Kobalt Works

Lise Vachon

Lise was born in Canada and studied dance in Montreal and Toronto. She moved to Belgium in 1997 to attend P.A.R.T.S., the school of Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker, and graduated in 2000.

She then worked as a dancer and as an assistant with Arco Renz, as well as other choreographers in Belgium.

Between 2005 and 2006 she was rehearsal director for Rosas. She choreographed three dances for the “Bal moderne” and teaches regularly for this event.

She has assisted choreographers in opera staging at La Monnaie/de Munt in Brussels, L’Opéra de Paris and at La Scala in Milan.

Since 2006, she works with Michèle Noiret as a dancer for the creations and international touring of Chambre blanche (2006), Les Arpenteurs (2007) and Minutes Opportunes (2010), and as assistant forDEMAIN (2009).

She is also developing her personal approach to teaching contemporary dance.

In 2008, she has created and performed her own solo entitled bliss, and in June 2011 has presented her creation Sliding, a duet she dances with Marielle Morales.

In 2012, she presents her latest creation entitled Zones, a duet she dances with Igor Shyshko.