Artistic and general director
Lisa Davies joined Les Grands Ballets Canadiens in 1993 and danced contemporary works by Ohad Naharin, Jiri Kylian, Nacho Duato, Edouard Lock, William Forsythe, Mats Ek and others. Her classical repertoire with GBCM included ballets such as Giselle, Les Sylphides, Coppelia, La Fille Mal Gardee, Nutcracker, and numerous works by George Balanchine. Lisa guested with La La La Human steps for the production of Exaucé/Salt in 1998.
She returned to Les Grands Ballets Canadiens as rehearsal director in
2009. Since then she has worked as Ballet Master, Rehearsal Director or Guest Teacher for Ballet Zurich, Ballet BC, The Akram Khan Company, Stuttgart Ballet, RUBBERBANDance Group, Wayne McGregor Random Dance Company, BJM Danse, Cas Public & Liberamae Performance and Film. Lisa also works as assistant to Christian Spuck setting his full length work Leonce und Lena for various companies.
In March 2014 Lisa founded Danse à la Carte, a non profit organization with the mission to support the professional Montreal dance community. In October 2014 she was invited by David Pressault Danse to become the director of Transformation Danse.