Boris Charmatz

Boris Charmatz is a dancer, choreographer and artistic director. He has been managing the Musée de la Danse since 2009.
Dancer, choreographer and artistic director of [terrain], Boris Charmatz subjects dance to formal constraints that redefine the field of its possibilities. From Aatt enen tionon (1996) to infinity (2019), he has created a series of landmark pieces in parallel with his activities as a performer and improviser (notably with Médéric Collignon, Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker and Tino Sehgal).

From 2009 to 2018, Boris Charmatz directs the Musée de la danse, Centre chorégraphique national de Rennes et de Bretagne. In January 2019, he launches [terrain], a structure based in the Hauts-de-France region and associated with the Phénix scène nationale de Valenciennes, the Opéra de Lille and the Maison de la Culture d'Amiens.

Boris Charmatz is also an artist accompanied by Charleroi danse (Belgium) for three years (2018-2021).

Boris Charmatz

Born in:1973
in:Chambéry (France)
Lives and works in:Bruxelles (Belgique)