Monday, 23 November, 2015 - 18:54

The Light Moves 2015 Festival Awards were presented on the final day of the festival.
We're delighted to announce the awardwinners in each category below. Our congratulations to all the nominees and award recipients!

Light Moves Festival Prize:
Liquid Gold is the Air
Created by Roswitha Chesher, Rosemary Lee;
Choreographer: Rosemary Lee.
(Image: Still from Liquid Gold is the Air)

Award for Most Innovative Use of Sound:
The Touch Diaries
Director/choreographer: Lisa May Thomas;
Music: Simon Preston;
Sound Design: Jonny Crew.

Award for Outstanding Irish Work
Chaplet of Roses
Director: Colin Gee;
Choreographers: Colin Gee, Anglie Smalis.

Outstanding Student Work Award
Joint award winners:
Director/Choreographer: Camille Jemelen


Director/Choreographer: Conor O'Brien

Special mention:
Stoixeia/Elements, by Limerick Youth Dance

For a full list of the nominees in each section, please visit the Light Moves Facebook page (link on right)


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