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5 September 2011

Nominations open for the Sidney Myer Performing Arts Awards

Nominations open for the Sidney Myer Performing Arts Awards

Nominations are now open for the 2011 Sidney Myer Performing Arts Awards. These awards were created in 1984 to commemorate the life and cultural interests of Sidney Myer, and are primarily intended to enhance the status of the performing arts and artists in Australia

The awards recognise past achievement, and consideration is also given to the potential of an individual or group to continue their contribution to Australian society through the performing arts.

Nominations are sought for three awards: Individual Award ($50,000), Group Award ($80,000) and Facilitator's Prize ($20,000). Nomination forms can be downloaded from the Sidney Myer Foundation website.

Nominations close on Friday 18 November 2011. Winners will be announced in early 2012.

Further links

Sidney Myer Performing Arts Awards - information and nomination forms
Sidney Myer Performing Arts Awards - Award-winners' showcase

The Australian Music Centre connects people around the world to Australian composers and sound artists. By facilitating the performance, awareness and appreciation of music by these creative artists, it aims to increase their profile and the sustainability of their art form. Established in 1974, the AMC is now the leading provider of information, resources, materials and products relating to Australian new music.


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