choregrapher / artistic director
Samuel Mathieu followed both a classical and contemporary dancing training. As a student at the Ecole Nationale de Musique et de Danse (La Rochelle), he worked with Régine Chopinot and Karin Waehner among others.In 1989, he performed with Joseph Russilli at Toulouse’s CNN, and then worked for 5 years with Jean-Claude Gallota, whose naive and earthy universe he likes most. From 1995 to 2002, he worked for Robert Seyfried, a choreographer and a stage director and a fellow tribesman of Emile Dubois.Samuel Mathieu also works with many choreographers among whom Tomeù Verges, Thomas Duchatelet and Denis Plassard.
In 2001 he decided to create his own compagny, where he works as a performer.