Béjart Ballet

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Béjart Ballet Lausanne
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General information
Name Béjart Ballet Lausanne
Year founded 1987 (1987)
Founder Maurice Béjart
Website www.bejart.ch/en/
Senior staff
Executive Director Jean Ellgass
Artistic staff
Artistic Director Gil Roman
Ballet Master Julio Arozarena
Resident Choreographers Maurice Béjart, Gil Roman

The Béjart Ballet Lausanne is a Swiss ballet company. It is based in the city of Lausanne at the Lausanne Opera, but tours other countries.

The Béjart Ballet Lausanne was founded in 1987. It was established by Maurice Béjart, a well-known choreographer who had previously founded and managed the "Ballet du XXe Siècle" (Ballet of the 20th Century) in Brussels, Belgium. As of 2007, Gil Roman is the artistic director.[1]


  1. ^ review of film Of Heart and Passion

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