Ahmed Soura (Ahmed Bill Faso)

Specialism: Contemporary Dance

What we notice first about Ahmed, is his expressivity and his presence on stage that is pure electric ! A beautiful energy that he likes to share generously, with his partners, invigorating creativity, and with the public . He created KORO / Company Ahmed Soura and Yongonlon Production in Burkina Faso and his solos En opposition avec Moi and 166 received international prizes in 2011 and 2013. He danced with the Deutsche Oper Berlin Opera Ballet and worked as soloist-dancer with the Berlin Philharmonic.Inspiring words : “A person who has never made any mistakes has never tried to innovate” Albert EinsteinGuide : Thomas Sankara and his fatherTraining Years : 10 years of self-taught acrobatics and break dance, 4 editions of the 'Dialogue de Corps' festival of Salia Ni Seydou, CAP at the National Institute for Artistic and Cultural Training in Burkina Faso, 'EXERCE' at the Choreographic Centre of Montpellier in France.Met on his way : Irène Tassembedo, Christoph Schlingensief, Christoph Winkler, Pink Mama Theater, Louise Wagner, Ballet de Lausanne/ Maurice Béjart, Abissa / Joseph Aka, Corp'Art / Yvon Nana Kouala, Joachim Schloemer, Regina Rossi & Greta Granrath.

Specialism: Contemporary Dance

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