Cohen Aitchison-Dugas


born in Montreal, Canada

Ballet Education

2011–2013, 2014–2016 L’École Supérieure de Ballet du Québec
2013–2014 Canada’s National Ballet School


2016 Ballett Zürich Junior Ballet /// 2018 Ballett Zürich /// 2023 Staatsballett Berlin


Christian Spuck: Sleeping Beauty, Anna Karenina, The Nutcracker and the Mouse King (Carabosse, Count Vronsky, Mouse King, Snow King, Flower King), Winterreise, Romeo and Juliet, Nocturne, Messa da Requiem, Lontano, Monteverdi; William Forsythe: Approximate Sonata, The Second Detail, One Flat Thing, reproduced, In the Middle, Somewhat Elevated (pas de deux); Marco Goecke: Almost Blue, Petrushka; Crystal Pite: Emergence, Angels’ Atlas; Edward Clug: Faust, Peer Gynt; Johan Inger: Walking Mad; Jiri Kylian: Sweet Dreams, Stepping Stones, Un Ballo; Jacopo Godani: Rituals From Another When; Douglas Lee: Lady with a Fan; Cathy Marston: The Cellist (Totellier), In our Wishes (pas de deux); Marcos Morau: Nachtträume; Ohad Naharin: Minus 16; Filipe Portugal: Behind the Mirror, White Swan; Alexei Ratmansky: Swan Lake; Cayetano Soto: Maraschino Cherries; Louis Stiens: Tal; Hans Van Manen: On the move; Patrice Bart: Giselle

Competitions | Awards

2018 Tanzpreis der Freunde des Balletts Zürich

Other Achievements

Premiere of Nocturne, 2019 Prix Benois de la Danse, Bolshoi Theater