Belvoir triumphs at Helpmann Awards as Harry Potter snubbed

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Richard Watts

Culturally diverse stories and Aboriginal artists triumphed at Act II of the 2019 Helpmann Awards on Monday night.

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Eamon Flack, Vicky Gordon, Sue Donnelly, Alana Valentine, S. Shakthidaran, Elaine Crombie and Ursula Yovich celebrate Belvoir's multiple wins at the Helpmanns. Photo credit: Getty Images.

About the author

Richard Watts is ArtsHub's National Performing Arts Editor; he also presents the weekly program SmartArts on community radio station Three Triple R FM.

The founder of the Emerging Writers' Festival, Richard currently serves as the Chair of La Mama Theatre's Committee of Management and on the Green Room Awards Independent Theatre panel.

He is a life member of the Melbourne Queer Film Festival, and in 2017 was awarded the status of Melbourne Fringe Festival Living Legend.

Twitter: @richardthewatts