Chacott announces a new partnership with the Prix de Lausanne.
Chacott Co., Ltd.(Shibuya, Tokyo, Japan) has been an official sponsor of the Prix de Lausanne since 2012. Chacott is happy to announce this collaboration will continue in 2018 for the 46th edition of the competition, which will take place from January 28th to February 4th 2018 in Lausanne, Switzerland. Founded in 1973 by the Fondation en faveur de l’Art chorégraphique, the Prix de Lausanne is one of the most prestigious ballet competitions in the world. It awards training opportunities to talented ballet students who show the potential to become professional artists of the higher caliber. Many former prize winners are now leading stars with major ballet companies in the world. Candidates come not only to compete with other dancers from all around the world, but above all to improve their skills by having the opportunity to receive dance lessons and specific guidance on their variations from experienced dancers and choreographers.
Since 2010, Chacott Co., Ltd. has announced as part of its 60th anniversary its support to “Save the Children”, to assist with building children a bright future. Through this partnership with the Prix de Lausanne, Chacott aims to continue to develop valuable opportunities to support young dancers as well as ballet art. Chacott is now the official licensing partner for Prix de Lausanne branded products and the only authorized reseller in the world.