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Léonore Baulac

Ballet of the Opera
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On Decembre 31st 2017, she is made an « Étoile » following a performance of Swan Lake (Noureev) in which she performed the role of Odette / Odile.

She has since added to her repertoire: Lise in The Wayward Daughter (Ashton), La Valse, Emeraudes and Rubis/ Joyaux (George Balanchine),The Chosen One in The Rite of Srping (Bausch), Kitri in Don Quichotte, the title role of La Sylphide (Lacotte after Taglioni), En Sol (Robbins).

Creations at the Opera

  • Clear, Loud, Bright, Forward

    Millepied - 2015

  • Polyphonia

    Wheeldon - 2015

  • Alea Sands

    McGregor - 2015

  • Verklärte Nacht

    De Keersmaeker - 2015

  • La Nuit s’achève

    Millepied - 2016

  • Blake Works I

    Forsythe - 2016

  • Sleight of Hand

    León, Lightfoot - 2019

  • Body and Soul

    Pite - 2019

Currently in

Career history


She enters the Paris Opera Ballet School. 


At the age of 18 she joins the Corps de ballet. 


She becomes a “Coryphée”. She receives the Prix AROP de la Danse


She is made a “Sujet”. 


She is promoted to “Première danseuse”. She dances Brahms-Schonberg Quartet, Sonatine (Balanchine), Rain (De Keersmaeker), In the Middle, Somewhat Elevated, Of Any If And (Forsythe), the title role in Paquita (Lacotte d’après Mazilier et Petipa), Effie in La Sylphide (Lacotte d’après Taglioni), Lycenion in Daphnis and Chloé, Olympia in La Dame aux camélias, Le Chant de la terre (Neumeier), Clara in The Nutcracker, Juliette in Romeo and Juliette, le Pas de trois and Odette‑Odile in Swan Lake (Noureev), Goldberg Variations (Robbins).

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