Prix de Lausanne 2011 – Interlude

 

During the jury deliberations, the audience can watch a short performance by former prizewinners and dancers from our Partner institutions. This year the Prix de Lausanne is honoured to welcome dancers from two Partner Schools and Principals from two Partner Companies:

Hamburg Ballett – John Neumeier
Steven McRae, Royal Ballet, London

John Cranko Schule, Stuttgart
Ecole Supérieure de Danse de Cannes Rosella Hightower

Hamburg Ballett – John Neumeier.

Anna Laudere
Born in Latvia in 1983, Anna Laudere studied Ballet at the Riga Ballet School, then with The School of The Hamburg Ballet. She was engaged to The Hamburg Ballet in 2001 and promoted to Soloist in 2008.

Edvin Revazov
Born in Ukraine in 1983, Edvin Revazov studied Ballet in Moscow then with The School of The Hamburg Ballet. He was engaged to The Hamburg Ballet in 2003, promoted to Soloist in 2007 and Principal in 2010.

Epilogue

  • Choreography: John Neumeier
  • Composer: Gustave Mahler
  • Music title: 5e Symphonie, 4e mouvement Adagietto.

Steven McRae, Royal Ballet, London
Steven was born in Sydney. He won a scholarship at the Prix de Lausanne in 2003. He trained at The Royal Ballet School (2003–2004), joined The Royal Ballet in 2004, was promoted to Soloist in 2006, First Soloist in 2008 and Principal in 2009.

Les Lutins

  • Choreography: Johan Kobborg
  • Composer: Henryk Wieniawski
  • Musique: Caprice

Something Different

  • Choreography: Steven McRae
  • Composer: Louis Prima
  • Music title: Sing Sing Sing

John Cranko Schule, Stuttgart

The John Cranko School, named after its founder in 1974, was officially opened on December 1st, 1971. Since 1999, the John Cranko School, affiliated to the Stuttgart Ballet, has been under the direction of Tadeusz Matacz and is one of the most renowned ballet schools in the world. The John Cranko Ballet School has been a Partner School of the Prix de Lausanne since 1992.

Mäuse
Choreography: Louis Stiens
Composer: Tori Amos
Music title: Smells Like Teen Spirit
Dancer: Robert Robinson
 
Solo du 1er acte de "La Bayadère"
Choreography: Marius Petipa
Composer: Leon Minkus
Dancer: Takahiro Tamagawa

Porto que sinto
Choreography: Catarina Antunes Moreira
Music title: Porto Santo
Composer: Carlos Paredes
Dancers: Gustavo Echevarria, Theophilus Vesely

Ecole Supérieure de Danse de Cannes Rosella Hightower

Since its creation in 1961 the Ecole Superieure de Danse de Cannes Rosella Hightower has become one of the world's premier professional dance schools in terms of classical ballet, contemporary dance and Jazz training. Paola Cantalupo has been the Artistic Director and Director of Education since 2009. ESDC has been a Partner School of the Prix de Lausanne since 1973.

Opus 40

  • Choreography: Jean-Christophe Maillot (Prix de Lausanne Prize winner in 1977)
  • Composer: Meredith Monk
  • Music title: Volcano
  • Voices: Meredith Monk & Katie Geissinger
  • Dancers: Giulia Vennari, Toshikata Nakamura, Ruben Julliard, Tatsuki Takada (Prix de Lausanne Prize winner in 2009)

 

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