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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).
18 May 2001
For the Centenary of Federation celebrations, The Australian Ballet teams up with the Sydney Dance Company for Graeme Murphy’s Tivoli, an affectionate tribute to the showgirls and comedians of the Tivoli Theatre, complete with a Burlesque version of Swan Lake.