2018 Prix de Lausanne – Trailer

The Prix de Lausanne is an international competition for young dancers, open to young talents of all nationalities aged 14 to 19 who are not yet professionals.

Next competition: January 28th to February 4th, 2018
Next Finals: Saturday February 3rd, 2018

More details: http://www.prixdelausanne.org

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John Neumeier – Lifetime Achievement Award 2017

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As part of the 45th edition, the Prix de Lausanne wished to honour the work of the choreographer John Neumeier. All of the contemporary variations offered to the students this year are exclusively his creations.

For our many years of collaboration and his devotion to the education of young dancers, the Prix de Lausanne has the great pleasure to offer him a « Lifetime Achievement Award ».

Sasha Waltz and John Öhman take over the direction of the Staatsballett Berlin in 2019

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Berlin-based choreographer Sasha Waltz and the director of the Royal Swedish Ballet Stockholm, Johannes Öhman, will jointly take over the direction of the Staatsballett Berlin as co-directors in the summer of 2019. They follow Nacho Duato, whose contract expires in July 2019. The Governing Major of Berlin, Michael Müller, made this announcement today at a press conference