Ahmed Soura

Born in Burkina Faso (BFA), graduated from the Institut National de Formation Artistique et Culturelle (INAFAC) and performed as a dancer at the festival “Dialogue de corps” (BFA). In 2007 he participated in the program “Exerce 2007” of the CCN de Montpellier. For 5 years Ahmed Soura danced and assisted for Irène Tassembédo. In 2011 he won the 3rd Prize Dance at the International Dance-Theater Festival Stuttgart, At Need2Danceden 2nd Pris in 2013 and with Christoph Winkler FAUST Prize 2014 (Best Choreography). Ahmed Soura danced for the operaBallet Deutsche Oper Berlin, Philharmonie Berlin (solist MESSIAH), Louise Wagner, Pink Mama Theater, Anna Melnikova, Magda Korsinsky, Konstantin Tsakalidis, Frederic WakeWalker, Christoph Schlingensief, Christoph Winkler, Faso Danse Theatre/ Serge Aimé Coulibaly,… He conducted dance workshop in Italy (Accademia Nationale di Danza, Rome), Burkina Faso (Ecole de Danse Irène Tassembedo and Atelier Theatre Burkinabé) , Togo (Adokpo Lomé),France (Maison de la danse de Paris, CND Montpellier, Festival de Marseilles), Switzerland (New Dance Accademy, Pilipili TanzFestival), Germany (Studio Motion Berlin, Papillon Tanzstudios am Ostkreuz ) and Brazil (ESCOLA DE DANCA DA FUNCEB).