The Festival

Since it's creation in 1984, The Cannes Dance Festival has become one of the world's most important Festival.
This creation has built a strong relationship with the city of Cannes and the dance world, due to the opening in 1961 of the International Dance Academy: Rosella Hightower.

Since 1993, this biennal Festival built its identity on numerous creations centered on contemporary dance, presenting new talents and inventive works of many international Dance Companies.


After joining the Dance school of the Paris Opera House, at the age of eight; Brigitte Lefevre joined the Corps de ballet at the age of 16. During her years at... En savoir plus
The Festival de Danse de Cannes is celebrating its twentieth anniversary with this 2015 edition. Opened in 1985, the Festival de Danse de Cannes has been a priv... En savoir plus