Prix de lausanne
International ballet competition
February 2nd - 9th, 2020
Next Finals: Saturday February 8th, 2020


Preselection Brazil

The Prix de Lausanne preselection in South America will be held on September 28th and 29th, 2019 in Goiânia, Brazil. Online registration is available until September 9th, 2019.

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Info – Prix de Lausanne 2020

We look forward to welcoming you to Montreux next year! The Prix de Lausanne 2020 will be held in Montreux, at the Auditorium Stravinski from February 2nd to 9th, 2020. Click here for a virtual visit! The Rules & Regulations and the Competition Procedure are online. Click here to read the documents Online Registration for future […]

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Partnership with the Grand Théâtre de Genève

Special offer at the Grand Théâtre de Genève! The Grand Théâtre de Genève (Place Neuve) presents The Sleeping Beauty by the Yacobson Ballet of St Petersburg from June 27th to 30th, 2019. At this occasion, we propose to our public a special discount of 20% on the purchase of full fare tickets (all categories. except “Carré or”) thanks to this code: 20BB […]

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Mavis Staines awarded!

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 […]

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Second edition of the Swiss Workshop!

The Prix de Lausanne organizes the second edition of its Swiss Workshop on Sunday May 26th, 2019 at the Arsenic Theater. The online registration is available until May 20th, 2019 – for dancers aged 13 to 19 – through a special form. At the end of the Swiss Workshop, several students may be invited to freely […]

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Schools & companies chosen by the Prize Winners 2019

The 8 Prize Winners 2019 have chosen the school or company they will enter for the upcoming season! Discover their choice below:  1- BROWN Mackenzie – United States School chosen: the Académie Princesse Grace (Monaco) / Scholarship offered by the Fondation Caris – Jeune Espoir 2- FIGUEREDO Gabriel – Brazil Forfeited his apprenticeship as he has accepted a […]

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Prize Winners 2019

74 out of the 81 initially selected candidates have participated in the competition week and 21 of them reached the Finals that took place on Saturday in front of a full house at the Beaulieu Theater. At the end of the Finals, the jury, presided this year by the ballet star and Gold Medal of […]

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Finalists 2019

The 74 candidates from all around the world have performed on the stage of the Beaulieu Theater during the Selections that took place on Friday. The 9 jury members observed the candidates many times before revealing their final choices at the end of the Selections, during which the young talents performed one classical variation and […]

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Meet with the jury members 2019!

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, […]

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