Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui

Contemporary choreographer and native Belgian Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui has been appointed the artistic director of the Royal Ballet of Flanders. The company has functioned without an artistic director since August, 2014, when former director Assis Carreiro was fired.

Published November 23, 2009
Choreographer Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui describes his imaginative, multilayered work as "storybooks in motion." This July at the Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival , the accomplished dancers of Cedar Lake Contemporary Ballet will tackle Cherkaoui's latest story: Orbo Novo (New World), set to original score by…more »