Awards

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2016

Helpmann Awards:
Best Male Dancer in a Ballet or Physical Theatre Work – Kimball Wong for Habitus

2015

South Australian Ruby Awards:
Sustained Contribution by an Organisation

Australia Council Award:
Outstanding Achievement in Dance – Garry Stewart (Artistic Director)

2014

Green Room Awards:
Best Visual Design – Proximity (Thomas Pachoud (Video & Video Engineering), Mark Pennington (Lighting Design) & Geoff Cobham (Design Consultant))
Best Performance by a Dance Ensemble – Proximity 

2013

Australian Dance Awards:
Outstanding Performance by a Male Dancer – Kimball Wong for Proximity

2012

South Australian Ruby Awards:
Sustained Contribution by an Individual – Garry Stewart

2011

South Australian Export Awards:
Australian Dance Theatre – Winner Arts & Entertainment category

2008

South Australian Export Awards:
Australian Dance Theatre – Winner Arts & Entertainment category

Australian Dance Awards:
Outstanding Achievement in Choreography – Garry Stewart for Honour Bound

2007

Australian Cinematographer’s Society National Awards:
Commercials Retail – Highly Commended to Chris Herzfeld for Devolution

2006

Helpmann Awards:
Best New Australian Work – Garry Stewart for Devolution
Best Lighting Design – Louis-Philippe Demers for Devolution

Australian Dance Awards:
Outstanding Performance by a Company – Garry Stewart & Australian Dance Theatre for Devolution

South Australian Ruby Awards:
Innovation Category for Devolution

Australian Cinematographer’s Society SA Branch Awards:
Commercials Retail – Gold to Chris Herzfeld for Devolution
Corporate Productions – Gold to Chris Herzfeld for Devolution

ReelDance:
Best New Australian or New Zealand Dance Film or Video: Nascent

SA Business Export Awards:
Highly Commended in the Channel 7 Arts & Entertainment Category

2005

Australian Dance Awards Best Dance Film:
Gina Czarnecki, Garry Stewart for Nascent

IMZ Dance Screen:
Delegates’ Award: Gina Czarnecki, Garry Stewart for Nascent

SA Great Awards:
Winner of the Arts Category

2004

Helpmann Awards:
Best Choreography in a Ballet or Dance Work: Garry Stewart for HELD
Best Male Dancer in a Ballet or Dance Work: Ross McCormack for HELD
Best Female Dancer in a Ballet or Dance Work: Larissa McGowan for HELD

Australian Dance Awards:
Outstanding Performance by a Company: Australian Dance Theatre for HELD
Outstanding Performance by a Male Dancer: Paul Zivkovich for HELD
Outstanding Performance by a Female Dancer: Larissa McGowan for HELD

SA Business Export Awards:
Highly Commended in the Channel 7 Arts & Entertainment Category

2003

Green Room Awards:
Best Female Dancer – Larissa McGowan for The Age of Unbeauty

2002

Australian Dance Awards:
Outstanding Performance by a Company: Australian Dance Theatre for The Age of Unbeauty
Outstanding Achievement in Choreography: Garry Stewart for The Age of Unbeauty
Outstanding Achievement by a Male Dancer: Dean Walsh for The Age of Unbeauty

Adelaide Critics’ Circle Group Award:
Australian Dance Theatre for The Age of Unbeauty

Works

The Beginning of Nature
construct by Tanja Liedtke
Doppelganger
Be Your Self
Choreography (NIDA)
Objekt
Habitus
Multiverse
Proximity
Mood Machine
Collision Course
Nought by Daniel Jaber
Worldhood
Ignition
Devolution
HELD
The Age of Unbeauty
Nascent
Vocabulary
Nothing
Birdbrain

What’s On

January 2018

Date

Venue

Program

Bookings

2 - 19 Jan The Odeon Humanhood residency

February 2018

Date

Venue

Program

Bookings

1 Feb The Odeon Theatre
57a Queen St Norwood SA 5098
Youth Ensemble audition Applications now open

21 - 22 Feb DeLaMar Theater, Amsterdam, The Netherlands The Beginning of Nature Book now

March 2018

Date

Venue

Program

Bookings

1 Mar Theater Heidelberg construct by Tanja Liedtke Tanzbiennale Heidelberg

21 Mar Dubbo Regional Theatre Convention Centre The Beginning of Nature Book now

April 2018

Date

Venue

Program

Bookings

9 - 13 Apr The Odeon Secondment Week Apply now.

June 2018

Date

Venue

Program

Bookings

14 - 15 Jun Canberra Theatre Centre The Beginning of Nature Book now

July 2018

Date

Venue

Program

Bookings

11 - 14 Jul Dunstan Playhouse, Adelaide Festival Centre The Beginning of Nature BASS
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18 Jul The Art House Wyong The Beginning of Nature Book now

21 Jul Chaffey Theatre The Beginning of Nature Country Arts South Australia

27 - 28 Jul Theatre Royal The Beginning of Nature Tasmanian Arts Guide

August 2018

Date

Venue

Program

Bookings

18 Aug Mandurah Performing Arts Centre The Beginning of Nature Book now

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News & Media

Humanhood residency - 22 January, 2018

In January 2018 the company were pleased to have Rudi Cole and Julia Robert, founding co-artistic directors of Humanhood, with us in the studios. Humanhood were amongst the winners at the Ballet Gesellschaft International Choreographic Competition in Hanover, which included a three-week scholarship with the company thanks to the generous support of the Tanja Liedtke Foundation. For… View Article

A look back on 2017 - 22 December, 2017

As we reflect on what has been a huge and exciting year for the company, we sincerely thank all our valued sponsors and supporters for ensuring that we are able to continue to create and perform new work, play a leading role as a cultural ambassador for Australia, and provide opportunities for the future generation… View Article

Body Image: the basis of who we are and how we act – workshop - 25 April, 2017

Body Image: the basis of who we are and how we act. Workshop – Sunday 18 June 10.00am-4:30pm, held at ADT Studios 126 Belair Road, Hawthorn. Join Associate Professor Susan Hillier of the University of South Australia for a special workshop for anyone interested in body image – clinicians, dancers, actors, yoga teachers, students, or… View Article

A look back on 2016 - 23 December, 2016

As we reflect on what has been a huge and exciting year for the company, we sincerely thank all our valued sponsors and supporters for ensuring that we are able to continue to create and perform new work, play a leading role as a cultural ambassador for Australia, and provide opportunities for the future generation… View Article

Erin Fowler residency - 23 December, 2016

The company were pleased to invite local independent artist and Artistic Director of The Mill Adelaide, Erin Fowler to the studios for a week-long residency to further develop her work Epoch, on the dancers of ADT. Epoch first premiered in 2016 as part of ADT’s Ignition season. This week our dancers have been training in Erin’s distinctive… View Article


News Archive

24 October, 2016
Botis Seva residency

16 October, 2015
MALAGA – by Thomas Fonua

26 February, 2014
Thinking Brains & Bodies

16 December, 2013
Looking back on 2013