ARCHIVED News Archive

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Enabling, Energising NEON Festival Wins

Melbourne Theatre Company's NEON Festival of Independent Theatre has been named Best of Australian Arts 2013 in the theatre category awarded by The Monthly – Australia’s leading national magazine about politics, society and culture.  Read More

AMPAG companies scoop the nominations for Sydney Theatre Awards 2010

The nominations for the 2010 Sydney Theatre Awards were announced recently, on Thursday 16th December. AMPAG members Bell Shakespeare, Belvoir and Sydney Theatre Company each received acknowledgement for their inspiring and vital contributions to the performing arts in Sydney in 2010.  Read More

AMPAG Companies win 23 Helpmann Awards

Live Performance Australia presented their 10th annual Helpmann Awards at the Sydney Opera House on Monday 6 September 2010.   Read More

Opera Australia's "Bliss" tops nominations at 2010 Helpmann Awards

The 2010 Helpmann Award nominations were announced on 2 August and AMPAG companies are frontrunners for the major awards, having 60% of all nominations in eligible categories.  Read More

Sydney Theatre Company project shines brightly

Under its high-profile leadership team, the Sydney Theatre Company has introduced a string of green initiatives. Those efforts have now been officially recognised.  Read More

AMPAG Companies take top honours at the 2010 Australian Dance Awards

The 2010 Australian Dance Awards were announced on Sunday, 20th June in Melbourne with judges choosing from over 450 nominations received for the ten award categories for works presented in 2009.  Read More

Black Swan supports Richard Burton Award for New Plays

The judging panel for the Richard Burton Award for New Plays has been announced. The panel will be chaired by Sally Burton and will include Black Swan State Theatre Company’s Artistic Director, Kate Cherry, Adam Mitchell, director of Black Swan’s HotBed Ensemble, Stephen Bevis, arts editor at The West Australian and Terri-ann White, director and publisher of UWA Publishing.  Read More

Queensland Premier and Queensland Theatre Company Award New Work

Queensland Premier and Minister for the Arts, Anna Bligh, is urging Queensland artists to submit entries for the 2010-11 Queensland Premier's Drama Award before they close on Wednesday 30 June.  Read More