Kylie Minogue - Kylie Minogue And Geoffrey Rush Scoop Helpmann Awards

0
0
Subscribe to Kylie Minogue alerts

Kylie Minogue and Geoffrey Rush were among the homegrown stars feted on Monday (29Jul13) at an Australian awards ceremony recognising achievement in live performing arts.

The pop singer was named the recipient of the 2013 JC Williamson Award, which is given to individuals who have "made an outstanding contribution to the Australian live entertainment and performing arts industry".

Minogue was unable to attend the prizegiving at the Sydney Opera House and appeared instead via videolink, while her sister Dannii took to Twitter.com to give her a shout out, tweeting, "Congrats kylieminogue for JC Williams award... From singing into hairbrushes a lifetime ago to lifetime achievement awards," to which Kylie replied, "Amazing... Thank you!!!!!"

In the theatre categories, Oscar winner Rush was unveiled as the Best Male Actor in a Musical for his role in A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum, while Legally Blonde the Musical picked up five trophies, including the coveted Best Musical honour.

Bruce Springsteen was crowned Best International Act in the concert segment, while Neil Finn and Paul Kelly were voted Best Australian Act.


Contactmusic

Tags: Kylie Minogue - Geoffrey Rush

0
0
Subscribe to Kylie Minogue alerts
Advertisement

More Kylie Minogue

San Andreas Trailer

California is well-known for playing host to regular earthquakes, being located right on top of the San Andreas fault; in other words, the tectonic plate...

Kylie Minogue - Sexercize Video Video

Kylie Minogue gets seriously saucy in the video for her single 'Sexercize'. The track, co-written by Sia Furler, was released on her Australian number one...

20,000 Days on Earth Movie Review

Far from the standard biographical documentary, this is a strikingly artistic exploration of the life of musician, actor and writer Nick Cave, assembled with the...

Nick Cave's '20,000 Days on Earth' Could Be Finest Movie of 2014

Nick Cave's talent for songwriting had never been disputed. In fact, many would consider the Australian amongst our generation's most talented songsmiths and so it...

Advertisement

Ariana, Zooey, J-Lo, Miley! When Actresses Become Songstresses

There seems to be a special musical buzz in the entertainment business at the moment reserved for screen actresses who are wanting to spread their...

Pharrell, Kylie, Maroon 5 And A Bunch Of Newcommers Announced For iTunes Festival 2014

Apple’s iTunes Festival 2014 isn’t until September, but there are already some awesome performers lined up. Pharrell Williams, Kylie Minogue and Maroon 5 are all...

'20,000 Days On Earth': Trailer Released For Intriguing Nick Cave Docu-Drama

20,000 Days On Earth: no it's not a gun-totin' new action movie about an alien invasion, it's a drama about a day in the life...

20,000 Days On Earth Trailer

In true Nick Cave style, the lines between real-life and fiction are blurred in a drama documentary based on a supposed 24 hours in the...

Advertisement

Comments

Kylie Minogue Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Kylie Minogue

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All