This is Laurine’s first season with Ballet Ireland. As a recent graduate of the Royal Ballet School, Laurine performed in Peter and the Wolf (Matthew Hart) and a soloist role in Classical Symphony (Liam’s Scarlett) in addition to The Nutcracker and Manon with The Royal Ballet.
Born in Metz, France where she began her training at the Conservatoire National de région de Metz” at the age of 5 followed by San Marino Academy Ballet in Italy. Additional training was received at the Ecole Supérieure de Danse de Cannes and the Royal Ballet School where she recently graduated in July 2015.
She has also worked with renowned choreographers including Jiri Kylian for Sechs Tanze, with Christopher Weeldon for Rush, Liam Scarlett, Matthew Hart, Alexander Whitley and Kristen McNally. She has alos been taught by internationally acclaimed teachers such as Monique Loudières, Gailene Stock, Zenaida Yanowsky, Daria Klimentova , Cynthia Harvey, Mellis Pakri, Federico Bonnelli, Laura Morera, Gilbert Meyer, Diane Van Schoor. Awards include 3rd prize at the Ursula Moreton award for choreographic and the 2nd prize at the Lynn Seymour award for expressive dancer.