Curriculum Vitae


Jean-Michel Gigault / Les copains d'abord Tour 2018

Dancer @Les copains d'abord Tour 2018

Sète, France
On 20 August 2018

31 yo

I am proud to have been part of such a magical event at the venue Théâtre de la Mer in Sète (South of France).
Solo saxophonist Fred Karato, musicians of the Compagnie Les Enjoliveurs, special guest Liane Foly and tap dancers celebrate Georges Brassens, in a musical journey Jazz, Swing, Salsa, Pop... A tribute to the French singer presented by Nelson Monfort and staged by Yves Pignard.

Tap Dance

Jean-Michel Gigault / Les Effleurés de la Gambette

Dancer @Les Effleurés de la Gambette

Montpellier, France
From 01 September 2013 to 30 June 2014

26 yo

Based in Montpellier, Les Effleurés de la gambette is a group of professional and amateur cabaret artists, who will captivate you!
I mixed my talent as a tap dancer with my curiosity for stripping to perform a few cabaret performances for a year with them.

Tap Dance Stripping

Jean-Michel Gigault / Ça va jazzer

Dancer @Ça va jazzer

Montpellier, France
From 06 July 2013 to Now

26 yo
6.2 years

"Ça va jazzer" is a show featuring musicians and tap dancers Eric Scialo, Audrey Isnard and I by the Compagnie Les Enjoliveurs.
The show retraces the evolution of tap dancing through different paintings according to the chronology of Jazz.

Tap Dance

Jean-Michel Gigault / Milan Fashion Week Spring 2013

Dancer @Milan Fashion Week Spring 2013

Milan, Italy
On 22 June 2013

26 yo

An original Tap Dance performance staged by Fabien Ruiz at the Milan Fashion Week Spring 2013 and featuring twenty tap dancers.
"A bit of Hollywood in Milan" are Thom Browne's words, the American fashion designer, to describe its Moncler Gamme Bleu SS13 show.

Tap Dance

Jean-Michel Gigault / La Charmille

Dancer @La Charmille

Montpellier, France
From 01 September 2012 to 03 October 2013

25 yo

Based in Montpellier, La Charmille is an organization created by Zaza Poppin in 2011.
Its purpose is to promote and allow the practice of burlesque, its retro, glamorous and festive universe with various artistic facets.
I mixed my talent as a tap dancer with my curiosity for stripping to perform a few cabaret performances for a year with its artists.

Tap Dance Stripping

Jean-Michel Gigault / Claquettes en Vogue

Tap Instructor @Claquettes en Vogue

Montpellier, France
From 01 September 2009 to 30 June 2014

22 yo
4.8 years

Following my training of Tap Dance technique and improvisation since my teens, I explored the way of instruction as an employee of the organisation "Claquettes en Vogue" in Montpellier between 2009 and 2014.

Pedagogy Tap Dance

Jean-Michel Gigault / Claquettes en Vogue

Active Member @Claquettes en Vogue

Montpellier, France
From 09 November 2005 to Now

18 yo
13.8 years

Fascinated by the art of tap dancing since the age of 10, I am actively involved in the organisation "Claquettes en Vogue" in Montpellier, motivated by the desire to promote this art through performances and local events often charitable.
I got hired as an active member as soon as my legal age permitted, mainly responsible for the Web services and communications (Registration platforms, website and social networks) and spending my free time to help the community.

Volunteering Collaboration Tap Dance

Jean-Michel Gigault / Eric'Son 5

Dancer @Eric'Son 5

Montpellier, France
From 01 January 2004 to 31 July 2007

16 yo
3.6 years

In 2004: Five friends trained and motivated by Eric Scialo to form their own shows. Two girls then joined them to become the Ericsonettes!
Our common passion for the art of tap dancing has brought us together to the point of forming a solidarity group whose atmosphere is as delirious as it is serious.

Tap Dance

Jean-Michel Gigault
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