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COVID-19: The Friends are deeply grateful for the member ticket donations, indefatigable enthusiasm and messages of solidarity that have been received during a challenging and unprecedented time.
Friends of the Australian Ballet (NSW) wishes to acknowledge the organisations and individuals that have so generously supported specific FAB projects and initiatives – thank you:
The Friends acknowledge the generous support of major supporters ($500 or more)
Mr Peter Thornhill – Crassus Campaign
Mrs Judy Ashton – Lilac Fairy Campaign
EFEX Group – Afternoon Tea 2015
Mr/Mrs Helen & John Spira – Friends of the Australian Ballet
Mrs Sue Perini – Afternoon Tea 2015
Mr Rebbell Barnes – Meet the New Dancers 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019
Mrs Elizabeth Wills – Friends of the Australian Ballet
The Crassus Campaign
In 2018 The Friends of the Australian Ballet (NSW) became the custodian of Crassus for the Australian Ballet’s new production of Spartacus. As custodian FAB will be acknowledged in all recreations of the production in perpetuity.
The Friends acknowledge Platinum and Gold Donors for The Crassus Campaign
Mr Phil Bendrey, Mrs Mignon Bly, Mrs Joan Cowie, Mr Brian Galway, Mrs Helen Goddard, Mrs Julie Goold, Mrs Louise Hamshere, Mr Alan Jackson, Mrs Iris Luke, Mrs Pamela Whalan
The Lilac Fairy Campaign
In 2015 The Friends of the Australian Ballet (NSW) became the custodian of Lilac Fairy for David McAllister’s new production of Sleeping Beauty by The Australian Ballet. As custodian FAB will be acknowledged in all recreations of the production in perpetuity.
The Friends acknowledge Platinum and Gold Donors for The Lilac Fairy Campaign
Mr & Mrs Phil & Laurel Bendrey, Ms Margaret Bresnahan, Ms Sari Browne, Mrs Joan Cassidy, Mrs Kristine Catchpole, Ms Nerilyn Cheeseman, Mrs Joan Cowie, Mrs Jill Devenish-Meares, Mrs Diana Dodds, Ms Maggie Duggan, Mrs Angela Egan, Mrs Marie Eichhorn, Mr & Mrs Don & Deirdre Faithful, Mrs Julie Goold, Mrs Margaret Hall, Mrs Louise Hamshere, Miss Patricia Heasty, Ms Lesley Hitchens, Mrs Meila Hutchinson, Mrs Toni Ireland, Mr Alan Jackson, Leigh Johns, Ms Hilary Kaplan, Mrs Jean Lederer, Ms Deborah Lilly, Mrs Iris Luke, Mrs Gillian McLachlan, Ms Susan Mitchelhill, Mr Laurie O’Brien, Miss Jennifer Rhodes, Miss Robyn Robinson, Mrs Glenys Roelfsema, Mrs Margaret Swinbourne, Mrs Michele Topcic, Miss Lutina Van Tebberen, Ms Eva Venables, Ms Jennifer Wardell, Miss Pamela Whalan, Ms Helen Wyld
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