2017 marks the 40th anniversary of the Paris Opera Ballet School’s annual performances. The Gala des Écoles de danse du XXIE Siècle enables different institutions driven by the same passion for ballet to showcase emerging artists, to encourage international encounters, and embrace diversity. This Special Event will allow you to discover a new generation of young dancers from all over the world, using different techniques and interpreting major ballet extracts. The students will be performing pieces of their own repertoire before coming together for an outstanding défilé.