Live Performance Australia™ (LPA) has established a Travel Fund with support provided by Helpmann Award® Strategic Partners, Destination New South Wales.
The Travel Fund provides funding for flights and accommodation for Helpmann Award® Nominating Panel Members to attend shows outside of Sydney (NSW) and Melbourne (VIC).
In order to apply for Travel Fund assistance, applicants must be either:
In 2012, priority assistance will be given to productions and Panel Members from the following disciplines:
In exceptional circumstances consideration will be given to Panel Members from other states who wish to attend a production in NSW or VIC. Please note however that this is not the primary objective of the Fund.
Promoter/Presenter Members may apply for travel fund assistance for a maximum of one production per Helpmann Awards® Season (1 March in any year and ends 31 May the following year).
Panel Members may apply for assistance for one travel engagement per Helpmann Awards® Season. Applications for those wishing to see more than one production over a series of nights (e.g. At a festival or a group of performances) will be subject to approval.
Retrospective funding requests are ineligible.
For enquiries or assistance in lodging an application, please contact Anna Muscara at: firstname.lastname@example.org or 03 9614 1111.