Discovering, Sharing and Enriching...
Josette Baïz and Grenade have been involved in various artistic collaborations for over 20 years. Each time, these encounters have allowed the dancers and Josette to discover new talents, to be enriched pedagogically, artistically and technically, and in exchange, to transmit their energy and creativity.
1986 : Creation « Water, the matter » for the Concert Dance Cy of Boston
1991 : Creation « Typhons » for the Nieuwe Dansgroep - Holland Festival
1994 : Creation « Scherzo» for the Jeune Ballet de France - Caracas
1995 : Creation « Un Sourire Dans la Lune » for the Montpellier Danse Festival : meeting between the Groupe Grenade and the young dancers of the Montpellier Juniors Opera
1997 : Creation of two choreographies « Rendez-vous » and « double Mixte » in partnership with the Compagnie Käfig
1997 : Creation « Conversations Dansées » for the "Académie Royale des Beaux Arts"- Cambodia and the CNSM - Lyon in Phnom Penh
1999 : « Oriental » parade for the "Massalia, 2600 years of Marseilles" (200 dancers)
2000 : Creation for 20 dancers for the opening ceremony of the " World sails game" in Marseilles
Juillet 2003 à Juin 2006 : « 3 générations » based on a choreographic project of Jean-Claude Gallotta.
Création in the "Festival d’Avignon 2003". Creation with 8 young dancers of the Groupe Grenade (4 casts on 3 consecutives years). In partnership with the EMILE DUBOIS Group.
2003 : Choreographic creation with the Ballet d'Europe directed by Jean-Charles Gil on the theme of "RE-FLEXION" in the Théâtre Antique d'Arles.
2007 : Revival with the Groupe Grenade ( 16 dancers from 7 to 14 years old) of the performance " Ulysse" from Jean-Claude Gallotta's original version (1982).
2008 : Joint choreographic creation between Josette Baïz and Jean-Charles Gil with a creation called " Performance". This creation was the result of one year of common masterclasses between both companies.