DIRECTOR - CHOREOGRAPHER - ARTISTIC DIRECTOR


BIO

Geneviève Dorion-Coupal is known in artistic circles here and abroad. From Las Vegas to Moscow, by way of Montréal, Toronto, Miami, Paris, Cairo and Warsaw, Geneviève has showcased artistic talent in ever-more spectacular productions. These creative challenges drive her to aim above and beyond fads.

Passionate, committed and masterful, Geneviève truly is a reference in the arts. As creative as she is versatile, Geneviève is never shy to step off the beaten path in search of professional renewal or to work with a broad range of stakeholders to guarantee a production’s operational, artistic and financial success. Encompassing theatre, television, film and advertising, her skills are as varied as choreography, artistic direction and stage direction.

Genevieve has led creation teams for Celine Dion, Cirque du Soleil, Star Academy, So You Think You Can Dance, La Voix, Les Gemeaux Gala, 2010 Winter Olympics, 7 Doigts de la main and Moment Factory.

Her diverse background and shows abroad have led her to hone her skills in effective multicultural and interdisciplinary team management. As a people-person, she is skillful in building trusting relationships with artists, creators and partners, bringing out the best in each. Focused on getting results and in budget, Geneviève stands apart by her ability to showcase talent and turn visions and imagination into reality.


DIRECTOR

Live Performances, Television

CHOREOGRAPHER

Live Performances, Television, Musicals, Theater, Opera, Cinema, Commercials, Video Clips

ARTISTIC DIRECTOR

Live Performances, Television, Musicals, Theater, Opera, Cinema, Commercials, Video Clips

DIRECTOR - TELEVISION

  • THE VOICE 2013 - 2016 - 2017 ~ Stage Director
  • THE VOICE JUNIOR 2016 - 2017 ~ Stage Director
  • GALA KARV 2013 - 2014 - 2015 ~ Stage Director
  • GALA LES GÉMEAUX 2013 - 2014 ~ Stage Director
  • DEFI DES CHAMPIONS ~ Stage Director
  • STAR ACADÉMIE ~ Stage Director


DIRECTOR - LIVE PERFORMANCES

  • THEME PARK ~ Puerto Vallarta, Mexico ~ Produced by Cirque du Soleil (in creation)
  • STARWATER ~ original idea ~ Direction and choreography ~ Produced by Moment Factory and Royal Caribbean
  • LA VOIX JUNIOR ~ Bell Centre and Centre Vidéotron
  • VANCOUVER 2010 WINTER OLYMPICS ~ Showcase for Quebec
  • THE MAN IN BLACK, A Tribute to Johnny Cash ~ Capitole de Québec and the Canadian tour
  • ELVIS STORY, A Tribute to Elvis Presley ~ Capitole de Québec
  • YOAN ~ Centre Bell and Centre Videotron
  • CELINE DION ~ On the Plains of Quebec City and latest Las Vegas show
  • GAROU ~ Gentleman ~ Tour of Quebec and Europe
  • CANADA DAY 2012 - 2013 - 2014 - 2017 ~ Parliament of Canada ~ Ottawa
  • BELADI ~ Pyramids of Egypt ~ Chantal Chamandy


CHOREOGRAPHER - LIVE PERFORMANCES

  • CRYSTAL ~ Cirque du Soleil/45 Degrees< ~ Tour of the US and Canada
  • PRINCESS OF CIRCUS ~ Operetto ~ 7 Doigts de la Main ~ Moscow
  • V FOR VOICES / VERONIC DICAIRE ~ Tour of Las Vegas ~ Quebec and Europe
  • LOVE ~ Cirque du Soleil ~ Las Vegas ~ Directed by Dominic Champagne
  • SUPER BOWL XLIV ~ Cirque du Soleil ~ Miami ~ US
  • LUMINATO ~ Cirque du Soleil ~ Arts Festival of Toronto
  • SUMMERFEST ~ Cirque du Soleil ~ Prince Edward Island
  • CIRKOPOLIS ~ Cirque Eloize ~ for Knicks of New York
  • PARADIS PERDU ~ Directed by Dominic Champagne
  • GENERATION MOTOWN ~ Capitole de Québec and tour of the US
  • NIGHT FEVER ~ Capitole de Québec and Théâtre St-Denis ~ Montréal ~ Directed by René Simard
  • DALIDA, UNE VIE ~ Capitole de Québec and Beyrouth ~ Lebanon
  • FÊTE MUSICALE DE JOE DASSIN ~ Directed by Pierre Boileau
  • MUSICMAN ~ Gregory Charles ~ Directed by Serge Postigo


CHOREOGRAPHER - TELEVISION

  • SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE ~ Warsaw, Poland ~ choreography
  • MA VIE EST UN CIRQUE ~ choreography
  • ILS DANSENT ~ choreography
  • HEURE DE GLOIRE ~ choreography
  • DEMANDES SPÉCIALES ~ choreography
  • CÉLÉBRATION ~ choreography
  • GALAS JUST FOR LAUGHS ~ choreography
  • GALAS JUSTE POUR RIRE ~ choreography
  • GALA ADISQ ~ choreography
  • SOMMET DES AMÉRIQUES ~ AMÉRIQUES ET SOLIDARITÉ
  • CENT ANS DE DESJARDINS
  • FRANCOFOLIES-SOIRÉE AFRICAINE
  • FRANCOFOLIES-SOIRÉE ANTILLAISE
  • UN AIR DE FAMILLE ~ Staging and choreography assistant


