2013 Australian Dance Awards

  1. Hall of Fame: Alan Brissenden AM

    Alan has made an enormous impact on how we view dance, with an extraordinary 60 years of dance criticism…

  2. Lifetime Achievement Award: Ronne Arnold

    In a lifetime dedicated to dance, Ronne Arnold has inspired generations of audiences and dancers as…

  3. Services to Dance: Shane Carroll

    For her valuable and generous support of independent artists as a mentor, teacher, adviser and coach,…

  4. Services to Dance Education: Jackie Hallahan

    For decades of leadership and excellence in dance education, and for her holistic and inclusive approach…

  5. Outstanding Achievement in Youth Dance: Tracks Dance Company

    For a moving and joyful performance that truly highlighted the beauty of one’s life span and seamlessly…

  6. Outstanding Achievement in Choreography: Rafael Bonachela

    For creating a vivid, exultant and sensual study of human interaction, charting the myriad actions…

  7. Outstanding Achievement in Independent Dance: Antony Hamilton

    For an outstanding and spectacular production that demonstrates Antony’s inventive movement vocabulary,…

  8. Outstanding Performance by a Company: Sydney Dance Company

    For breathtakingly fluid solos, duets and group work that showcase the dazzling virtuosity, technical…

  9. Outstanding Performance by a Female Dancer: Charmene Yap

    For her exceptional precision, compelling vigour and outstanding virtuosity combined with a powerful…

  10. Outstanding Performance by a Male Dancer: Kimball Wong

    For his extraordinary power, elevation and fluidity and for his accomplished, stunning dancing that…

  11. Outstanding Achievement in Commercial Dance, Musicals or Physical Theatre: Tap Dogs

    For the gorgeous and exceptional dancers and musicians, and for an exhilarating, polished and well-crafted…

  12. Outstanding Achievement in Dance on Film or New Media: Sue Healey

    For a ground-breaking and inspirational feature-length documentary with stunning cinematography and…