Daughtry, a NIDA graduate, was named Emerging Artist of the Year for her leading role in A Doll’s House and general work with the State Theatre Company Ensemble, while Crook (Flinders Drama Centre graduate) received an Individual Award for his role in Switzerland.
The Adelaide Critics Circle, founded in 1996, presented the awards at Holden Street Theatres on Monday, December 11, with an opening address from State Theatre Company artistic director Geordie Brookman.
Matt Crook – actor, Switzerland (State Theatre Company of SA)
Restless Dance Theatre – Intimate Space
Emerging Artist of the Year Award
Miranda Daughtry – actor, A Doll’s House (State Theatre Company of SA)
Independent Arts Foundation Award for Innovation
True North Youth Theatre Ensemble – Ebully
Individual Award – Amateur or Community Theatre
Brant Eustice – actor, The Conspirators and Two Brothers (Red Phoenix)
Group Award – Amateur or Community Theatre
Red Phoenix – (body of work)
Visual Arts Award
Mia van den Bos
Lifetime Achievement Award