1999 Australian Dance Awards

  1. Hall of Fame: Dame Peggy van Praagh

    Peggy began dancing and performing very early in life and attracted her first press coverage by the…

  2. Hall of Fame: Carole Johnson

    Originally from America, Carole played a key role in helping Australians discover the richness of…

  3. Hall of Fame: Edouard Borovansky

    Czech-born Edouard Borovansky came to Australia in 1929 as a dancer with the company of Anna Pavlova,…

  4. Lifetime Achievement Award: Keith Bain OAM

    As a teacher of dance and movement, Keith has influenced the lives of countless dancers, actors and…

  5. Services to Dance: Kristian Fredrikson

    Kristian has had a long and distinguished career as a costume designer and is well known for his stunning…

  6. Services to Dance Education: Susan Street AO

    As Head of several tertiary dance departments, Professor Susan Street has been on numerous advisory…

  7. Outstanding Achievement in Choreography: Leigh Warren

    The choreography for Shimmer, experienced in conjunction with the wonderful music played…

  8. Outstanding Performance by a Company: Leigh Warren and Dancers

    This is a joyous and harmonious company to watch. The performances this year were invigorating, entertaining,…

  9. Outstanding Performance by a Female Dancer: Delia Silvan

    Delia is a stunning performer with excellent technique and an innate affinity with Kylian’s…

  10. Outstanding Achievement in Dance on Film or New Media: Cordelia Beresford with Solon Ulbrich & Narelle Benjamin

    Cordelia has a startling ability to direct her players and dancers to transmit great emotion through…

  11. Outstanding Achievement in Commercial Dance, Musicals or Physical Theatre: Caroline O’Connor

    One of Australia’s most acclaimed musical theatre performers, Caroline is a phenomenal dancer,…