Today, we come together with 10 ballet schools around the world to share a message of solidarity in the inaugural World Ballet School Day. You will see the Prix de Lausanne 2020 Prize Winner Ava Arbuckle sharing her insights about the competition. Ava won a scholarship offered by the “Bourse Jeune Espoir” and the Best Young […]
On Tuesday July 7th, 2020, the Prix de Lausanne and 11 ballet schools around the world come together to share a message of solidarity in the inaugural World Ballet School Day. Connecting the next generation of young professional dance artists with young people from around the world, World Ballet School Day highlights the resilience, strength, dedication, […]
For the first time, the Prix de Lausanne is organising Preselections in Japan, which will be held in Osaka on September 5th and 6th, 2020. The aim of these Preselections are to support talented ballet students from Japan on their way towards a professional career by selecting some candidates who will be invited to Prix de […]
We look forward to welcoming you in Montreux for the 48th edition! This year, the Prix de Lausanne 2020 will be held in Montreux, at the Auditorium Stravinski (2m2c) from February 2nd to 9th, 2020. Click here for a virtual visit! Click HERE to plan your itinerary.
Once again, the Prix de Lausanne will be mentored by a board of world-renowned jury members. Their history and experience in the dance world allows them to be an inspirational and sometimes life-changing encounter for the candidates. The jury will be made up of the following members: Frédéric Olivieri – President of the jury, Prix de […]
The photographs from Fred Merz of the candidates in the Beaulieu Theater (taken during the Prix de Lausanne 2019) will be unveiled at the occasion of the Prix de Lausanne 2020! You will have the opportunity to see them: On the Grand-Pont of Lausanne, from January 27th, 2020 to February 10th, 2020 At the entrance […]
Congratulations to Mavis Staines who has received the 2019 Lifetime Artistic Achievement Award (Dance) from the Governor General’s Performing Arts Awards (Canada) on April 28th, 2019. Mavis Staines has a long history with the Prix de Lausanne! She has been Jury member and/or Jury President from 1993 to 1999, Artistic President from 2002 to 2008 and […]
On Wednesday, February 6th, the Prix de Lausanne organises two special events. The entrance is free, do come and enjoy! MEET WITH… THE 9 JURY MEMBERS 2019 5.30pm – 6.30pm Foyer of the Beaulieu Theater Attend an informal exceptional discussion with the 9 jury members: Carlos Acosta (President), Ivan Gil-Ortega (Vice-President), Julio Bocca, Gillian Murphy, […]