International ballet competition since 1973
Jan 29th – Feb 5th, 2023
Finals: Feb 4th, 2023
Anniversary Gala: Feb 5th, 2023

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Schools & companies chosen by the 2022 Prize Winners

The 7 Prize Winners 2022 have chosen the school or company they will enter for the upcoming season! Discover their choices below: 1- SELLMAN Darrion – USA Company chosen: the Royal Ballet / Apprenticeship offered by Oak Foundation 2- TANAKA Tsukino – Japan Company chosen: Norwegian National Ballet / Apprenticeship offered by Caris Foundation 3- SAGIORO […]

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“50 starry years”, book by Jean Pierre Pastori

We are excited to present Jean Pierre Pastori’s book, “50 starry years” written on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the Prix de Lausanne. This book, with its anecdotes and amazing photo archives, takes the reader on a journey through the history of the competition. No sooner has a gesture or a movement been […]

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Meet Luca Abdel-Nour

How did you start ballet ? I started with my sister who had been dancing for a long time, things like hip-hop. So I started hip-hop too. Then I slowly made the transition to contemporary dance and jazz and so on. It wasn’t until I did the Stage Darc in France that I started ballet after […]

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Open classes for local students

This year again, students from local dance schools have the opportunity to participate in classes given by renowned teachers during the week of the competition! We are delighted to invite local students (aged 14-19 years) for a ballet class and a contemporary class on Tuesday February 1st, 2022. The ballet class will be given by Clairemarie Osta, Étoile of […]

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Artistic team 2022

We are thrilled to present our artistic collaborators for this live edition of the Prix de Lausanne! We are so fortunate to have with us our precious irreplaceable international dance teachers, coaches and musicians! Thanks to their experienced and thoughtful guidance, the Prix de Lausanne for many years now is a learning opportunity as well as […]

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Open classes for local students

Every year, students from local dance schools have the opportunity to participate in classes given by renowned teachers during the week of the competition! This year, we are happy to invite local students (aged 15-18 years) for a ballet class and a contemporary class on Tuesday February 4th , 2020 with Deirdre Chapman, former Soloist with the Royal Ballet […]

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Win a watch!

  Our prestigious partner Emile Chouriet is lauching a prize draw competition to win one of their stunning watches! The competition is on now and will last over the whole Prix de Lausanne period. Everyone over 18 can participate and try to win a 850 CHF-worth watch. CLICK HERE TO PARTICIPATE  

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Youth Olympic Games 2020

Lausanne is hosting the 3rd Youth Winter Olympic Games from January 9th to 22nd, 2020 and the Prix de Lausanne has been invited to its Opening Ceremony on January 9th! On this occasion, 14 students from the Royal Ballet School of London will dance an adaptation of the piece Is To Be by Didy Veldman created during […]

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Nureyev Foundation workshops 2020

  Thanks to our partnership with the Nureyev Foundation, the candidates and the dancers of the Choreographic Project will benefit from two workshops during the week. Those two workshops will be given by professional dancer and yoga teacher Claire Cunningham. Claire Cunningham bio Claire developed her yoga and teaching practice across a twenty-five year career […]

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