BOLEADORAS

Are my Heartbeats in percussions

Welcome to the Circus : MY WAY

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BOLEADORAS

BOMBO

WEGGSPHERE

 

ABOUT SARAH

Our Hearts-Beats in Percussion

Born in Montreal, Canada, Sarah Louis-Jean is a professional contemporary circus artist specialized in Boleadoras. She holds the Guinness World Records of the quickest Boleadoras hits in the World.

 

Boleadoras is a unique rhythmical percussive manipulation ground floor act. Two small balls attached to a cord are swung around the body and create percussions while hitting the floor. She has developed a contemporary unique feminine style of boleadoras in the World combining flexibility, manipulation, dance and percussion that is far from the traditional gaucho way.

 

Sarah started dance at the young age of 3. She trained in various dance styles in various schools and graduated from the National Circus School of Montreal in Canada specialized in boleadoras instruction. She trained boleadoras with Cirque du Soleil dancers and later worked for Cirque du Soleil as a Boleadoras performer and an Artistic Director. 

 

She performed on the 5 continents with Céline Dion, Cirque Eloize, Circus RoncalliKrystallPalastGOP Show Concept, Hansa Theater, Best of Broadway, Olympic Opening Ceremonies, Dracula's Cabaret (Australia), etc. She worked in research and creation with the 7 fingers and appeared on So You Think You Can Dance Canada and various tv shows, movies and commercials. She is also a creative producer, singer, and actress.

Her artistic approach involves showing the fierceness, manipulation, character work, dance in an intense unique contemporary way through movement and rhythms. 

STAGE CREDITS

 

KRYSTALLPALAST VARIETE

CREACTIVE BY

CIRQUE DU SOLEIL

CIRCUS / VARIETE SHOWS

Cirque du Soleil

Cirque Éloize

7 Doigts de la Main

Circus Roncalli

KrystallPalast Variete

GOP Hannover

Hansa Theater

Variete Pegasus

GPO Sydney 

Slide Cabaret

Dracula's Cabaret

Casino of Montreal

 

FESTIVALS

Internationales Variete (Germany)

Montréal Complètement Cirque

Festival de Jazz

Francofolies de Montréal

Just for Laughs

PRODUCTIONS

Productions Haut Vol (Toronto, Canada)

Les Sortilèges, Danses du monde

Grands Ballets Canadiens

Ballet West

Copacabana (Australia)

SPECIAL EVENTS

Céline Dion

Olympic Winter Games Opening Ceremonies (Canada)

SHOWS

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)

Rent (Montreal)

 TELEVISION/MOVIES

So You think you can dance (Canada)

Dancing with the Stars (Canada)

0 à 1000

À la recherche de la nouvelle star (Finalist Paris)

Just for Laughs Gags

MOVIES

Noir

Gods of Egypt

Warm Bodies

Laurance Anyways (Xavier Dolan)

COMMERCIALS

M & M

A & W

Samsung

FIDO

Sheraton 

SCHOOLS

National Circus School of Montreal

École Pierre-Laporte

École Supérieure de Danse du Québec

National Ballet School of Canada

Broadway Dance Center (NYC)

Steps on Broadway (NYC)

Millennium Dance Center (LA)

AWARDS

Australian Circus Festival

LOJIQ Bursary Australia

LOJIQ Bursary Argentina

Cirque du Soleil

Boleadoras

Palazzo Casting

GOP Hannover

Gaucho

Gaucha

Bombo

America's Got Talent

Malevo

Steffi Haberl

Rick Tjia

 

BOLEADORAS

MY WAY

PRESS/COVER GIRL

 

“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"

COURRIER LAVAL/CANADA

CONTACT 

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(Show, Workshop, Conferences),

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MY MOVIES

Click below to see short movies I have created and directed

MY SONG COMPOSITIONS

Click below to hear my songs I wrote and composed.

MY PHOTO PROJECT

Click below to see 10 years of my photo dance project called P for ComPassion

ARTISTIC DIRECTION

 

TEACHER

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