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Some of the text in The Australian Ballet timeline is adapted from essays in Luminous. These were written by Valerie Lawson (The Sixties), Jill Sykes (The Seventies), Lee Christofis (The Eighties), Michael Shmith (The Nineties) and Deborah Jones (The New Millennium).
Maina Gielgud initiates an international dancer exchange program which in its first year allows Dale Baker to dance with the Budapest State Ballet while First Ballerina Marta Metzger performs with The Australian Ballet. Metzger dances the role of Tatiana in John Cranko’s Onegin opposite Kevin Coe, who returns as a guest artist for the Sydney season.