Contemporary | Master Class Artist

Alexandra Damiani is the Artistic Director of Ballets Jazz Montreal since Spring 2021. During her 10 years with New York’s Cedar Lake Contemporary Ballet (2005-2015), first as ballet mistress and then as artistic director, Alexandra Damiani had the opportunity to work with and present a wide variety of contemporary dance languages by internationally renowned choreographers, such as Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui, Crystal Pite and Hofesh Schecter. She also presented the company in major cities and international festivals, including at the Lyon Biennale in France and at Sadler’s Wells in London. In the summer of 2019, she co-directed the Contemporary Ballet Program at The School at Jacob’s Pillow, alongside Mathew Neenan.