Morecambe Fringe Announces Local and National prize winners

The Festival Prizes have changed as well to incorporate some new categories, as performers themselves adapted to a new way of working and a new medium.

Morecambe Fringe Festival Prize Winners 2020:

  • Best Short Film (National) – The Forgotten Works
  • Best Short Film (Local) – Melinda Murphy
  • Best Animation – Valerie Shemilt
  • Best Solo Show – Genre Fluid
  • Best Comedy (National) Discount Comedy Checkout
  • Best Comedy (Local) Richard Davenport
  • Best Musical Comedy – Parodies from the Peak District by Andy Thomas
  • Best Adapted show in global pandemic – Poets, Prattlers and Pandemonialists.

Read More about this year’s festival in this article from Lancashire Evening Post.

Fringe 2020

The 4th annual Morecambe Fringe will be entirely online!

Due to the Covid-19 crisis, we will be streaming 29 shows for this year’s fringe, from our Facebook page. Join us for our launch at 7:30 pm on Saturday 11th July for all the fun of the fringe, with all the comforts of home.

You will be able to pop some money in an online donation bucket for the artists shown in our livestream.

Find us at and follow us there to keep up to date with the rest of the shows.