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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).
The company acquires its first work by British wunderkind Kenneth MacMillan. Concerto is a demonically difficult ballet set to an explosive Shostakovich score.
Also in 1973
The Friends of The Australian Ballet NSW is formed.