Fabrice Edelmann

Fabrice Edelmann was born in Geneva, Switzerland. After his early studies at the Conservatoire Populaire, he enrolled in L’École de Danse de Genève, under the direction of Beatriz Consuelo, where he trained in classical and contemporary dance techniques. Shortly thereafter, he joined the Ballet Junior under the same director, gaining his first choreographic experiences. In 1994, he became a member of the Hagen Ballet under the direction of Richard Wherlock, where he worked as a soloist in Lucerne, at the Komische Oper in Berlin, and the Ballet Basel over a period of eight years.

In 2002, Fabrice joined Nacho Duato’s National Dance Company, expanding his repertoire with works by Duato himself, as well as pieces by Ohad Naharin, Jiri Kylian, William Forsythe, Mats Ek, and Gentian Doda. In the 2008 season, he became a rehearsal director for the National Dance Company 2, eventually taking over its direction in 2010. Currently, Fabrice balances dance projects with his role as Nacho Duato’s assistant, serving as a guest teacher in various schools, conservatories, and national and international companies, conducting repertoire workshops and teaching classical and contemporary dance classes.

In addition, he completed a master’s degree in cultural management at the Universidad Complutense de Madrid. Currently, he works as a production assistant for the “Somos Arte” gala held annually at the Palau de les Arts Reina Sofía in Valencia. He also serves as the artistic coordinator for the Teatros del Canal in Madrid.