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François-Eloi Lavignac

François-Eloi Lavignac was born in Limoges and received his training at the Conservatoire National Supérieur de Musique et de Danse in Paris and at the English National Ballet School in London. From 2013 to 2020, he danced with the Australian Ballet and was appointed Coryphée in 2016. He appeared as Stanislaw in John Neumeier’s »Nijinsky«, in Stanton Welch’s »La Bayadère« and Peter Wright’s »The Nutcracker« as well as in William Forsythe’s »In the Middle, Somewhat Elevated« and Jiří Kylián’s »Six Dances«. Since the 2020/21 season he has been a demi-soloist with the Vienna State Ballet.