Fabien Prioville graduated at the Centre National de Danse Contemporaine (CNDC) in Angers. He later worked with Édouard Lock and his company ‘La La La Human Steps’ in Canada before he joined Philippe Blanchard in Stockholm. In 1999 he became a member of Pina Bausch´s Tanztheater Wuppertal. He has been working as a freelance dancer and choreographer since 2006 and worked together with Josef Nadj and Davis Freeman, among others. Various commissioned works brought him to New York’s Juilliard School as well as to Japan and Australia.
Portrait of Fabien Prioville’s work by iDAS NRW: https://vimeo.com/335153363
In 2010 he founded his own dance company. Since then he has created six productions, e.g. his first solo “Jailbreak Mind” which was created in 2009 and co-produced by tanzhaus NRW and Trafó Budapest. The production successfully toured internationally and was also invited to the German ‘Tanzplattform’ in Nuremberg.His trio „NOUS“ was the second co-production with tanzhaus NRW and Trafó Budapest. It premiered in February 2011 at the festival Temps d’images.