Louis Guillemette


A movement designer, Louis has been active in the performing arts scene, in film and video design, as an artistic advisor, choreographer, dancer and improviser for almost 40 years now. His works have been presented in Canada, the United States, Cuba, France, Switzerland and Italy. Louis has been teaching for 10 years at Concordia University’s bachelor program in contemporary dance and has been invited to give dance workshops at Cirque du Soleil, UQAM, École de danse contemporaine, and in the United States and Europe. Co-founder of Tangente, a cultural venue programming innovative dance performances, Louis has dansed with LA LA LA Human Steps for 5 years and collaborated with several international artists. He also served as director for Marie Carmen, and choreographer for Cirque Eloize. Artistic advisor and teacher at École nationale de cirque since 1996, Louis has also been teaching his unique approach in dance and creation at Studio 303 for over 25 years.