The 2016 Awards are grateful for the support of these sponsors and partners:

  1. Arts Centre Melbourne

    For nearly 30 years, Arts Centre Melbourne has played a leading role in showcasing the best local and international performing arts. ACM is host and partner to the national and state music, opera, theatre and dance companies, together with local companies, festivals and a multitude of commercial partners. https://www.artscentremelbourne.com.au/

  2. Harlequin Floors

    Experts in the design and manufacture of floors for all kinds of dance, performing arts & entertainment. http://aus.harlequinfloors.com/en/

  3. Creative Victoria

    Creative Victoria is the state government body dedicated to championing, growing and supporting Victoria's creative industries. Creative Victoria works to raise the profile, reach and impact of Victoria's creative industries, support the career development of local artists and creative professionals. http://creative.vic.gov.au/

  4. Equity Foundation

    The Equity Foundation aims to enhance the lives of Australian and New Zealand actors by investing in programs which support their professional endeavours and the communities in which they live. http://www.equityfoundation.org.au/

  5. Aon Australia

    Aon is Australia's leading provider of broking and consulting services for risk management, insurance transactions, reinsurance, human capital consulting and financial planning. http://www.aon.com.au/australia/

  6. Gaynor Minden

    Gaynor Minden dedicates itself to creating and producing dance shoes and products that respect the instrument, benefit the artist, and enhance the art. https://dancer.com/

  7. Dance Massive

    Dance Massive is a biannual festival that presents dance works and associated public and industry events by iconic Melbourne arts organisations. The Dance Massive consortium - Arts House, Dancehouse and Malthouse Theatre - share resources to collaborate, promote and celebrate contemporary dance under one banner. http://dancemassive.com.au/

  8. DanceInforma

    Dance Informa is the industry's online dance magazine and news service, and the Australian Dance Awards valued media partner. http://www.danceinforma.com.au/