Valerie Terechshenko 2005

Valerie Terechshenko on stage in the Sydney Eisteddfod in 2004. Photo: WinkiPoP Media

Valerie Tereshchenko named Telstra’s Dancer of the Year


Sydney Eisteddfod congratulates Valerie Tereshchenko on winning The 2017 Telstra Ballet Dancer Award. Valerie has had an amazing year with The Australian Ballet and this award not only recognises all her hard work and achievements, but will also provide her with countless opportunities to further her career.

She was awarded a $20,000 cash prize, which was presented at the conclusion of the Sydney Premier of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland.

Sydney Eisteddfod also congratulates fellow alumni Isobelle Dashwood, Drew Hedditch and Sharni Spencer on their efforts and cannot wait to hear of their achievements with The Australian Ballet in 2018.