Anne-Sophie Birabent

INTERNATIONAL BALLET DANCER AND CHOREOGRAPHER

EDUCATION

  • International Dance Center Rosella Hightower, Cannes, France
  • Ballet Biarritz Junior (Thierry Malandain), Biarritz, France
  • Steps (scholarship), New York, USA
  • Selected for the Dance Forum of Monaco, Monaco
  • The American Ballet Theatre (summer intensive school), New York, USA
  • Alvin Ailey School, New York, USA
  • Rudra Béjart, Lausanne, Switzerland
  • National Ballet School of Marseille (Roland Petit), Marseille, France
  • Dance School Christine Philippe, Bordeaux, France

SELECT TEACHERS

  • Ballet: Mr. Skouratoff, Mr. Plissetski, Mr. Gascard, Mrs. Verneuil, Mrs. Franchetti, Mr. Burman
  • Modern and Contemporary: Mr. Ekson, Mrs. Carlson, Mrs. Woodruff, Mr. Chase

DANCE EXPERIENCE

CURRENT: Ballet teacher and choreographer at the Royal Swedish Ballet School, Stockholm

  • Coaching students for international competitions (prize winners in Falun, Sweden and Grasses, France)
  • Choreography ‘Voyage d’une Rencontre’ performed at the Kuopio Dance Festival, Finland, 2018

2010-2015    Ballet teacher at Balettakademien, Stockholm, Sweden

2019-2011    Ballet teacher at Base23, Stockholm, Sweden

2006-2007  Dance Company of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal

2005-2006  Biarritz Junior Ballet, Biarritz, France

2004-2005  Junior Ballet of Aquitaine (creation duo from Daniel Agésilas), Bordeaux, France

2003 –          Helen Heineman, New York,

2001 –         USA Italian tour with Rudra Béjart, Italy

2000 –       Anniversary of Versailles with Béjart Ballet, Paris, France

SELECT COMPETITIONS

▪ Gold medal at the Ballet Competition of Joue-les-Tours, France, 1996

▪ Silver medal at the Ballet Competition of Caen, France, 1994 and 1996

▪ Bronze medal at the Ballet Competition of Biarritz, France, 1996

CHOREOGRAPHY

2018
  • Defilé’ for the Royal Swedish Ballet School, Stockholm, Sweden
  • ‘Voyage d’une Rencontre’ (new version) for the Royal Swedish Ballet School, Stockholm, Sweden
2017
  • “Girl” for Elliot Lööf (directed by Jörgen Lööf) with students from the Royal Swedish Ballet School, Sweden
  • ‘L’arlésienne’ for the Royal Swedish Ballet School, Stockholm, Sweden
2016
  • ‘La Belle Epoque’ (new version) for the Royal Swedish Ballet School, Stockholm, Sweden
2015
  • ‘Blå Kaskad’ for the Royal Swedish Ballet School, Stockholm, Sweden
  • ‘Voyage d’une Rencontre’ for the Swedish National Ballet School, Gothenburg, Sweden
2014
  • ‘Concerto in D’ for the Royal Swedish Ballet School, Stockholm, Sweden
  • ‘La Belle Epoque’ for the Royal Swedish Ballet School, Stockholm, Sweden
2012
  • ‘Fraicheur d’Áutomne’ for the Royal Swedish Ballet School, Stockholm, Sweden
2006
  • ‘Tamaris’ for the exposition Tamaris (k), Biarritz, France