Outstanding individuals honoured with LPA awards

Industry stalwarts Deborah Cheetham AO, David McAllister AM, Jill Smith AM and Ann Tonks AM are celebrated after a challenging year for the live performance sector.

Yorta Yorta composer, opera singer and educator Professor Deborah Cheetham AO and former Artistic Director of The Australian Ballet, David McAllister AM, were this week presented with the 2020 JC Williamson Award® by Live Performance Australia (LPA).

The foremost honour that the Australian live entertainment industry can bestow, the JC Williamson Award recognises an individual who has made an outstanding contribution to the Australian live entertainment and performing arts industry and shaped the future of the industry for the better.

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