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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).
6 March 1984
The company’s performance of La Fille Mal Gardée at the Myer Music Bowl, part of the Moomba celebrations, is a smash: an audience of 15,000 watches the ballet.