The 21st Australian Dance Awards were presented in an evening of performances showcasing some of Brisbane's best dance of the past year.
2018 selection panel
The panel is made up of 13 dance professionals from all states and territories.
Members represent the dance sector and include teachers, independent artists, dance company directors, writers/critics, administrators and youth dance specialists.
Panel members serve a 3–4 year term. If a member of the selection panel is nominated for an award, they are excluded from voting in that category and excluded from any discussion about that category.
Ausdance National manages the nominations and the selection panel, and is responsible for maintaining award categories, selection criteria and a transparent voting process.
The management committee:
- Chair, Selection Panel: Robina Beard OAM
- Advisers: Lee Christofis, Jeff Meiners, Julie Dyson AM