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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).
10 September 2001
Lucinda Dunn and Robert Curran are promoted to principal rank on the same day, at the 2002 season launch; they will go on to have one of The Australian Ballet’s most fruitful onstage partnerships.
Also in 2001
Telstra strengthens its relationship with The Australian Ballet as Telstra Countrywide becomes principal sponsor of The Dancers Company.