Hot off the presses, we have the names of the winners at the Excess All Areas London Cabaret Awards 2013.

Penny Arcade's Bitch!Dyke!Faghag!Whore! won the award for Best One-Off Production

Penny Arcade’s Bitch!Dyke!Faghag!Whore! won the award for Best One-Off Production

We were there as many of the capital’s cabaret scene assembled at the Royal Vauxhall Tavern on Wednesday for the unveiling of the winners of the London Cabaret Awards 2013. Performers rubbed shoulders with producers, technicians, press and the public as the names were read out.

So who walked away with a trophy and who just walked away?


WINNERS: London Cabaret Awards 2013

Best Vocal Act
Fascinating Aida

Best Musical Variety Act
Sarah-Louise Young

Best Drag Act
Myra DuBois

Best Host/Compère
Dusty Limits

Best Burlesque Act
Laurie Hagen

Best Speciality Act
Craig The Incredible Hula Boy

Best Alternative Performer
David Hoyle

Best Newcomer
The Spiegel Tent Season at Wonderground

Best One-Off Production
Bitch! Dyke! Faghag! Whore!

Best Ongoing Production
The Double R Club

Best Cabaret Venue
Bethnal Green Working Men’s Club

Unsung Hero
Sharon Calcutt – Finger in the Pie, Stage Manager

Outstanding Achievement Award
Torture Garden, collected by director and founder David Wood.

The full list of nominees can be seen hereWe’ve already had our say on the Awards here, here and here. If you agree or disagree with the judges’ decisions, leave us  a comment below explaining why.

Photo credit: Gui O’Connor exclusively for This Is Cabaret.