Constantine Baecher

Constantine Baecher is a dancer and choreographer living in New York, splitting his time between Europe and the US. He is the co-founder and artistic director of Denmark’s Copenhagen International Choreography Competition (CICC), and Cross Connection Ballet Company (CCBC) both founded in 2007.

Constantine is an active freelance choreographer having created works for companies such as the Royal Danish Ballet, Cross Connection Ballet, New Chamber Ballet NYC, and KUNST-STOFF San Francisco among others. From 2003-2011, Constantine performed with the Royal Danish Ballet, and in 2012 with Gross Dance, Amsterdam. In the summer of 2013 he and time collaborator Christin Hanna launched the Lake Tahoe Dance Festival and Summer Training Intensive.

In 2011 Constantine received the Albert Gaubier Award for his contribution to dance in Denmark, and in 2012 was awarded an artist grant by The Danish Arts Foundation.