LPA 2013-14 Annual Report

Acknowledgements

Executive Council

PRESIDENT

Andrew Kay
Andrew Kay & Associates Pty Ltd

VICE PRESIDENTS

John Kotzas
Queensland Performing Arts Centre

Maria O’Connor
Ticketmaster Australasia & New Zealand

EXECUTIVE COUNCILLORS

Phil Bathols
Spiritworks Pty Ltd

Jonathan Bielski
Sydney Opera House

Bruce Carmichael
Canberra Theatre Centre

Michael Cassel
Cameron Mackintosh Australia Pty Ltd / Michael Cassel Group

Michael Coppel
Live Nation Australasia

Richard Evans
Richard Evans and Assoc (REA) Consulting

Douglas Gautier
Adelaide Festival Centre

Craig Hassall
Opera Australia

Virginia Lovett
Melbourne Theatre Company

Patrick McIntyre
Sydney Theatre Company

Liza McLean
Tinderbox Productions

Teena Munn
Windmill Theatre

Tim Munro
Theatre Royal

Rod Pilbeam
AEG Ogden

Louise Withers
Louise Withers & Associates Pty Ltd

OBSERVERS

Ross Cunningham (Chair of HAAC)
Queensland Performing Arts Centre

Kyle Johnston
Arts Centre Melbourne

Jon Nicholls (2014 Helpmann Awards Executive Producer)
Jon Nicholls Productions

Steven Roth
West Australian Ballet

Life Members

Kenn Brodziak OBE 1979

Paul Riomfalvy AM 1985

Frank Baden-Powell OAM 1988

Noel Blackburn 1988

George Fairfax AM 1988

Arthur William Parlour 1988

Frederick Gibson 1989

Lloyd Martin AM 1992

John Ernest Graham 1993

Greg Innes 2003

Tim McFarlane 2003

Sue Nattrass AO 2003

Jan Stoneham 2003

Rodney Rigby 2005

Kelvin McWhinnie 2005

Ross Cunningham 2007

Kate Brennan 2007

Ian Fraser 2007

Andrew Guild 2007

Ian McRae AO 2007

Jim Cranfield 2009

Donald McDonald AC 2009

Craig McGovern 2009

Jon Nicholls 2009

Eric Robinson 2009

Sue Hunt 2011

Ann Tonks 2011

Adrian Collette AM 2012

Richard Evans 2012

Bernadette Hayes 2012

Andrew Moon 2012

Rodney Phillips 2013

Management Committee

Andrew Kay (Chair)
Andrew Kay & Associates

John Kotzas
Queensland Performing Arts Centre

Maria O’Connor
Ticketmaster Australasia & New Zealand

Evelyn Richardson
Live Performance Australia™

Honours Committee

Andrew Kay
Andrew Kay & Associates

Donald McDonald AC
LPA Life Member

Tim McFarlane
Ambassador Theatre Group

Sue Nattrass AO (Chair)
Industry Specialist

Evelyn Richardson
Live Performance Australia™

Workplace Relations Committee

Andrew Kay (Chair)
Andrew Kay & Associates

Bernadette Hayes (Deputy Chair)
Executive Producer

John Bayley
Sydney Festival

Alicia Dodds
Queensland Performing Arts Centre Trust

Tony Dolk
Opera Australia

Sue Donnelly
Queensland Theatre Company

Judy Fuccilli
Global Creatures

Chris Green
Dainty Group

David Hamilton
Live Performance Australia™

John Henderson
Bell Shakespeare

Evelyn Richardson
Live Performance Australia™

Rodney Rigby
Newtheatricals

Charlotte St Clair Wilson (Secretary)
Live Performance Australia™

Louise Withers
Louise Withers and Associates

Helpmann Awards Administration Committee

Ross Cunningham (Chair)
Queensland Performing Arts Centre

Dr. Catherine Brown-Watt PSM
Industry Consultant

Rob D’Orazio
Ticketmaster

Simon Hinton
Merrigong Theatre Company, Wollongong

Julia Holt
Tout Suite

Anna Marsden
Queensland Ballet

Jon Nicholls
Jon Nicholls Productions

Maria O’Connor
Ticketmaster Australasia and New Zealand

Susan Provan
Melbourne International Comedy Festival

Evelyn Richardson
Live Performance Australia™

Ian Scobie
Arts Projects Australia

Industry Achievement Awards Committee

Andrew Kay (Chair)
Andrew Kay & Associates

Ross Cunningham
Queensland Performing Arts Centre Trust

John Kotzas
Queensland Performing Arts Centre

Tim McFarlane
Ambassador Theatre Group

Sue Nattrass AO
Industry Specialist

Jon Nicholls
Jon Nicholls Productions

Maria O’Connor
Ticketmaster Australasia & New Zealand

Evelyn Richardson
Live Performance Australia™

Representation on Committees and Boards

LPA staff and representatives participate on industry boards and committees including:

  • ACCI Employment and Workplace Relations Committee
  • ACCI Employment Education and Training Working Group
  • ACCI Work Health and Safety Committee
  • Contemporary Music Working Group
  • Child Employment Working Party (Workforce Victoria)
  • ISO Mirror Committee for the Event Sustainability Management System

In accordance with disclosure obligations under section 254(2)(d)(i) of the Fair Work (Registered Organisations) Act (Cth) 2009, we advise that Evelyn Richardson was a trustee of Media Super Pty Ltd

Industry and Government Partners

  • Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ACCI)
  • Australia Council for the Arts
  • Australian Major Performing Arts Group (AMPAG)
  • Australian Music Industry Network (AMIN)
  • Australian Performing Arts Centres Association (APACA)
  • Australasian Performing Right Association/Australasian Mechanical Copyright Owners Society (APRA/AMCOS)
  • Broadway Green Alliance
  • CircuitWest
  • Department of Industry (Australian Government)
  • Innovation & Business Skills Australia (IBSA)
  • Julie’s Bicycle (UK)
  • Juliusmedia
  • Media Super
  • Northern Australia Performing Arts Centres Association (NARPACA)
  • PEARLE*, the Performing Arts Employers Associations League Europe, Brussels
  • Performing Arts Touring Alliance (PATA)
  • Screen Producers’ Association of Australia (SPAA)
  • Theatre Network Victoria (TNV)
  • The Broadway League, USA
  • The Society of London Theatre/Theatre Managers Association, UK (SOLT)
  • Venue Management Association (VMA)
  • Victorian Association of Performing Arts Centres (VAPAC)

Consultants

Legal

Jennifer Huby
TressCox Lawyers

Robert McCormack
TressCox Lawyers

Clare Mirabello
TressCox Lawyers

Charles Alexander
Minter Ellison

Insurance

John Christoffelesz
MCA Insurance Brokers

Auditor

BDO

Information Technology

Paul Flynn
Net Service

Luke Kelty & Andrew Harrison
Digital Bridge

Public Relations and Media

Susan Fitzpatrick-Napier
Digital Mantra Group (DMG)

Vicky Iliopoulos
AKA Australia

Graphic Design

Mark Gililand
VS Creative

Research and Project Management

Reece Lamshed
Binary Blue

Economic Advisory Group – Sports, Events and Venues
EY

Work Health & Safety

Andrew Moon

Susan Gaylor

Sustainability

Lisa Erhart
Dynamic Eco Solutions

Meegan Jones
GreenShoot Pacific

Mark Olsen
EC3 Global

Official Historian

Frank van Straten