Prize Winners 2022
70 out of the 81 initially selected candidates have participated in the 2022 Edition of the Prix de Lausanne and 20 of them reached the Finals that took place today, in Montreux.
At the end of the Finals, the Jury, presided this year by the International Dance Educator & Former Principal dancer New York City Ballet Margaret Tracey, selected 7 Prize Winners. Thanks to their scholarships, these 7 promising dancers will have the opportunity to enter one of the prestigious partner schools and companies of the Prix de Lausanne.
The 7 Prix de Lausanne 2022 Prize Winners are:
- OAK FOUNDATION
404 – Darrion SELLMAN – United States
- FONDATION CARIS
307 – Tsukino TANAKA – Japan
- BOURSE JEUNE ESPOIR
112 – Luciana SAGIORO – Brazil
- FONDATION ALBERT AMON
202 – Mingyang XIE – China
- FONDATION COROMANDEL
406 – Dorian PLASSE – France
306 – Maya SCHONBRUN – United States
- BOURSE JEUNE ÉTOILE
316 – Amy RONNFELDT – Australia
Best Young Talent Award: 210 – Miguel OLIVEIRA – Brazil
Contemporary Dance Award: 406 – Dorian PLASSE – France
FONDATION EN FAVEUR DE L’ART CHORÉGRAPHIQUE
Best Swiss Candidate Award: 307 – Tsukino TANAKA – Japan
Web Audience Favourite Award: 112 – Luciana SAGIORO – Brazil
Audience Favorite Award: 106 – Yasemin KAYABAY – Turkey
Finalists Award: the Finalists who have not been awarded with any scholarship will each receive CHF 1,000.-, offered by Bobst SA.