2006 Australian Dance Awards

  1. Lifetime Achievement Award: Graeme Murphy AO and Janet Vernon AM

    For over 30 years, Graeme and Janet have had an incomparable career creating and performing innovative…

  2. Services to Dance: Hilary Crampton

    Hilary has been engaged with local and international dance practice as a writer, teacher, administrator…

  3. Services to Dance Education: Buzz Dance Theatre

    Buzz has been igniting creative energy in children, young people and their communities for 21 years.…

  4. Outstanding Achievement in Choreography: Tanja Liedtke

    Twelfth Floor is a mature, imaginative and confronting piece, displaying vision and inventiveness…

  5. Outstanding Performance by a Company: Australian Dance Theatre

    Devolution is virtuosic, adventurous, risky and inventive. The dancers do a stunning job…

  6. Outstanding Achievement in Independent Dance: Clare Dyson

    A performance of rare and complex choreographic logic and aesthetic, Churchill’s Black Dog

  7. Outstanding Performance by a Female Dancer: Kristina Chan

    Kristina’s powerful performance in Twelfth Floor is a mature and exquisitely measured one.…

  8. Outstanding Performance by a Male Dancer: Byron Perry

    Byron is an outstanding performer capable of communicating deep emotions and complex ideas through…

  9. Outstanding Achievement in Dance on Film or New Media: Sam James and Julie-Anne Long

    Nun’s Night Out is a brilliant collaboration between filmmaker, choreographer and an ensemble…