Prix de lausanne

International ballet competition since 1973
Jan 31st – Feb 6th, 2022
Finals: Feb 5th, 2022



Selected candidates for the Prix de Lausanne 2022

The Video Selections jury panel, which consisted of 9 professionals from the dance world, have gathered in Lausanne last weekend to watch all video submissions for the Prix de Lausanne 2022. There were 376 applicants (298 girls and 78 boys) from 39 different countries who sent their videos. A total of 74 dancers have been […]

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Results – Networking Forum 2021

We are delighted to announce the list of dancers from the Prix de Lausanne – Video Edition who confirmed they have accepted an offer to pursue their training and career in one of our Partner School or Company, thanks to the Networking Forum we were able to organise online! The list of their positions, names […]

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Results – Latin American Video Preselection 2021

Huge congratulations to the 3 Winners and 7 Finalists of this year’s Preselection!   The first and second Prizes of the South American Video Preselections will be invited to the Prix de Lausanne 2022, free of charge. The third Prize will receive a cash prize offered by Só Dança to cover the travel fees to […]

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World Ballet School Day

On behalf of the World Ballet School Day (WBSD) 2021 Organizing Committee, we warmly extend an invitation for you to participate in the second edition of WBSD to celebrate the power of dance to brighten our world! WBSD connects the next generation of young professional dance artists with young people from around the world. Created […]

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Registration for the Prix de Lausanne 2022

Dear candidates… We are so looking forward to welcoming you to the 2022 edition of the Prix de Lausanne! Please find below practical information to help you prepare for this next edition: This edition of the Prix de Lausanne will be held in Montreux (Switzerland), at the Auditorium Stravinski (2m2c) from January 31st to February […]

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The four candidates preselected in Lausanne

Congratulations to the four dancers that have been preselected for the Prix de Lausanne 2022! The four dancers have been awarded after an intensive week of work they have spent in Lausanne (Arsenic – Centre d’art contemporain) along the other eleven students of this European Preselection group and the sixteen Summer Intensive group participants. The […]

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Émilie Caro

Bourse vaudoise de danse 2021

Congratulations to Émilie Caro! She won the second Bourse vaudoise de danse organised by the Prix de Lausanne thanks to Retraites Populaires*. Émilie is 16 years old and she is from Etoy (Vaud). She currently studies ballet at the Julie Duruisseau Dance School (Aubonne, Vaud). The scholarship has been attributed after an audition that took […]

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Throwback to the first edition of the Young Creation Award

Amid the second wave of the Covid19 pandemic in Switzerland, the Fondation en faveur de l’Art Chorégraphique’s (Fondation) new 2021 Partner school and company project, the Young Creation Award, like its main competition, happened entirely via video submission. “When I saw the talent and richness of the candidates’ choreographies, I knew that this new choreographic […]

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Schools & companies chosen by the 2021 Prize Winners

The 6 Prize Winners of the Prix de Lausanne – Video Edition 2021 have chosen the school or company that they will be joining for the upcoming season! Discover their choices below: 1- António CASALINHO – Portugal Company chosen: Forfeited his apprenticeship / The apprenticeship is offered to: Liya FAN – China School chosen: Royal Ballet […]

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