Awards and Residencies
2014 Regents Professor at UCLA
2011 Artist in Residence at The Southbank Centre, London
2009 Artist in Residence, Critical Path, Sydney
2009 Liverpool Institute for the Performing Arts: Honorary Fellowship
2006 Honorary Doctorate of Arts, Dartington College
2003 Granada Artist in Residence at University of California.
2003 Leverhulme Award
2002 MBE awarded for Services to Dance in the Queen’s birthday honours list.
2000 Granada Artist in residence at University of California.
1997 Honorary Fellowship of Trinity Laban
1995 Olivier Award for Best Opera ENO’s KHOVANSHCINA, directed
by Francesca Zambello, choreographed by Lea Anderson,
1994 Time Out & Dance Umbrella Award for services to Dance for Camera.
1994 Venice Film Festival Award for JOAN.
1992 Barclays New Stages Award for BIRTHDAY.
1992 Time Out Dance Award – BIRTHDAY
1991 National Organisation for Dance & Mime in association with
Time Out Awards –SARDINAS (South Bank
1991 Rencontres choregraphiques Internationales de Bagnolet.
The Cholmondeleys, FLESH & BLOOD.
1990 London Dance & Performance Award – Featherstonehaughs’
1990 Time Out/01 For London Award- Steve Blake & Drostan Madden
for New Music for Dance in FLAG.
1989 Digital Dance Award for Choreography
1989 Time Out & Dance Umbrella Award for FEATHERSTONEHAUGHS BIG FEATURE
1988 Liverpool Festival of Comedy Award.
1988 Time Out & Dance Umbrella Award for Choreography
1988 Digital Dance Award for Choreography
1988 Bonnie Bird Award for Choreography
1987 Digital Dance Award for Choreography
1987 Greater London Arts Award for Special Achievement in
Choreography & Dance Education