Shakespeare Republic wins TWO awards at the New Zealand Web Fest!

BREAKING NEWS!! Shakespeare Republic: #AllTheWebsAStage (The Lockdown Chronicles) just won TWO Awards at the NZ Web Fest!!

Best Ensemble Cast AND Best Director for Sally McLean!! And Miguel Perez received a “Special Mention” in the Best Actor (International Narrative) category!!

A huge thank you to the NZ WebFest jury and team for these honours and congrats to all our fellow nominees! There is SO MUCH talent in this sphere and we were honoured to stand alongside you all!!

And congratulations to the Republic company all around the globe!! Especially our amazing cast who deserve all the love for their work – both in front of and behind the camera (as they were also their own crew). We are so thrilled for and proud of all of you!!

Thank you to our Co-Producers – Billy Smedley, Christopher Kirby and Phoebe Anne Taylor for their tireless work behind the scenes and to Thanassi Panagiotaras (Colourist) and Tim McCormick (Sound Editor) for making us all look and sound so good in Post Production.

Finally thank you to our amazing Patreon patrons and donors for giving us the funds to make this season – we are so grateful to you all and share this success fully with you.

So thrilled and so excited! Thank you all for your support!!

Watch the full series here: and selected episodes on the NZ Web Fest platform (until tomorrow), as well as all the other amazing series in their line up here:

And you can watch the full Awards Presentation on their Facebook page.

Long live the Bard!