Gwen Rakotovao won the gold medal in 2012 at the Biarritz international dance competition. She directed and produced a dance video series for move hope project with prestigious international dancers across several genres of dance, including contemporary dance, Graham modern dance, locking, waacking, jazz and tap dance. The Move Hope Project’ serie aimed to connect art and science in a unique way to raise awareness for MND and MS. The dance series featured dancers such as Alain Lauture known as Hurrikane, a contestant of So You Think You Can Dance and Fanny Gombert a former member of the Martha Graham II .Gwen also taught Master Classes around the world.
Biarritz international dance competition 2012
Gwen Rakotovao Series for Move Hope Project
The Gwen Rakotovao Company premiered “L’amour. La liberté. ( Love. Freedom.)” in New York on October 2014.
Here is an excerpt of the dance piece french premier:
Portrait of Gwen Rakotovao at Pratt Institute in New York, directed by Minwoo Park.