Summer Intensive – European Preselection

Registration for our Summer programme for young Swiss and/or European dancers is now open! Don't miss this amazing opportunity that might open the doors to the Prix de Lausanne 2024 for you!

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What's on

The 2023 edition of the Prix de Lausanne will take place from 29 January to 5 February 2023 at the Beaulieu Theatre, in Lausanne.

  • Coaching and classes are open to the public from Monday to Thursday (no reservation needed / 15chf to be paid on site / free under 12yo)
  • Junior Selection is held in the morning and Senior Selection in the afternoon of Friday, 3 February 2023
  • Finals are taking place on 4 February 2023 
  • Gala of Stars, 50-year anniversary celebration with performances of our alumni dancers and our Partner Schools’, is taking place on 5 February 2023
Tickets available here

This extraordinary edition marks the 50th anniversary of the competition and will be topped off with an exclusive program, including:

Grand-Pont Exhibition
23.01 – 06.02.2023
Unveiling of the project by Julie Masson, carte blanche photographer of our 2022 edition. Large-format photo exhibition on Lausanne’s Grand-Pont. Free
Plunge into the Prix de Lausanne’s Archives
30.01 – 05.02.2023
Plunge into the Prix de Lausanne’s photo and video archives thanks to the linear navigator, an innovative and technological installation set up by the EPFL’s Laboratory for experimental Museology eM+. The installation will be accessible freely all week long. Free
“50 Starry years” book & autographs
30.01 – 05.02.2023
Presentation of the book “50 starry years”, written by Mr. Jean-Pierre Pastori on the occasion of the 50thanniversary of the Prix de Lausanne. Possibility of autographs with members of the Jury and the artistic team.
Inauguration of the Philippe & Elvire Braunschweig Plaque
30.01.2023 | 6pm
Inauguration of a commemorative plaque for Philippe & Elvire Braunschweig, founders of the Prix de Lausanne, in the Beaulieu Theatre. Free
Meet the Jury 2023
Meet the 10 members of our 2023 Jury thanks to a conversation moderated by Mr. Jean-Pierre Pastori. Free
Choreographic projects
Discover a whole evening of choreographic projects with our Partner Schools:

  • Finals of the Young Creation Award: 5 young dancers from our partner schools will present their original variation;
  • Unveiling of the choreography created by Goyo Montero for 26 dancers from our Partner Schools.

Pay what you can– recommended price: 30 CHF / limited number of seats!

“The Prix” Movie Premiere
Screening (premiere) of the docum-film realised on the occasion of the Prix de Lausanne 50th anniversary. It follows the journey of young promising dancers across the globe. 25 CHF / limited number of seats!

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