The Opéra National de Bordeaux and the CCN Malandain Ballet Biarritz, members of the Greater South West’s Centre for Choreographic Cooperation) and the CCN / Ballet de l’Opéra national du Rhin, with the support of the Caisse des Dépôts et Consignations, present the second edition of the Classical / Neoclassical Young Choreographers’ Competition.
The public finale will take place on 27 May 2018 in the Bordeaux Grand-Théâtre.
This competition will award:
Two creation residencies in these two ballet companies: Ballet de l’Opéra National de Bordeaux and CCN/Ballet de l’Opéra national du Rhin. The pieces created during the residencies will be presented to the public. The support of the laureates will be maintained over time.
Biarritz Prize / Caisse des Dépôts et Consignation: €15.000
Audience’s Award / Fondation de la Danse: € 3.000
Critic’s Award: € 3.000
In order to apply, candidates from a European Member State or a Schengen Convention Member State shall submit a video of a choreography they created (for 3 to 6 dancers), a letter of intention and their CV on the website: http://www.concours-de-jeunes-choregraphes.com.
Application deadline: 17 December 2017 before midnight.
As in the first edition, the members of the jury will be eminent figures from academic dance.