Martin Schläpfer is something rather rare: a classical choreographer and a modern one at the same time: someone who doesn’t simply create variations on established patterns – whether by Marius Petipa or George Balanchine – but who tries with every new production... (Excerpt from the Dance Platform ProgrammBUCH 2006)
The complete portrait from 2006 can be found in “MATERIALS”.
Martin Schläpfer, born in Altstätten (Switzerland), first studied ballet under Marianne Fuchs in St. Gallen (Switzerland). In 1977 he won the Swiss Prize at the Prix de Lausanne, after which he...(Excerpt from the Dance Platform ProgrammBUCH 2006)
The complete biography from 2006 can be found on the portrait page in “MATERIALS”.