2018 GOLD MATILDA AWARD
This special, open award recognises either a standout production or performance element in the year’s theatrical season or, in this instance, recognition of an individual company or group for their contribution to the industry as determined by the judging panel. DeBase are being recognised this year for their commitment to making theatre of excellence in Queensland for over 20 years, touring nationally and internationally, focusing on the use of comedy to address social issues in a way that is in tune with their target audience.
The Matilda Awards are a not-for-profit organisation that honour and celebrate the achievements of the Queensland theatre Industry.
Key objectives include:
To promote the performing arts in Queensland.
To recognise achievement in the performing arts in Queensland.
To establish and hold an annual awards ceremony at which exceptional performing arts work is promoted and recognised.