Here's the full list of 2022 Fringe Award Nominees!

And here they all are! All the 2022 Melbourne Fringe Festival award noms are in and boy are our judges in for a tough afternoon of deliberating! Come find out who’s going to take home a new piece of décor for their mantelpiece at tonight’s Awards Ceremony and Closing Night Party!


Best Cabaret
Tash York’s Happy Hour   (season complete)
No Hat, No Play! The Cabaret   (16-23 Oct)
Juniper Rising   (season complete)
In the likely event of forever,   (season complete)
POPPYCOCK  (17-23 Oct)
Bleep Bloop (18-23)


Best Circus 
Escalate    (season complete)
Zoë   (season complete)
INGRESS   (season complete)
GODZ   (6-23 Oct)


Best Comedy 
Hannah Camilleri – Lolly Bag     (season complete)
Mind How Y’Go     (season complete)
Songs from the Heart in the Hole of my Bottom (50th Anniversary Deluxe Edition)     (season complete)
Anna Piper Scott: Such An Inspiration    (6-23 Oct)
To Schapelle and Back     (6-23 Oct)
Josh Glanc – Vrooom Vrooom (15-23 Oct)


Best Dance and Physical Theatre 
No Former Performer Has Performed This Performance Before #7    (season complete)
SONDER     (season complete)
Temperance Hall Presents: Raina Peterson (season complete)
I/O (volume 4) (6-23-Oct)


Best Theatre 
Batsh*t     (season complete)
The Beep Test by Neylon & Peele (season complete)
Juleo and Romiet
(season complete)
Grand Theft Theatre   (13-23 Oct)
Naomi (15-23 Oct)
TattleTales    (season complete)
SIRENS     (6-23 Oct)


Best Experimental
type-a-poet (season complete)
Paradise Lots (season complete)
In Search of Lost Scroll (17-23 Oct)

Best Kids
Saltbush (season complete)
Threads (season complete)


Visual Arts & Film  
CHAOS (06-23 Oct)
The Interlude (Season complete)
‘A Rainbow of Tomorrows’ Exhibition (9 Oct – 12 Nov)


Congratulations to all the nominees, and we’ll see you Sunday night at the Awards Ceremony & Closing Night Party!