEATRE OF THE YEAR (200+CAPACITY)

Contact Theatre

Opera House Manchester

Palace Theatre Manchester

The Dukes

The Lowry

The Royal Exchange Theatre

 

FRINGE PRODUCTION OF THE YEAR

53two – When Both Sides Surrender

Cats Pyjamas Productions Ltd – Love Me Do

Hope Mill Theatre – Parade

JB Shorts – Bi-annual Festival of Short Plays by TV Writers

Peggy Productions & Oldham Libraries – Boomtown Gals

People Zoo Productions – The Trial

Producing Participatory Public Art – LIFE BOAT

PurpleCoat Productions – The Merchant of Venice

The Horsfall at 42nd Street – HIDDEN

 

THEATRE PRODUCTION OF THE YEAR

53two – When Both Sides Surrender

HOME – Ghosts

Hope Mill Theatre – Hair

The Dukes – The Hobbit

Theatre in the Quarter presents THE LOST BOY

 

CINEMA OF THE YEAR

ODEON Printworks

The Dukes

 

MUSIC FESTIVAL OF THE YEAR

Harrogate International Festivals

illumiNaughty – the leading light in indoor festival of music art and performance

Mouth of the Tyne Festival

The Met presents Ramsbottom Festival 2016

The Rossendale 60's Festival 2017 – The True Spirit of the 60's

 

ARTS FESTIVAL OF THE YEAR

Buy Art Fair

Harrogate International Festivals

illumiNaughty – the leading light in indoor festival of music art and performance

Just So Festival produced by Wild Rumpus

Manchester Science Festival produced by the Museum of Science and Industry

Mouth of the Tyne Festival

Queer Contact Festival produced by Contact

Rochdale Literature and Ideas Festival

Tmesis Theatre Company – International Festival of Physical Theatre

Walk the Plank, Manchester Day 2016 – Eureka!

 

COMEDY BUSINESS OF THE YEAR

Dulcet Sounds Event Management

Frog and Bucket Comedy Club

Gag Reflex

 

SMALL MUSIC VENUE OF THE YEAR (1-500 CAPACITY)

Low Four - An Old Granada Studios Space for Music

The Met Bury

 

LARGE MUSIC VENUE OF THE YEAR (500+ CAPACITY)

Royal Northern College of Music

Victoria Warehouse

 

NORTHERN PUBLISHER OF THE YEAR

Carcanet Press

Comma Press

The Modernist Society

 

RESTAURANT / DINING VENUE OF THE YEAR

Gusto Restaurant and Bar Manchester

INDIQUE – Unique Indian Cuisine

Manchester House

Mowgli Street Food

The Metropolitan West Didsbury

Yard and Coop – The Home of Buttermilk Fried Chicken

 

BAR/PUB OF THE YEAR

The Metropolitan West Didsbury

The Pen and Pencil

 

STREET FOOD BUSINESS OF THE YEAR

INDIQUE – Unique Indian Cuisine

Northern Soul Grilled Cheese

The Hip Hop Chip Shop

 

SMALL BUSINESS OF THE YEAR (1-50 EMPLOYEES)

AKA North

illumiNaughty – the leading light in indoor festival of music art and performance

KMS Media

Maynineteen Ltd

Northern Soul Grilled Cheese

Pennine Cycles

SKV Communications

Weber Shandwick Manchester

Wild Rumpus

 

LARGE BUSINESS OF THE YEAR (50+ EMPLOYEES)

N Brown Group PLC

TransPennine Express

 

LGBT BUSINESS AWARD

Contact

Manchester Pride

 

VENUE OF THE YEAR

53two

HOME

Royal Northern College of Music

The Lowry

The Met Bury

The Printworks

Victoria Warehouse

 

NORTHERN SOUL OF THE YEAR

The winner of this award will be announced on the evening of the awards ceremony.

31 JANUARY
Awards Launch
5 MAY
Deadline for all Entries
24 MAY
Judging Session
25 MAY
Shortlist Announced
29 JUNE
Awards Ceremony