The York Culture Awards 2018 was held at the York Theatre Royal on Monday 19 November 2018.
Please see below for highlights from the evening.

Getting ready to begin.

 

Welcome from Jane Lady Gibson (Chair, Make It York)

 

Welcome from our MC, Georgey Spanswick (Host, BBC Radio York)

 

Interview with our Patron, Mark Herman (Film Director and Writer of Brassed Off and The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas)

 

A few words from Darren Henley (Chief Executive, Arts Council England)

 

Excerpt from Noughts & Crosses, a performance co-produced by Pilot Theatre, York Theatre Royal, Derby Theatre, Belgrade Theatre Coventry and Mercury Theatre Colchester

 

Outstanding Community Arts Project Winners - Explore Labs

 

Inspirational Teacher Winner - Roger Ward

 

Excellence in Cultural Equality & Diversity Winners - Out of Character Theater Company

 

Outstanding Cultural Festival (Small) Winners - York Early Music Festival

 

Outstanding Cultural Festival (Large) Winners - York Festival of Ideas

 

Outstanding Cultural Collaboration Winners - Shakespeare's Rose Theatre & York Theatre Royal

 

Excellence in Media Arts Winners - Yorkshire's Jurassic World

 

Performance by York Youth Dance (York Dance Space)

 

Outstanding Performing Artist Winner - James Swanton

 

Outstanding Live Performance Winners - The Howl & The Hum
(accepted on their behalf by Jericho Keys, BBC Radio York)

 

Outstanding Busker Winners - Hyde Family Jam

 

Outstanding Visual Artist Winner - Sue Clayton

 

Excellence in Writing Winner - Robert Powell

 

Rising Star Winner - Fran Christie

 

Best Cultural Experience Winner - Shakespeare's Rose Theatre

 

Performance by Hyde Family Jam

 

Cultural Champion Winner - Delma Tomlin (Creative Director, National Centre for Early Music)

 

All of our York Culture Awards 2018 Winners!