World Ballet School Day
English National Ballet School, introductions at City Island, London on November 02 2019. Photo: Arnaud Stephenson
On Tuesday July 7th, 2020, the Prix de Lausanne and 11 ballet schools around the world come together to share a message of solidarity in the inaugural World Ballet School Day.
Connecting the next generation of young professional dance artists with young people from around the world, World Ballet School Day highlights the resilience, strength, dedication, talent, intellect and passion of students training at professional ballet and dance schools.
Take a look behind the scenes at some the world’s leading schools and find out what it means to train at a professional level with talks, rehearsal and performance footage filmed both before and during lockdown.
Twelve schools/institutions from three continents are participating in this inaugural year: