Australian Dance Awards—eligible works for 2018

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  • Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland by The Australian Ballet (choreography by Christopher Wheeldon)
  • Anti Gravity by Chunky Move (concept, choreography & direction by Anouk van Dijk)
  • Attractor by Lucy Guerin Inc.and Dancenorth (choreography by Lucy Guerin & Gideon Obarzanek)
  • Archè by Melbourne Ballet Company (direction & choreography by  Simon Hoy)
  • Behind Closed Doors by Expressions Dance Company (choreography by Natalie Weir)
  • Being & Time by Melbourne Ballet Company (choreography by Lucas Jervies, Tim Podesta & Simon Hoy)
  • Bennelong by Bangarra Dance Theatre (choreography by Stephen Page)
  • Bespoke (triple bill) by Queensland Ballet (choreography: Glass Heart by Amy Hollingsworth, Rational/Animal by Jack Lister, Chameleon by Stephanie Lake)
  • Champions presented by Form Dance Projects (direction by Martin Del Amo)
  • Crazy Times by Sydney Dance Company and Co3 (choreography by Antony Hamilton)
  • Dark Emu by Bangarra Dance Theatre (choreography by Stephen Page, Yolande Brown, Daniel Riley & dancers, with music by Steve Francis, sets by Jacob Nash & costumes by Jennifer Irwin)
  • EVER by Phillip Adams BalletLab with Melbourne Chamber Orchestra
  • Faster (triple bill) by The Australian Ballet (choreography: Faster by David Bintley, Squander and Glory by Tim Harbour, Infra by Wayne McGregor)
  • Frank Enstein by Co3 in collaboration with The Farm (commissioned by The Farm, Co3 Australia & Bleach Festival)
  • Fully Grown by Stompin (artistic director: Caitlin Comerford, Guest Choreographer: Adam Wheeler)
  • In Difference by Craig Bary
  • Intimate Space by Restless Dance Theatre (choreography by Michelle Ryan)
  • La Fille Mal Gardee by Queensland Ballet
  • Loop by Natalie Cursio
  • Man Made by Tracks Dance Company (concept and direction by David McMicken & Tim Newth, choreography by David McMicken, Aaron Lim, Kelly Beneforti, Josh Mu & dancers)
  • Mozart Airborne by Expressions Dance Company, Opera Queensland & QPAC (direction by Natalie Weir and Lindy Hume)
  • Not like the others by QL2 Dance (artistic direction by Alison Plevey, choreography by Jack Riley & Steve Gow)
  • Nutcracker-The Story of Clara by The Australian Ballet (choreography by Graeme Murphy)
  • Out of Earshot by KAGE (artistic direction by Kate Denborough)
  • Orb by Sydney Dance Company (choreography by Rafael Bonachela in collaboration with Cheng Tsung-lun from Taiwan).
  • Piece for Person and Ghetto Blaster by Nicola Gunn
  • Pieces for Small Spaces 2017  Lucy Guerin Inc. (choreography by Amrita Hepi, Mariaa Randall, Nana Bilus Abaffy, Rheannan Port & Yumi Umiumare)
  • Pile of Bones by Stephanie Lake Company
  • Project NEXT by Co3’s Youth Ensemble (artistic direction by Raewyn Hill, choreography by Ella-Rose Trew, Andrew Searle, Laura Boynes & Isabella Stone)
  • Propel by Expressions Dance Company (choreography by Xu Yiming, Lisa Wilson, Amy Hollingsworth & Elise May)
  • Raw (triple bill) by Queensland Ballet (choreography: No Man's Land by Liam Scarlett, Glass Concerto by Greg Horsman, Ghost Dances by Christopher Bruce)
  • Restraint by Ken Unsworth with Australian Dance Artists
  • Se7en Limitless Dance Company (direction & choreography by Mitchell Turnbull)
  • Sleeping Beauty by The Australian Ballet
  • Split by Lucy Guerin Inc. (choreography & direction by Lucy Guerin)
  • Split Second Heroes by Gabrielle Nankivell
  • Symphony in C by The Australian Ballet
  • Takuto-Ballet at the Quarry by West Australian Ballet
  • Tectonic by Dancenorth the Urab Dancers from Poruma Island (direction & choreography by Kyle Page)
  • The Design Plot by Shelley Lasica
  • The Farm - Cockfight (direction by Kate Harman, Julian Louis, Joshua Thomson & Gavin Webber)
  • The Frock by Mature Artist Dance Experience (choreography by Graeme Murphy & Janet Vernon)
  • The Shape of Things To Come by Shelley Lasica
  • The Sleeping Beauty by The Australian Ballet (choreography by David McAllister)
  • The Zone by Co3 (choreography by Raewyn Hill)
  • This Poisoned Sea by QL2 Dance. (artistic direction by Ruth Osborne, choreography by Claudia Alessi, Jack Ziesing & Eliza Sanders)
  • Tiny Slopes by Natalie Cursio

Is your work on this list? Contact the nominations coordinator if you think an eligible professional dance production presented in 2017 is missing.

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