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Genée 2017

Genée 2017
We are pleased to announce that the Genée International Ballet Competition 2017 will be held in Lisbon, Portugal from 7–16 September.


Book your tickets for the Genée via Ticketline.


Portugal’s beautiful coastal capital is Europe's second-oldest capital after Athens. As the former home of Vasco da Gama, Ferdinand Magellan and Prince Henry the Navigator, its influence and stature as a world city is undeniable. With its mixture of history, tradition, and vibrant contemporary culture, we are hugely excited about Lisbon playing host to the competition for the very first time.

Venues & dates

  • Coaching will take place at the studios of Companhia Nacional de Bailado (CNB) from 8–12 September.
  • The Semi-Finals will be held at Teatro Tivoli BBVA on 13 & 14 September.
  • The Final will be held at Teatro Camões on 16 September.


Take a look at our video of last year’s competition held in Sydney.

Genée International Ballet Competition 2016 from Royal Academy of Dance on Vimeo.