A dancer with Dominique Bagouet, Michel Kelemenis first tried his hand at choreography at the Centre Chorégraphique National de Montpellier. In 1989, he set up his own company in Marseille, while continuing to create pieces for the Ballet de l’Opéra de Paris, the Ballet du Rhin, the Ballet du Nord and the Ballet du Grand Théâtre de Genève. He has also been invited to collaborate on productions and operatic choreography at the Festival d’Art Lyrique d’Aix-en-Provence and the Opéra de Marseille. His creations are performed throughout France and internationally.