The Hibner-Brown Awards

 

Presented by Michael Hibner and Fran Brown, our most dedicated and enthusiastic Fringe Fans. These awards honor shows that inspired them in categories of their choosing.

 

Hibner-Brown Award: Best Love Story Past: Blue Eyes Brown Eyes, "The Two-Step"

 

Hibner-Brown Award: Best Love Story Present & Future: JJ,  "Terms & Conditions"

 

Hibner-Brown Award: Best Full-Tilt Gonzo Performance: Michael Burgos, "The Eulogy"

 

Hibner-Brown Award: Most Elaborate Production: Band of Toughs, "Nirvamlet"

 

Hibner-Brown Award: Most Important Historical Message: Appalachian and Affrilachian Artists, "Where I'm From The Mountains are Red, White and Yellow.

 

Boulder Fringe Fest Awards

 

Best Of Fest Award: Blue Eyes Brown Eyes, "The Two-Step"
 

In-Demand Award (sold out at least one show): Blue Eyes Brown Eyes "The Two-Step"; Band of Toughs, "Nirvamlet"; Nosilla Dance Project "Chaos Theory"
 

Audience Choice Award: Band of Toughs, "Nirvamlet"
 

Best Solo Performance: Michael Burgos, "The Eulogy"
 

Best Ensemble Performance: InBocca Performance, "Charlie’s Girls"
 

Most Innovative Show: Khiri Lee, "Red Shoes"
 

Best Sound and Music: Sossy Mechanics, "The Perfict Family"
 

Best Writing: Helbent Productions, "Here Lies a Pixie Dream Girl: A Pretty True Story"
 

Best Staging: Nosilla Dance Project, "Chaos Theory"
 

Best Costumes: Anthem and Aria, "Anthem and Aria: The Psychic Soulmates"
 

Best Make-up: BLUE DIME, "BLUE DIME Cabaret"
 

Best Comedic Performance: Elaine Orion, "Delightfully Rude"
 

Best Dance Performance: T2 Dance Project, "Slice"
 

Most Politically Relevant: The Herd, "I Killed the Cow"
 

Most Personally Relevant: Grey Box Collective, "Fool Me Once… Fool Me Twice…"
 

Unsung Hero Award:  Appalachian and Affrilachian Artists, "Where I’m From the Mountains are Red, White and Yellow"
 

Most Subversive: China Young, "White-ish: A Memoir"
 

Community Engagement Award: MasterMimes, "MasterMimes: The Show"
 

Most Controversial: Michael Jones, "The Last Nigguh in Boulder: I Am Not Your “N” Word"
 

Fringe Location Award: BodyEarth Collective, "Forest Spirit Pilgrimage"
 

Fringe Innovative Content Award: Buck Lee Productions, "Kosmic Joke: The One About Us"
 

Best Onstage Engagement/Most Athletic: JJ, "Terms and Conditions"
 

Best Publicity Award: Moira Keefe, "Life, Death and Numbers"
 

Volunteer/Staff Favorite: Hurt Angry & Bitter Productions and 4th Wing Dance, "Shoebox Full of Blues"
 

Tip the Fringe All-Star: (generating the most tips for the Fringe) Jay and D Shaplow