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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General Info

Japan Preselection will be held in Hyogo on October 1stand 2nd, 2022.

Dancers can register for either or both the Prix de Lausanne – Japan Preselection and/or the main Video Selection. Applying also for the main Video Selection may give them another chance of being selected for the competition. However, they are required to pay for each registration fee.


Hyogo Performing Arts Center The Grand Hall*
2-22, Takamatsu‐cho, Nishinomiya‐shi, Hyogo

*Please do not call directly the theater for any inquiries regarding the Japan Preselection 2022.

If you have any questions, please contact the Prix de Lausanne directly via .
Make sure to include your name and phone number in your email.


開催会場 :兵庫県立芸術文化センター KOBELCO大ホール
〒663-8204 兵庫県西宮市高松町2−22





  • The competition is open to ballet students who are citizens from Japan, born between February 5th, 2004, and February 4th, 2008.
  • Online registration is open from June 1st to June 30th, 2022.
  • The registration fee of CHF 150.- (non-refundable) is due June 30th, 2022.
  • Results will be announced latest July 15th, 2022.

For more info, please feel free to contact us at


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Documents in Japanese


Classical variations GIRLS A



Classical variations GIRLS B



Classical variations BOYS A



Classical variations BOYS B




The Jury members for this Japan Preselection event will be made of renowned professionals:

  • Kathryn Bradney
    Artistic & Executive Director of the Prix de Lausanne, former Principal dancer and ballet master of the Béjart Ballet Lausanne
  • Shoko Nakamura
    Prix de Lausanne Prize Winner 1996 / Honorary Principal Dancer, K Ballet Company (Tokyo, Japan)
  • Toru Shimazaki
    Freelance Choreographer & Directing Professor of The Dance Program in the Music Department of Kobe Jogakuin College (Japan)
  • Dominique Genevois
    Former soloist of Maurice Béjart’s Ballet du XX siècle in Brussels & Professor of classical dance at the Conservatoire National Supérieur de Lyon
  • Etienne Frey
    International Choreographer & Freelance Dance Teacher / Gold Medalist and Alicia Alonso Prize (1997) / Nijinsky Prize (2001)