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Records of the Australian Ballet, 1961-2000 [manuscript]
Bib ID 2583557
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Australian Ballet
 
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Access Conditions Part available for research; part requires permission for research. Not for loan. 
Description [1961-2000] 
approximately 133 m. (532 boxes) + 123 cartons + 20 bundles + 8 fol. boxes. 
Summary

MS 7559 comprises records relating to the Australian Ballet's tours, performances and operations. The collection includes tour managers', administrators' and artistic directors' records, music parts, newsletters, administrative and financial records, correspondence, media cuttings and publicity material (532 boxes).

The Acc02.205 instalment consists of further records of the Australian Ballet (123 cartons).

The Acc07.111 instalment comprises a variety of folders, bound folders, and scrapbooks containing press clippings and advertisement clippings on the company and its performances, national and overseas tours, and special events such as a tour by Margot Fonteyn. Clippings are neatly arranged in chronological order, and occasionally arranged according to city (20 bundles).

The Acc09.090 instalment includes press clippings on the Australian Ballet, organised consecutively by year from 1982-1988 and 1999-2000 (8 fol. boxes).

Biography/History

The Australian Ballet was formed in 1962 as Australia's first permanent national ballet company. Its aim is to provide permanent work for Australian dancers, to assist them in attaining international recognition and to bring to Australia guest artists of the highest international reputation. The Ballet tours nationally each year and most years internationally. The Australian Ballet Foundation is the corporate entity of the Australian Ballet.

Notes

Manuscript reference no.: MS 7559, MS Acc02.205, MS Acc07.111, MS Acc09.090.

Index/Finding Aid Note Finding aid (106 p.) available in the Special Collections Reading Room. 
Subjects Australian Ballet -- Archives.  |  Ballet companies -- Australia -- Archives.  |  Ballet -- Australia.
Time Coverage 1961-2000 
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300 |aapproximately 133 m.|a(532 boxes) +|e123 cartons + 20 bundles + 8 fol. boxes.
500 |aManuscript reference no.: MS 7559, MS Acc02.205, MS Acc07.111, MS Acc09.090.
506 |aPart available for research; part requires permission for research. Not for loan.
520 |aMS 7559 comprises records relating to the Australian Ballet's tours, performances and operations. The collection includes tour managers', administrators' and artistic directors' records, music parts, newsletters, administrative and financial records, correspondence, media cuttings and publicity material (532 boxes).
520 |aThe Acc02.205 instalment consists of further records of the Australian Ballet (123 cartons).
520 |aThe Acc07.111 instalment comprises a variety of folders, bound folders, and scrapbooks containing press clippings and advertisement clippings on the company and its performances, national and overseas tours, and special events such as a tour by Margot Fonteyn. Clippings are neatly arranged in chronological order, and occasionally arranged according to city (20 bundles).
520 |aThe Acc09.090 instalment includes press clippings on the Australian Ballet, organised consecutively by year from 1982-1988 and 1999-2000 (8 fol. boxes).
545 1 |aThe Australian Ballet was formed in 1962 as Australia's first permanent national ballet company. Its aim is to provide permanent work for Australian dancers, to assist them in attaining international recognition and to bring to Australia guest artists of the highest international reputation. The Ballet tours nationally each year and most years internationally. The Australian Ballet Foundation is the corporate entity of the Australian Ballet.
555 8 |aFinding aid (106 p.) available in the Special Collections Reading Room.
610 2 0 |aAustralian Ballet|vArchives.
650 0 |aBallet companies|zAustralia|vArchives.
650 0 |aBallet|zAustralia.
856 4 2 |zFinding aid at National Library of Australia|uhttp://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-290281499/findingaid
920 |aPriority 1
953 |aManuscripts subject term: Performing Arts
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