Awards Presented and Received by Molesey Musical Theatre

Carolyn Jacks receiving a Bouquet of Flowers on the occasion of her accepting the appointment as Vice-President to Molesey Musical Theatre. December 2019

The Alan Young Award for Services to Molesey Musical Theatre

The Alan Young Award is presented by Molesey Musical Theatre to the member of the society who, in that year, has made an outstanding contribution towards ensuring the future of the Society, and/or has served the continuing society for many years.

Alan Young was a mainstay as Secretary of the Society for many years until he passed away in 2014.


2015        Ziggi Szafranski  for Stage Production advice & creation, and on-line administration including web-site and email Mailing List.

2016        Hilary Young for years of efficient operation of the BoxOffice, including on-line booking.

2017        Carolyn Jacks as Chairman from 2013 til 2017.

2018        Liz Cooper for being society rehearsal pianist for many years and as Musical Director on many occasions

2019        Joan Cannell (pictured right) for taking over as Chairman at the end of 2017, in the absence of anyone else, and steering the society forwards

Sarah Young - Joan Cannell - Liz Cooper

The photograph on the right shows some of the Molesey Musical Theatre Production Team enjoying the NODA South East Region Award for Best New Show 2018, for their production of Henry – A Tudor Musical.

Iain Cannell, Mike Read, Lu Mulligan, Annie Genower, Joan Cannell The Chairman, and Liz Cooper

NODA Awards in 2019 – SE Region – The BEST New Show in 2018 was Henry – A Tudor Musical

At the NODA Awards, SE Region, held in Guildford on Sunday 25th March 2019, The BEST New Show in 2018 was announced as ‘Henry – A Tudor Musical’.
Well done Molesey Musical Theatre for having the courage to take the opportunity to stage this challenging new show ‘ Henry – A Tudor Musical’ . Brilliant news for the entire production team and fantastic cast. So proud of everyone involved. Joan Cannell, Chairman Molesey Musical Theatre