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Ciryl Pierre – Ciryl Pierre was born in Nancy, France and trained at the conservatorie of his native town, before joining Serge Golovine's class at the Ballet school of the Opera de Nationale de Paris.


Having graduated, he was engaged at Roland Petit's Ballet National de Marseilee, where he was promoted to the first soloist in 1990 and to etoile (principal) in 1992. Perfomed mail roles on his repertoire was Carmen, Ariesienne, Proust, Ma Pavlova, Coppelia.. with partner as Dominique Khalfouni, Elisabetta Terabust, Altinay Asimuratova.. Four years later, Helgi Tomasson invited him to join San Francisco ballet s a Principal dancer. His San Francisco ballet included all classical roles, Balanchine, Robins, as well as contemporary creations by Helgi Tomason, Jame Kudelka and others.

Together with former partne Lucia Lacara he joined the Bavarian State Ballet as a principal dancer at autumn 2002, dancing important roles as Onegin, Princ Siegfried (Swan Lake) and Abderakhman (Raymonda) in his very first Munich season.

Durin the season 2003/04 he enlarged his repertoire with Gunter in John Neumeier's The Nutcracker, Theseus/Oberon in Neumaier's Midsummer's night dream and Princ Desire in Sleeping beauty (M.Petipa, I.Liška)

As a guest dancer Cyril appeared on stages world wide in full performances (Berlin, Prague, Naples, Milan), as well as in galas mostly together with former partner Lucia Lacarra.


Debut 2004/05 as Romeo and Merkutio in Romeo and Juliet (J.Cranko), Gaston in The Lady with the Camelias (J. Neumeier), Black cake (H. Van Manen), Bella figura (J. Kyliyan), Agon (H.Balanchine), Solor in La Bayadere (M.Petipa/P.Bart)

Debut 2005/06 Ochs in the Silver Rose (g.Murphy) , creation Century Rolls (D.Bombana), creation Hilarion in Giselle (P.Wright).

Debut 2006/07 Princ Albrecht in Giselle (P.Wright) and Lankedem and Bairbanto in Le Corsaire (M.Petipa/Liška)

Debut 2007/08 Prospero in the Tempest (J.Mannes), creation Grosse Fuge (H. van Mannen), Adagio Hammerklavier (H. Van Manen)


Debut 2008/09 Father in A Cinderella Story (J.Neumaier), Tybalt in Romeo and Juliet (J.Cranko), Shariar in Sheherazade (M.Fokine), Athlet in Les Bitches (B.Nijinska), Zugvogel (J.Kylian) creation.

Debut 2009/110 Abderakham in Raymonda (R.Barra), The balerina's boyfriend in Serie Noire – A choreographyc murder mistery (T.Kohler) creation


Debut 2010/11 Tsar in Seire Noire – A choreographic murder mistery (T.Kohler), creation Pas de deux in Artifact (William Forstythe), Man 1 in my Ravel: Whichever Way he Looks... (J.Mannes), ceration Carabosse in Sleeping Beauty (M.Petipa/I.Liška), Prince Leopold in Illusions – Like Swan Lake (J.Neumeier), Don Quijote in Don Quijote (R.Barra after M.Petipa/A.Gorski, tradition)


Debut 2011/12 Drosselmeier in Nutcracker (J.Neumeier), Hortensio in The Tamig of the Shrew (J.Cranko), Man in song of teh Earth (K.MacMillan), The Fiance in les Hermanas (K.MacMillan), Widow Simone in La Fille mal gardee (F.Ashton)

Debut 2012/13 Pas de deux in Goldberg-Variations (J.Robbins), The Moor in The Moor's Pavane (J.Limon), The primabalerina's partner and Pas de deux in Birthday Offering (F.Ashton)


Debut 2013/14 Lord Capulet in Romeo and Juliet (J.Cranko), Zettel in The Midnight Summer Night's Dream (J.Neumeier), The Wise one in La scare du printemps (M. Wigman)

Debut 2014/15 Armanda's father in The lady with Camelias, Inigo in Paquita (M.Petipa/ A.Ratmansky)

Debut 2015/16 Gremin in Onegin (J. Cranko), Soloist 2nd and 4th Movement in Symphony in C (G.Balanchine)

In 2010 graduate at hochshule as pedagogue with the Vaganova tehnique

Currently ballet teacher at the Bayerischestaatsballet, as well as many private schools in Munich, Japan...

Ballet master for Patrice Bart's Bayadere, Terence Kohler's Helden and assisting for all classical repertoire in Munchen.

Ciryl Pierre

Ex principal Dancer the Bayerischestaatsballet in Munich - Germany,  currently an international guest principal dancer and a ballet teacher at Kirov Ballet Academy in Washington - USA


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