2000 Australian Dance Awards

  1. Lifetime Achievement Award: Kira Bousloff OAM

    Kira chose to stay in Australia when she danced here with the Covent Garden Russian Ballet in 1938…

  2. Services to Dance: Julie Dyson AM

    Julie was a member of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Reporting Staff for 18 years, and taught ballet…

  3. Services to Dance Education: Martin Rubinstein OAM

    A former dancer with the Borovansky Ballet, Martin taught ballet and was an examiner for the RAD syllabus…

  4. Outstanding Achievement in Choreography: Ted Brandsen

    Ted’s version of this story of love and deception is concise, refreshing, contemporary and powerful.…

  5. Outstanding Performance by a Company: The Australian Ballet

    The company performs Forsythe’s stylised movement with accuracy, power and simplicity—from the…

  6. Outstanding Performance by a Male Dancer: Steven Heathcote AM

    Steven is a charismatic performer, a powerful actor and chivalrous partner. He is an irresistible…

  7. Outstanding Achievement in Dance on Film or New Media: Sandra Parker and Margie Medlin

    Visceral and visual, the film interchanges the eye of the dancer with the eye of the camera, creating…

  8. Outstanding Achievement in Commercial Dance, Musicals or Physical Theatre: Todd McKenney

    Todd gleefully prances, minces and shakes his maracas and sequined loud shirts, looking totally at…