Based in the Ile-de-France region, the dance company Cie BurnOut was founded by Jann Gallois in 2012 to promote and develop unique choreography rooted in hip hop technique with a decidedly contemporary outlook.
Since the creation of the company, Jann Gallois has choreographed nine pieces, produced and performed more than 350 times in France and abroad. The company is also committed to putting down strong local roots with residencies in the surrounding region of Paris (Bretigny-sur-Orge (91) – 2016, Tremblay-en-France (93) – 2017). The company defines itself as a cultural advocate through these projects, providing and developing cultural awareness in schools as well as teacher training.
Since 2017, Jann Gallois has been associated with Chaillot – National Theater of Dance in Paris and the famous Maison de la Danse in Lyon, through a several years residency which has afforded the company an exceptional work environment as well as unparalleled national and international visibility. Since september 2019, Jann Gallois has been also associated with the Paul Eluard Theater of Bezons, as well as the National Theater of Beauvais.
The BurnOut company is supported by generous grants from DRAC Île-de-France – French Ministry of Culture, the Region Île-de-France for continued development of artistic and cultural activities, and the BNP Paribas Fondation as well.
Here is an introduction of the company’s members > All the team is here !
Photo © Gilles Aguilar