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Vote for your superstars of Norfolk’s amazing arts scene

PUBLISHED: 12:23 24 August 2017 | UPDATED: 13:03 24 August 2017

The 2016 EDP People's Choice Award winners Cinema City, The Nimmo Twins and Sheringham Little Theatre at the 2016 Norfolk Arts Awards at the Hostry at Norwich Cathedral.

Photo: Simon Finlay Photography.

The 2016 EDP People's Choice Award winners Cinema City, The Nimmo Twins and Sheringham Little Theatre at the 2016 Norfolk Arts Awards at the Hostry at Norwich Cathedral. Photo: Simon Finlay Photography.

From brilliant arts venues to wonderful shows to great festivals, an amazing array of cultural champions from across the county have been nominated for the 2017 EDP People’s Choice Awards.

The three awards, sponsored by the Eastern Daily Press, are part of the annual Norfolk Arts Awards - and today we can reveal the final 10 in each of the categories.

Together the finalists highlight just how lucky we are to live in a county that is so rich with culture, and now it is time for you to cast your online votes to decide who will be the ultimate winners of the 2017 prizes for best individual, best small organisation or project and best large organisation or project.

Last year’s EDP People’s Choice Awards winners were Sheringham Little Theatre, The Nimmo Twins and Cinema City.

Voting to decide on who will follow in their footsteps this year is now open on and will close on September 6 at 4pm.

Top 10 nominations for best individual (in no particular order):

ANNIE CATWOMAN

DAVID LAMBERT

JAMES MCDERMOTT

ISABELLE KING

ROB WHITWORTH

STEVE FARRELL

JULIE HEWITT

IAN JOHNSON

DAVID SHENTON

LEE VASEY

To vote for who you would like to win click here



Top 10 nominations for best small organisation or project (in no particular order):

NORWICH PUPPET THEATRE

THE ORCHESTRATE! PROJECT

LOST IN TRANSLATION CIRCUS

MY FIRST PANTO: CINDERELLA

STUFF OF DREAMS THEATRE COMPANY

UKE EAST

JDT MUSIC ACADEMY

INTELLECTUAL HOOLIGANS

DPA ACADEMY OF DANCE AND PERFORMING ARTS

GROUNDWORK GALLERY

To vote for who you would like to win click here



Top 10 nominations for best large organisation or project (in no particular order):

NORWICH CASTLE EXHIBITIONS

THURSFORD CHRISTMAS SPECTACULAR

PRINCESS THEATRE

DISS CORN HALL

GRAND NORWICH DUCK RACE

OPEN

COME YEW IN!

NORWICH FILM FESTIVAL

NORWICH FASHION WEEK

ART FAIR EAST

To vote for who you would like to win click here



The final three in each category will be revealed in the EDP and the winners will be announced at the Norfolk Arts Awards which will take place at Norwich Cathedral’s Hostry on Friday, October 20.

The Norfolk Arts Awards is part of the Hostry Festival which will this year run from October 15 to 29.

For more information about the Norfolk Arts Awards and the Hostry Festival, visit www.norfolkartsawards.org and www.hostryfestival.org

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