Swiss Choreographer & Art Director

Marine choreographs dance theatre that links culture, business and society.

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Swiss Choreographer

Dance-theatre that links culture, business and society.
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Productions

Inspired by unique architecture, Marine choreographs for atypical spaces as well as for the stage.  By telling our stories, she give places a new dynamic for people to engage with.

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SEETHROUGH

Geneva, Zürich, Winterthur 2018

ZELE

London 2015

Rencontre 2.0

Carouge, GE, 2016

Risk Forward

Switzerland 2014 & London 2015

Risk Forward

Switzerland 2014 & London 2015

SEETHROUGH

Geneva, Zürich, Winterthur 2018

ZELE

London 2015

Marine Besnard is originally from Geneva. She trained at the Northern School of Contemporary Dance, Leeds (UK). She has worked with British choreographers such as Akram Khan, Company Chameleon, James Cousin, Lea Anderson and Jessica Kennedy in Dublin. In 2014, she completed a Masters in Arts Management in London and founded Marine Besnard Choreography.

In 2017 she worked for ZUP, the successful production of La Compagnie Urbaine in Geneva, as assistant to the Artistic Director. Last year she has danced for Jozsef Trefeli and Mike Winter for their latest creation at l’ADC, Geneva. As choreographer she has created and toured 4 productions, as well as various short-films. She has also been commissioned to create pieces for Muda Kunstzentrum in Gent and the ZHDK, Bachelor for Contemporary Dance in Zürich.

"les cinq danseurs ont su créer un bref instant magique, une bulle onirique en marge de l'épuisant marathon des courses du samedi."

Pascale Zimmermann, Tribune de Genève du 9 mai 2016

"les cinq danseurs ont su créer un bref instant magique, une bulle onirique en marge de l'épuisant marathon des courses du samedi."

Pascale Zimmermann, Tribune de Genève du 9 mai 2016

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