Singing Competition for Cabaret and Musical Theatre Singers Aged 17-30

  The Andrew O'Neill Cabaret Awards
                        was launched in April 2007.
    The competition is for Cabaret and Musical Theatre Singers

   The Preliminary rounds were held in Cardiff and the Final
           at the Porthcawl Pavilion on Friday April 27th. 

                                           


The winners were First Prize............Elicia Jones..............1500
             Joint Second Prizes.............Dean Reed................600
                                                            Geinor Phillips...........600

                       Runners Up........Arwel Thomas.........200       
   Sarah Richards.........200;Carla Turner.........................200


                                  

The panel of adjudicators were : Director..Keith Cheetham
Joanne Benjamin......Producer of the B.B.C. Musical Theatre Awards.

West -End Agent...Mair Rees- Davies
International Baritone Patrick Wheatley.

The final Competition was part of a Cabaret Show, with atristes, Shan Cothi, Mark Evans, Col Canto, Cabaret Chorale,Matthew Simms & Brian Davies.

An auction of 'Musical Experiences '
was held  and raised 1000 for LLandough Hospital.

                              




 
The evening would not have been possible without the support of Harlequin Agency in Cardiiff. The Awards were set up in Memory of  award winning Producer Andrew O'Neill who died in 2004.

The next competition will take place in 2009.