Outstanding Achievement in Independent Dance

  1. 2016: Sue Healey

    For a sophisticated, perceptive and ingenious work that was entertaining, beautiful and powerful,…

  2. 2015: Torque Show & Michelle Ryan

    For an exquisite, compelling and immersive production exploring intimacy and human relationships within…

  3. 2014: Dalisa Pigram

    For a powerful and mature work of great intelligence and integrity, that presents a political narrative…

  4. 2013: Antony Hamilton

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

  5. 2012: Barry Moreland & Daryl Brandwood

    For outstanding realisation and execution of a brilliant concept through imaginative choreography,…

  6. 2011: Narelle Benjamin

    For a well-realised, multi-layered and sophisticated piece; for her ingenious use of design elements…

  7. 2010: Sue Peacock

    Questions Without Notice is at once comic, tragic and thought-provoking. Sue uses an innovative…

  8. 2009: Tanja Liedtke

    The extraordinarily complex and detailed choreography of construct is performed with great wit, clarity…

  9. 2008: Shaun Parker

    This is a beautifully integrated ensemble piece, combining dance and live music to create a unique…

  10. 2006: Clare Dyson

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

  11. 2005: Julie-Anne Long and Sam James

    This was a unique, remarkable and entertaining collaboration amongst some outstanding artists of various…

  12. 2004: Kate Denborough

    Nowhere Man is an exquisite, imaginative and original production, filled with wonderful imagery…

  13. 2003: Helen Herbertson and Ben Cobham

    An extraordinary collaboration between two fascinating artists, Morphia Series is an all-encompassing…