CHOREOGRAPHER - THEATER & OPERA

  • ANOTHER BRICK IN THE WALL ~ Director Dominic Champagne ~ Opéra de Montréal
  • À LA DÉFENSE DES MOUSTIQUES ALBINOS ~ Director Philippe Soldevila ~ Théâtre Sortie de Secours
  • QUÉBEC-BARCELONA ~ Director Philippe Soldevila ~ Théâtre Sortie de Secours
  • L’ENFANT ET LES SORTILÈGES ~ Director Philippe Soldevila ~ Opéra de Québec
  • DON QUICHOTTE ~ Director Philippe Soldevila ~ Théâtre Sortie de Secours
  • VACARMES ~ Director Dominic Champagne
  • LES ROCHES DANS SES POCHES ~ Director Yves Desgagnés


CHOREOGRAPHER - MUSICALS

LES MISÉRABLES // Capitole Quebec, Place des Arts Montréal

  • Director // Frederic Dubois
  • Production // Le Capitole Quebec
  • Choreographer // Geneviève Dorion Coupal

SWEET CHARITY // Theâtre Rideau Vert Montréal

  • Director // Denise Filiatrault
  • Production // Juste Pour Rire
  • Choreographer // Geneviève Dorion Coupal

CHICAGO // Place Des Arts Montréal, Casino De Paris

  • Director // Scott Farris
  • Production // Sandler-Poulin
  • Choreographer, supervisor & adaptation of original //  Gary Christ & Geneviève Dorion Coupal

MOTOWN GENERATION // Capitole de Québec, Théâtre St-Denis Montréal, Biloxy Theater USA

  • Director René Simard
  • Production Capitole de Québec
  • Choreographer  Geneviève Dorion Coupal

NUNSENSE / LES NONNES // Theâtre La Morjolaine Eastman

  • Director // Yvan Bilodeau
  • Production // La Marjolaine
  • Choreographer // Geneviève Dorion Coupal

LES FILLES CALEB // Théâtre Saint-Denis, Montréal

  • Director // Yvon Bilodeau
  • Production // Dupont-Hébert
  • Choreographer // Geneviève Dorion Coupal
media coming soon.

MICHEL FUGAIN ET LE BIG BAZAR // Theâtre Le Palace, Montréal

  • Director // Lorraine Beaudry
  • Choreographer  // Geneviève Dorion Coupal
media coming soon.

QU’EST-CE QU’ON ATTEND POUR ÊTRE HEUREUX? // Theâtre Eastman

  • Director // Lorraine Beaudry
  • Production // Georges Hebert
  • Choreographer  // Geneviève Dorion Coupal
media coming soon.

PIED DE POULE // Theâtre Vieux Port de Montréal

  • Director // Marc Drouin
  • Choreographer // Geneviève Dorion Coupal
media coming soon.

GREASE // Théâtre Saint-Denis Montréal, Elgin Theater Toronto

  • Director // Denis Bouchard
  • Production // Sandler-Poulin
  • Choreographer supervisor and assistant // Geneviève Dorion Coupal
media coming soon.

LA LÉGENDE DE JIMMY // Place des Arts, Montréal

  • Director // Jerome Savary
  • Production // Henri Barras
  • Choreographer // Geneviève Dorion Coupal
media coming soon.

JOE DASSIN // Theâtre Capitole de Québec, Théâtre St-Denis Montréal

  • Director // Pierre Boileau
  • Production // Spectra
  • Choreographer // Geneviève Dorion Coupal
media coming soon.

J'ME VOYAIS DÉJÀ // Theâtre L'Olympia Montréal

  • Director // Alain Sachs
  • Production // Musicor
  • Choreographer // Geneviève Dorion Coupal
media coming soon.

ELVIS STORY // Théâtre St-Denis Montréal

  • Director // Geneviève Dorion Coupal & Yves Aucoin
  • Production // Capitole De Québec
  • Choreographer // Geneviève Dorion Coupal
media coming soon.


CHOREOGRAPHER - SPECIAL EVENTS


400th CELEBRATIONS OF QUÉBEC CITY // Québec City

  • Director // Denis Bouchard
  • Production // Juste Pour Rire
  • Choreographer // Geneviève Dorion Coupal

BROWNS TOUR // Montréal, Toronto

  • Artistic Director // Geneviève Dorion Coupal & Moment Factory
  • Choreographer // Geneviève Dorion Coupal



CHOREOGRAPHER - COMMERCIALS

  • Célébration
  • RONA
  • Loto-Québec
  • Yogourt Source
  • Sports Experts
  • Metro
  • Reno-Dépôt
  • Yoplait
  • Dunkin Donuts
  • The Movie Network
  • Home Dépôt
  • Red Baron Pizza


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