INTRODUCTION TO BALLET FOR ADULTS
with Emmanuelle GRIZOT, former Danseuse Étoile of Bordeaux National Opera (France)
2 September to 21 October 2021
For adults, no prerequisite required
In English, with a little French touch
YOUR TEACHER, EMMANUELLE GRIZOTFormer Danseuse Etoile National Opera of Bordeaux
Co-Founder and Ballet Instructor at The Dance Place
Emmanuelle Grizot studied at the International Center of Dance in Cannes, France and at the Academie Princesse Grace in Monaco. She began her professional career at 18, and has spent the biggest part of her career in Bordeaux, France. She has danced many roles in the classical repertory, all of which were choreographed by Charles Jude : Nutcracker, Sleeping Beauty, Giselle, Swan Lake, Don Quichotte, Romeo and Juliet and Coppelia which was performed in 2001 at Châtelet in Paris. In 2002 Emmanuelle Grizot was appointed DANSEUSE ÉTOILE.
Today Emmanuelle Grizot splits her time between creation and transmission. She is guest teacher for Ballet Nice Méditerranée, Hannover Ballett, National Opera of Bordeaux, Preljocaj Ballet and San Carlo di Napoli. She is now a Classical Ballet Instructor and co-owner of THE DANCE PLACE, Singapore where she teaches the classical ballet technique to children and adults.