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BAPTISTE MENARD studied at the Conservatoire de Nantes (2007-2011), followed by the Conservatoire National Supérieur de Musique et de Danse, Lyon (2011-2015). After his studies, he joins the Cie Instabili / Virginie Quigneaux for the piece “Space Faune” and the Cie La Vouivre / Bérangère Fournier and Samuel Faccioli for the piece “Feu ”. In 2017, he dances for the Theater Song of the Goat in Poland, in the piece “Island” choreographed by Yvan Perez and in Christian Rizzo’s new creation, “D’à côté”. He works with Yan Raballand for the dance creations “Flux” and “14 Duos d’Amour”, participates in several projects by Yves Noël Genod, as well as in the project “Mémoire d’un oubli” with the dance Collective / Less / Robin Lamothe. He joins Christian Ubl’s dance company for “La 5e Saison”. In 2019, he joins the PLAY/ Michèle Murray dance company for the projects WILDER SHORES (2020), EMPIRE OF FLORA (2022), as well as DUOS / COLLISIONS AND COMBUSTIONS – A CHOREOGRAPHIC COLLECTION FOR THE MUSEUM (2022).