A company of young talent

The Ballet Junior de Genève is made up of about fourty student-dancers between the ages of 17 and 23 from the advanced course levels of the Ecole de Danse de Genève (EDG).
As a training course, the BJG continuously forges links with the professional world, favouring direct contact with actively working artsists. Each season, the company prepares several dance programmes that are presented in Switzerland and abroad.
Admission to this course is by audition.

NEWS

  • Théâtre de Beausobre, Morges

    Théâtre de Beausobre, Morges

    On 31st January, the Ballet Junior de Genève will continue its tour that started in Olten (CH) then Sallanches (F) at the end of 2019 and will be presenting at the Théâtre de Beausobre, in Morges (CH),  "Tenir le Temps" by Rachid Ouramdane , ruthlessly accurate choregraphy at an explosive pace then, "The Hill" by Roy Assaf and finally the evening will end with the theatrical "Monger" by Barak Marshall.

  • Ballet Junior at the festival Antigel

    Ballet Junior at the festival Antigel

    For the 10 year anniversary of the festival "that warmsup wintertime", the Ballet Junior de Genève  will be participating in their special evening "Territoire Nouveau" that will open the series of events in its central HQ at the Caserne des Vernets. The outdoor performance is part of their "Pure Made in Antigel"  in which the explosive energy of the first years will dance a piece created by Perrine Valli with a text by Fabrice Melquiot and live orchestrated music by Sunfast in collaboration with the Haute Ecole de musique of Lausanne.
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  • Audition

    Audition

    The audition for the Ballet Junior de Genève starting september 2019 will take place on:

    28 and 29 March 2020

    This audition is aimed at young dancers between 17 and 22 years old.
    A good technical level is required as well as an interest in and a curiosity about contemporary creation.
    There will be a video pre-selection.

    for application procedure please visit the course audition pages

DIRECTORS

Patrice Delay : p.delay@edgeneve.ch
Sean Wood  s.wood@edgeneve.ch

 

COMITEE

The company is a non-profit association. The commitee members are:

Beth Krasna (president)
Cynthia Odier
Catherine Poncet
Cathy Day
Kaspar Kramis

 

REHEARSAL DIRECTORS

Alma Munteanu a.munteanu@edgeneve.ch
Tamara Bacci

ADMINISTRATION

Caroline Fujisé c.fujise@edgeneve.ch
Sylvette Riom s.riom@edgeneve.ch

TECHNICAL STAFF

Arnaud Viala: TECHNICAL DIRECTOR | LIGHTING DESIGNER
Charles Mugel: SOUND ENGINEER | COMPOSER

 

Ballet Junior de Genève

6 Rue du Pré Jérôme
1205, Genève, Suisse
Tél : +41 (0)22 329 12 10