Dévi-Azélia
Selly
Dancer

Die Tänzerin Devi Azealia Selly vom Ensemble des Theater Basel

Biography

Coming from the French island, La Réunion, she began to study dance in a conservatory as well as in a private school with the president of the island’s dance federation, Chantal Brown.

She left La Réunion at the age of 14 to pursue a professional career. She first trained in Cannes, under Rosella Hightower, and after graduating she studied at Rudra Bejart. She starts dancing with the Maurice Bejart company Le Concour. Following this she joined Ballet Theater Basel as a stagiaire, and then joined NDT II for 3 years. In 2014, she returned to Basel to work with Richard Wherlock. Besides her work  as a dancer at Ballett Theater Basel, she is an choreographic assistant to Jorge Garcia Perez with his company Carta Blanca Dance, and works as a dancer for Alba Carbonell Castillo in both her public and private works. Since 2019 she is  teaching classes and workshops for former Ballet Basel dancer, Armando Braswell. She worked with numerous choreographers like Richard Wherlock, Sharon Eyal, Hofesh Schechter, Johan Inger, Stephan Thoss, Bryan Arias, Itzik Galili, Thomas Noone, Jiri Pokorny, Alexander Ekman, Marco Goecke, Cayetano Soto, Jiri Kylian, Paul Lightfoot & Sol Leon, Ohad Naharin, Hans Van Manen, Lukas Timulak, Ken Ossola, Douglas Lee and Nacho Duato.

Upcoming performances

23.01.
Ballett
O'Clock
2021-01-23 19:30:00 2021-01-23 21:15:00 Europe/Zurich Giselle Info: https://www.theater-basel.ch/en/giselle
Grosse Bühne
Theater Basel Theaterstrasse 7 4051 Basel
8+
13.02.
Ballett
O'Clock
2021-02-13 19:30:00 2021-02-13 21:15:00 Europe/Zurich Giselle Info: https://www.theater-basel.ch/en/giselle
Grosse Bühne
Theater Basel Theaterstrasse 7 4051 Basel
8+
19.03.
Ballett
O'Clock
2021-03-19 19:30:00 2021-03-19 21:15:00 Europe/Zurich Giselle Info: https://www.theater-basel.ch/en/giselle
Grosse Bühne
Theater Basel Theaterstrasse 7 4051 Basel
8+
17.04.
Ballett
O'Clock
2021-04-17 19:30:00 2021-04-17 21:15:00 Europe/Zurich Giselle Info: https://www.theater-basel.ch/en/giselle
Grosse Bühne
Theater Basel Theaterstrasse 7 4051 Basel
8+
28.04.
Ballett
O'Clock
2021-04-28 19:30:00 2021-04-28 21:15:00 Europe/Zurich Giselle Info: https://www.theater-basel.ch/en/giselle
Grosse Bühne
Theater Basel Theaterstrasse 7 4051 Basel
8+
14.05.
Ballett
O'Clock
2021-05-14 19:30:00 2021-05-14 21:15:00 Europe/Zurich Giselle Info: https://www.theater-basel.ch/en/giselle
Grosse Bühne
Theater Basel Theaterstrasse 7 4051 Basel
8+