Pier-Loup Lacour

Origin: Canada
Training: The Quebec Ballet School, The Banff Center, “Art of” Berlin

Company: Montreal Jazz Ballet and Les Grands Ballets Canadiens de Montréal
Repertory: George Balanchine, Mats Ek, Christopher Wheeldon, Christian Spuck, Stephan Thoss, Mikhail Fokine, Toer Van Schayk, Gioconda Barbuto, Fernand Nault, Vincente Nebrada, James Gregg, Peter Quanz, Ron of Jesus, Didy Veldman, Judith Marcuse, Estelle Clareton, Andonis Foniadakis, Marshall Barak, Rodrigo Pederneiras

Quote: “Our whole story is a shoe that detaches us from the soil of the world.” – Erri de Luca

Pier-Loup is a graduate of the École supérieure de ballet du Québec. During his training, he was fortunate enough to do an intensive internship in Boston with two Boston Ballet dancers. In Toronto, he presents a step of two choreographed by James Gregg at the 2013 International Assembly gathering the most prestigious dance schools in the world. He is also lucky enough to be a soloist in an episode of Balanchine Episodes in Montreal. Then he performs at La Grande Premiere of the Futures Étoiles 2013 of the Place des Arts Foundation. In addition, he attends an internship in Germany where he works with renowned reporters and choreographers, including Kathryn Bennetts and David Dawson. Invited to the Banff Art Center in Alberta, he plays pieces by Christopher Wheeldon and Toer Van Schayk in the Dance Masters show. In 2013-2014, he joined Les Grands Ballets Canadiens for productions The Nutcracker and Rodin / Claudel. He continues this collaboration during the 2014-2015 season, which will allow him to dance Christian Spuck, Didy Veldman, Mats Ek and Stephan Thoss. Currently ballet dancer Jazz, he performs around the world works of Andonis Foniadakis, Barak Marshall and Rodrigo Pederneiras.

Size: 5,11
Blond hair
Blue eyes
UDA: 486,212

Dance styles: Ballet Classical, Jazz Ballet, Contemporary, Modern, Modern-jazz
Specialty: Ballet Classical, Jazz Ballet, Contemporary, Modern, Modern-jazz


2015 to 2018 – The Montreal Jazz Ballets
Dance by Andonis Foniadakis, Ihsan Rustem Casualties of Memory by Itzik Galili
Kosmos by Andonis Foniadakis
Red by Rodrigo Perderneiras
O Balcao by Amor by Itzik Galili Harry by Barak Marshall
In the main role
Night Box by Wen Wei Wang

2014 to 2015 – Grands Ballets Canadiens
Sleeping Beauty by Mats Ek
Leonce & Lena by Christian Spuck
Death and the Maiden by Stephan Thoss The Little Prince by Didy Veldman
The Nutcracker By Fernand Nault Rodin / Claudel by Peter Quanz

Carousel by Christopher Wheeldon Banff Center for Arts and Creativity

Symphony n.7 by Van Schayk Tower
Banff Center for Arts and Creativity

Body of Ballet the show 2014, Les Sylphides by Michel Fokine Principal

The Nutcracker Tour 2013, with the Grands Ballets Canadiens Grand Theater of Quebec / Place des Arts, Montreal

Body of Ballet the show 2013, Episodes by George Balanchine staged by Joysanne Sidimus (George Balanchine Trust) (E.S.B.Q.)

Body of Ballet the show 2013, Seascape by Stacey Marcuse Staged by Beverley Aitchison (E.S.B.Q.)

The 2013 Star Futures Premiere of the Place des Arts Foundation, in an original piece from the choreographer James Gregg, Montreal

Representing the Quebec Superior Ballet School at the 2013 International Assembly, in an original piece by the choreographer James Gregg, Toronto

2000 to 2003 – Grands Ballets Canadiens
The Nutcracker Tour
In the role of: Fritz
Place des Arts, Montreal / Grand Théâtre de Québec / National Arts Center, Ottawa / Fox Theater, St. Louis, U.S.A.