.Swiss/French - Born 01/06/1993
Based in London
.International Freelance Dance Artist &Pilates Instructor
Clarisse is attested by the New York University Steinhardt to teach Limon’s technique principles (2015), and she is certified Mat Pilates Instructor by the Pilates Academy International (2016).
Clarisse is a passionate teacher and delivers dynamic contemporary classes and pilates classes. She commits to share a humanistic approach to movement, giving a sense of freedom and challenge to each participant, open to all levels of expertise, through direct feedback and supportive encouragement.
As a result of her career, she has a keen awareness of the body, a great understanding of movement, and a solid foundation on technique to ensure that her students are enjoying the class' journey in a safe and non-judgemental environment. Clarisse delivers structured classes combining both technical and creative aspects. Students are being guided to find awareness and understanding of their bodies through a technical warm up, to explore their own movement quality through short improvisation tasks, and experience their physicality through expressive routine materials.
Clarisse taught classes, intensives and workshop in New York and Europe. Her teaching credits include venues such as :
Brooklyn Arts Exchange : Open Level Adult Class (USA, December 2015)
Peridance Capezio Centre : Advanced Students(USA, May 2016/February 2018/October 2018),
Youth Ensemble of Peridance : Company Class (October 2018)
Pineapple Studio : Cover Pilates Class (UK, June to August 2017)
Loop Dance Company : Open Class & Intensives (Summers 2017 to 2020)
Central School of Ballet : Open Level Adult Class (June 2019 to March 2020)
Roehampton University : Cover Bachelor &Master Dance Program (Fall 2019)
Syracusae Studio : Open Level Adult Class (September 2020 - current)
She also has been a teacher assistant at Peridance Capezio Centre (USA) and Studio Harmonic (France) for Diego Funes New York since 2016. , As well as assisting Nina Atkinson at Canterbury Christian Church University (UK) for the Bachelor Degree in Dance program in 2016 and 2017.
Dance Area (CH, 2008-2012)
London Studio Centre (UK, 2012-2013)
Martha Graham School (USA, 2014)
Limón Institute (USA, 2014-2016)
Currently freelancing for De Funes Dance &Loop Dance Co
. Guest Choreographer for the Youth Ensemble of Peridance (USA, direction Diego Funes) & Loop Dance Company (UK, direction Nina Atkinson)
. Artistic Director of Clarisse Roud Works Dance Company (founded in 2018)