Two of The Australian Ballet's highly regarded ballerinas have decided to retire from the stage.
Lana Jones is married to former principal artist Daniel Gaudiello and has one son, Velasco. She has been with the company for 16 years.
Leanne Stojmenov is married to former Australian Ballet dancer Marc Cassidy. They have one son, Max. She joined the company in 2001 and was promoted to principal in 2011.
Enjoy our little tribute gallery of these fine dancers - click on photos to see captions and credits.