Vote for your superstars of Norfolk’s amazing arts scene
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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.
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Top 10 nominations for best individual (in no particular order):
- 1 Mum's heartfelt tribute to daughter who died in A47 collision
- 2 Fire crews rush to a crash near Norfolk village
- 3 Police swoop on Norwich address
- 4 Two men in critical condition as multiple people stabbed
- 5 Rail services affected after person hit by train
- 6 Asda and Amazon urgently recall items due to safety concerns
- 7 Norwich cat torturer who murdered pensioner ‘planned to carry on killing’
- 8 Swathes of new homes for village move step closer with new planning bid
- 9 Farm worker fined after hay bales fall off trailer and hit car
- 10 Flight bound for Norwich turns back to Aberdeen
To vote for who you would like to win click hereTop 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
JDT MUSIC ACADEMY
DPA ACADEMY OF DANCE AND PERFORMING ARTS
To vote for who you would like to win click hereTop 10 nominations for best large organisation or project (in no particular order):
NORWICH CASTLE EXHIBITIONS
THURSFORD CHRISTMAS SPECTACULAR
DISS CORN HALL
GRAND NORWICH DUCK RACE
COME YEW IN!
NORWICH FILM FESTIVAL
NORWICH FASHION WEEK
ART FAIR EAST
To vote for who you would like to win click hereThe 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.