The French dancer Annabelle Peintre began dancing at the Colomba Ballet school in Orange, France and then entered to the Conservatoire National de Danse in Avignon. She had the opportunity to dance main roles in numerous classical ballets. In August 2003, she was engaged in the young company ‹Compania Nacional de Danza II›, where she gained her first professional experience by dancing mainly Nacho Duato’s works. In 2008 she entered in Ballett Basel. There she danced in works by well-known choregraphers such as Richard Wherlock, Jiri Kylian, Johan Inger, Ohad Naharin, Nacho Duato, Jorma Elo, Mauro Bigonzetti, Rami Be’er, Christopher Bruce, Blanca Li, Angelin Preljocaj, Stijn Celis, Hofesh Shechter and Brian Arias. In 2013, Annabelle was engaged in the Opera de Lyon where she expanded her repertoire of dancing pieces from William Forsythe, Mats Ek, Maguy Marin, Rachid Ouramdane, Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker and many more. She came back to Switzerland and she has been a permanent member of the ensemble of Ballett Theater Basel since the Season 2016/17.