The finalists of the Prix de Lausanne 2022 can be seen live today, Saturday 5 February 2022 at 14.30 CET, competing for the seven scholarships where they can choose among the most prominent ballet schools and companies in the world.
Below are the finalists who will be appearing at the Auditorium Stravinski in Montreux.
KAYABAY Yasemin – 15 Turkey
CHOI Yeonseo – 15 South Korea
SAGIORO Luciana – 15 Brazil
MOON Heewon – 16 South Korea
LEVINE Micah – 15 United States
XIE Mingyang – 15 China
PARK Geon hee – 16 South Korea
MUN Jeongwoo – 16 South Korea
MANNING-Lourey Ned – 16 Australia
OLIVEIRA Miguel – 16 Brazil
SCHONBRUN Maya – 17 United States
TANAKA Tsukino – 17 Japan
MCCLOUD Lexi – 17 United States
LEE Sumin – 17 South Korea
RONNFELDT Amy – 18 Australia
LEE Seungmin – 17 South Korea
SELLMAN Darrion – 17 United States
PLASSE Dorian – 18 France
TAKATA Sachiya – 18 Japan
SHIMIZU Hyo – 18 Australia
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