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Born in Montreal, Sarah Louis-Jean is a professional circus artist specialized in Boleadoras.
Boleadoras is a unique rhythmical percussive manipulation ground floor act. Two small balls attached to a cord are swung aroung the body and create percussions while hitting the floor. She has developed her own style and tricks using her dance background.
Sarah has performed on all continents since the age of 3. Graduated from the National Circus School of Montreal in Canada, she worked for Cirque du Soleil as an Artistic Director and Boleadoras performer as well as with Céline Dion, Cirque Eloize, Olympic Opening Ceremonies, GOP Hannover, Hansa Theater, KrystallPalast, Best of Broadway, 7 fingers, Dracula's Cabaret (Australia). She appeared on So You Think You Can Dance Canada and various tv shows, movies and commercials. She is also a circus instructor, singer, and actress.
Her artistic approach involves showing the fierceness, manipulation, character work, dance in an intense unique contemporary way through movement and rhythms.
Casino of Montreal
Internationales Variete (Germany)
Montréal Complètement Cirque
Festival de Jazz
Francofolies de Montréal
Just for Laughs
Cirque du Soleil
7 doigts de la main
Productions Haut Vol (Toronto, Canada)
Olympic Winter Games Opening Ceremonies (Canada)
Les Sortilèges, Danses du monde
Best of Broadway (Atlantic City)
Casino of Montreal (Femmes)
Showsgirls of Moulin Rouge (Australia)
Cabaret, All that Jazz (Australia)
Flirt de Cirque (Australia)
Elvis, Memphis to Las Vegas (Australia)
Grands Ballets Canadiens
So You think you can dance (Canada)
Dancing with the Stars (Canada)
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À la recherche de la nouvelle star (Finalist Paris)
Just for Laughs Gags
Gods of Egypt
Laurance Anyways (Xavier Dolan)
M & M
A & W
National Circus School of Montreal
École Supérieure de Danse du Québec
National Ballet School of Canada
Broadway Dance Center (NYC)
Steps on Broadway (NYC)
Millennium Dance Center (LA)
Australian Circus Festival
LOJIQ Bursary Australia
LOJIQ Bursary Argentina
“Exceptional is the contribution from Sarah Louis-Jean from Canada. The cover picture of the Blitz Magazine edition shines. She has dedicated herself to the boleadoras. Fascinating!"
BLITZ MAGAZINE, LEIPZIG, GERMANY
"Sarah Louis-Jean, twirls her Boleadoras into a wild circle which unfolds and hypnotic effect in the stage light. An effect to which the hard-claking ont the ground beating of Boleadoras contribute amazingly"
LEIPZIGER VOLKSZEITUNG NEWSPAPER, GERMANY
"Very interactive, very high energy."
SYDNEY MORNING HERALD NEWSPAPER, AUSTRALIA
“Utmost concentration during her performance, Sarah Louis-Jean from Canada rotates pois until they form a wheel with raging intensity."
KIELER NACHRICHTEN NEWSPAPER, GERMANY
"A Magic Discovery"