Browse through the decades; search for a ballet, person or event; or dive right in through the spotlight.
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 Australian Ballet has more dancers, and so is able to tour as a split company. While the Sydney season is performed, the rest of the company visits Brisbane, Adelaide and Canberra. A company tour to Asia has to be cancelled because of the SARS scare.