Congratulations 2016 Award Winners!

Published on 19 September 2016

Congratulations to this year's winners and all the shortlisted nominees!

Presented by Ausdance and Harlequin Floors, the 2016 Australian Dance Awards were held at The State Theatre Centre of Western Australia on Sunday 18 September.

And the winners are....

Lifetime Achievement

Terri Charlesworth OAM

Services to Dance

Roy David Page

Services to Dance Education

Dr Joan Pope OAM

Outstanding Achievement in Community Dance

Dancenorth for Twilight

Outstanding Achievement in Youth Dance

Force Majeure & Powerhouse Youth Theatre for Jump First, Ask Later

Outstanding Achievement in Choreography

Lucy Guerin for Motion Picture [Lucy Guerin Inc.]

Outstanding Performance by a Company

Bangarra Dance Theatre for Lore

Outstanding Achievement in Independent Dance

Sue Healey for On View: Live Portraits

Outstanding Performance by a Female Dancer

Elma Kris for Lore [Bangarra Dance Theatre]

Outstanding Performance by a Male Dancer

David Mack for Frame of Mind [Sydney Dance Company]

Outstanding Achievement in Commercial Dance, Musicals or Physical Theatre

Circa for Il Ritorno

Outstanding Achievement in Dance on Film or New Media

Meryl Tankard for Michelle’s Story