2002 Australian Dance Awards

  1. Hall of Fame: Garth Welch AM

    Garth studied dance initially with Phyllis Danaher and began his stage career with the J.C. Williamson…

  2. Lifetime Achievement Award: Meryl Tankard

    Meryl has earned International acclaim as a choreographer of great invention and emotional impact.…

  3. Services to Dance: Ian McRae AO

    Ian has served the dance and performing arts sector as an administrator, manager and cultural leader.…

  4. Services to Dance Education: Nanette Hassall AM

    As founder and Artistic Director of Dance Works and then Head of Dance at Western Australian Academy…

  5. Outstanding Achievement in Choreography: Garry Stewart

    Garry pushes the boundaries of dance with this darkly disturbing picture of a world full of inhumanity.…

  6. Outstanding Performance by a Company: Australian Dance Theatre

    This is an inspiring and fascinating piece of work. The dancers work brilliantly with all the other…

  7. Outstanding Performance by a Female Dancer: Ros Hervey

    Ros is powerful and theatrical performer with great intensity, integrity and maturity. Her intelligence…

  8. Outstanding Performance by a Male Dancer: Dean Walsh

    Dean brings great artistry and maturity to his performance in this piece. He is a truly stunning dancer…

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

    Todd is at the top of his form as he dances and sings his way through almost every scene. A master…