Brazilian dances into public’s heart


Brazilian dancer Adhonay Silva has won the top scholarship at this year’s Prix du Lausanne, an internationally recognised competition for young dancers. He also scooped the “Audience Favourite” Award.

This content was published on February 3, 2013 - 17:14

The prize for contemporary interpretation went to Australian Joel Woellner, and the Best Swiss prize was given to Miko Fogarty.

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