50th Prix de LausanneSenior Selections

For the senior candidates of the 50th Prix de Lausanne, it’s their moment. Time to impress the judges to get into the final.

Senior candidates choose one classical and one contemporary piece. For the classical variations, the girls in group B were given a choice of Don Quixote, Giselle, Coppelia, Grand Pas Classique, La Bayadère, La Esmeralda, The Pharoah's Daughter, Paquita, Raymonda and Sleeping Beauty. For their contemporary variations, they were able to choose from Cantate 51 by Maurice Béjart, Rossini Cards by Mauro Bigonzetti, Les Ombres du Temps by Luca Branca, ECHO by Kinsun Chan, Cognition by Milla Loock and Becomings by Wayne McGregor.

For their classical variations, the senior boys could choose from Don Quixote, Giselle, Grand Pas Classique, La Bayadère, La Sylphide, Le Corsaire, Paquita, Sleeping Beauty and Nutcracker. To demonstrate their mastery of contemporary dance, the young men draw on Maurice Béjart's Cantate 51, Luca Branca's Les Ombres du Temps, Kinsun Chan's ECHO, Milla Loock's Cognition and Wayne McGregor's Chroma or Becomings.



14.30 - 18.00: Girls and Boys Group B selections

19:00 – 19.45: Announcement of the finalists


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






234 min


From 15/02/2023 to 03/02/2024


Performance Art

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