03/12/2020

At the 2020 Ruby Awards, Arts South Australia will be celebrating the arts and cultural sector’s resilience, innovation and adaptation.

Here are the shortlisted nominees for 2020.

Best festival

  • WOMADelaide 2020 – The WOMADelaide Foundation
  • Tarnanthi 2019 – Art Gallery of South Australia
  • SALA Festival 2019 – South Australian Living Artists Inc

Best work or event outside a festival

  • Nothing Remains Unchanged – Ross McHenry
  • Contact – Kiah Gossner
  • A View From The Bridge – State Theatre Company

Best work or event within a festival

  • The Lighthouse – Patch Theatre
  • Music for 18 Musicians – Soundstream
  • The 2020 Adelaide Biennial of Australian Art: Monster Theatres – Art Gallery of South Australia
  • Grounded – Holden Street Theatres

Best community or regional event or project

  • Lullaby Project Australia – Connecting the Dots in Music
  • SALA Festival 2019 – South Australian Living Artists Inc
  • Centralised – South Australian Film Corporation

Best work, event or project for young people

  • The Hunting – Closer Productions
  • The Lighthouse – Patch Theatre
  • Project Ludwig – Australian String Quartet

Made in Adelaide

  • Where Song Began – Bowerbird Collective
  • Beep – Windmill Theatre Company
  • Baba Yaga – Windmill Theatre Company
  • The Sisters of Invention – Tutti Arts Inc

Outstanding contribution by an organisation or group

  • Australian String Quartet
  • Brink Productions
  • Holden Street Theatres
  • Slingsby

Awards will be presented on 16 December 2020.

Learn more about the awards.