50th Prix de LausanneJunior Selections

Candidates aged 15-16 are the first to go through the selection process. Who will reach the final?

After four days of intensive training, it’s time for the younger age groups to go through the selection process. They must present one classical and one contemporary.

Girls aged between 15 and 16 choose an extract from Don Quixote, Giselle, La Bayadère, Le Corsaire, Paquita, Sleeping Beauty, Swan Lake or The Talisman for their classical variations and Cantate 51 by Maurice Béjart, Les Ombres du Temps by Luca Branca, RAIN by Kinsun Chan, Cognition by Milla Loock and Yugen or Chroma by Wayne McGregor for the contemporary variations.

The boys chose their classical variation from Coppelia, Giselle, La Fille Mal Gardée, La Sylphide, Harlequinade, Napoli, Flames of Paris, Swan Lake and Satanella (Carnival of Venice). For their contemporary they choose from Maurice Béjart's Le Concours, Mauro Bigonzetti's Furia Corporis, Luca Branca's Les Ombres du Temps, Kinsun Chan's RAIN, Milla Loock's Cognition and Wayne McGregor's Yugen.




9.30am - 12.30pm: Selections Girls and Boys A


Filmed on 3 February 2022 at the Théâtre de Beaulieu, Lausanne.






167 min


From 15/02/2023 to 02/02/2024


Performance Art