Meet Pauline Legras, One of our Wonderful December Judges

Born in Paris, Pauline began her dance training in France. At the age of 15 years old, studying at the Geneva Dance Center (Switzerland) for her Professional Training Program in Ballet technique, she received a scholarship from the Foundation of Princess Grace de Monaco at the Monaco Dance Forum. Later on, she went to Mexico to perfect her knowledge in contemporary dance at the Colegio Nacional de Danza Contemporanea and was a ballet teacher for children and adults with a flamenco base training at Proart Center. In the Fall 2006, Pauline joined the Martha Graham Center in NYC. There, on full scholarship she became a member of Graham II and received her certificate of recognition as a teacher of the Martha Graham technique. She participated in the reconstruction of «Panorama» for the Spring/Summer Season 2010 of the Martha Graham Dance Company at the Joyce Theater in NYC, teaching for the Martha Graham School Young Artist Program Dancers, the Talent Unlimited High School Dancers, the All-City Dancers. Pauline was an instructor at New York Theater Ballet’s after school program for two years and is now teaching for the pre-teens and the Young Artist Program, introducing the Martha Graham vocabulary at the Martha Graham School. She performed with the Grand Theatre of Limoges, QuoVadis Show in France, EpiCentro in Mexico, Nu Dance Theater, Edgar Cortes Dance Theater, and works from choreographers such as Pearl Lang, Robert Battle, Virginie Mecene and Peggy Lyman in NYC. At Planet Connections Theater Festivity 2011, she received the award for Outstanding Choreography while working in collaboration with the Movement Workshop Group. Pauline is also a certified GYROTONIC® instructor.


xyz nyc: ROUND 3

Thursday, December 13, 2012

9:30 p.m. 

151 W. 46th St. 8th Fl. NY, NY 10036

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