Award Winner

Prizewinners 2021

Many congratulations to our prizewinners who gave outstanding performances in our 70th year, despite navigating the difficulties of a global pandemic and the challenge of a virtual festival.

Classes attracting special trophies and awards

Please click here to see the syllabus for full description (including the value of any cash prizes) and entry requirements.


  • Worcester Arts Council trophies for High Achievement

  • Vale Piano Trophy for Piano Solo

  • Severn Arts Award for an Instrumental Player in 2021

  • Bertulis Solo Verse Speaking Challenge Trophy

  • Write & Speak A Poem - vouchers for winners in each class 

  • Rotary Young Performer of the Year Trophy

  • William Lewis Recital Salver 

  • Sproule Trophy and Prize for Drama and Music 

  • Marion Baker Memorial Cup and Prize

  • Solo Acting Festival Prize

Severn Arts Award

The Severn Arts Outstanding Instrumentalist award 2022 will be presented in 2022 to the most outstanding instrumentalist at Grade 4 or above. It is a solo award and comes with a term's free membership to Severn Arts Intermediate Ensemble.

For further information and how to apply see

Crowd Clapping

Festival Concert & presentations

Please click here for further details about the concert.


If you won a trophy in the 2021 Festival please would you return it, in the packaging provided, to the Festival by the end of January 2021 It would also be greatly appreciated if you could make sure the trophy is returned cleaned. Thank you.