Young dancers attend the Contemporary Classes at the 41th International Ballet Competition "Prix de Lausanne" in Lausanne. The Prix de Lausanne is an international competition open to young dancers aged 15 to 18 who are not yet professionals. The best finalists win scholarships granting free tuition in a world renowned dance school or dance company. (by Fabrice Coffrini)
Carmen Amaya, Queen of the GypsiesCarmen Amaya (1913–1963) was a Romani dancer who performed around the world and had a huge impact on the art of flamenco. During her lifetime she was called the greatest of dancers, and Queen of the Gypsies.