Harlequin Floors presents the Australian Dance Awards 2013

Wednesday 17th July 2013
Global industry leaders and specialists in high quality dance and performance flooring, Harlequin Floors, are once again main sponsors for the Australian Dance Awards 2013 – hosted by Canberra for the very first time as part of the city’s centenary celebrations.

Held on the 5th August at the Canberra Theatre Centre, this year’s event will celebrate the best in Australian dance with performances from leading companies, presentations and 11 awards to individuals, companies, choreographers and more. 

Nominations for the eleven categories, includes David McAllister AM for Services to Dance, Dancenorth & Raewyn Hill for Services to Dance Education, Steps Youth Dance for Outstanding Achievement in Youth or Community Dance and Sue Healey for Outstanding Achievement in Dance and Film.

Neil Roach, Director of Ausdance ACT commented: ‘We are thrilled to work with Harlequin Floors and celebrate their second year as a major partner of the Australian Dance Awards. Harlequin’s support has enabled us to honour professional Australian dance artists who have made an outstanding contribution to dance.’

The evening will host exciting and diverse performances, featuring Sydney Dance Company, West Australian Ballet, Phly Crew, Ghenoa Gela, QL2 Dance, Force Majeure, Dalisa Pigram and Wayne Scott and Katie Kermond and dancers.

Tickets are on sale now at Canberra Ticketing – www.canberratheatrecentre.com.au