Industry Update | ACAPTA | Tuesday 6th October 2015

Following the Melbourne and Sydney Fringe Festivals and with a number of independent circus companies touring, we thought we’d try and update you with the latest list of awards and recognitions for our sector [feel free to email content@acapta.org.au to keep us in the know about your successes!]

Insomnia_AIR: The Art of Dropping Off [Aerialize]
Winner of the 2015 Sydney Fringe Festival’s Best Physical Theatre & Circus Award AND Director’s Choice award

Anne Truong for No Punchline [Sara Pheasant]
Winner of the 2015 Melbourne Fringe Festival’s Best Emerging Circus Artist Award [presented by ACAPTA]

Perhaps there is Hope Yet [Naked Under Cover]
Winner of the 2015 Melbourne Fringe Festival’s Best Original New Circus Award [presented by Circus Oz]

Bodies over Bitumen [Skye Gellmann, Naomi Francis, Alex Gellmann and Kieran Law]
Winner of the 2015 Melbourne Fringe Festival’s Best Experimental Performance

No Punchline [Sara Pheasant]
Winner of the 2015 Melbourne Fringe Festival’s Best Circus Award

A Simple Space [Gravity and Other Myths]
Australian Dance Award for Outstanding Achievement in Commercial Dance, Musicals or Physical Theatre

IMAGE CREDITBodies Over Bitumen, photo by Skye Gellmann