Prix de Lausanne 2019
Congratulations to the winners of the Prix de Lausanne 2019! Great job! We wish all these young talented dancers the very best for the future.
This prestigious international dance competition is a significant springboard for the career of dancers today. Many former prize winners like Steven McRae (2003), Maria Kochetkova (2002), Alina Cojocaru (1997) are now leading stars in the ballet world.
If you missed the Finals yesterday, watch them here
The jury, presided this year by the ballet star and Gold Medal of the Prix de Lausanne 1990, Carlos Acosta, selected 8 Prize Winners yesterday at the Beaulieu Theater.
The 8 Prix de Lausanne 2019 Prize Winners are:
FONDATION CARIS – JEUNE ESPOIR
126 – BROWN Mackenzie – United States
416 – FIGUEREDO Gabriel – Brazil
313 – SASAKI Sumina – Japan
408 – WAKIZUKA Yu – Japan
FONDATION ALBERT AMON
412 – WU Shuailun – China
BOURSE JEUNE ESPOIR
203 – DA SILVA João Vitor – Brazil
418 – JOAQUIM Alexandre – Portugal
316 – SUMIYAMA Mio – Japan
Contemporary Dance Prize: 126 – BROWN Mackenzie – United States
Best Young Talent Prize: 117 – SHUGART Julia – United States
Best Swiss Candidate Prize: 313 – SASAKI Sumina – Japan
Audience Favourite Prize: 126 – BROWN Mackenzie – United States
Web Audience Favourite Prize: 125 – CHOI Jihyun – South Korea