Charles Fabius (Chief Curator) is a graduate of the Royal Academy Utrecht in the Netherlands (Musicology and Theatre History). Charles is an established music editor in his native country, and co-founded the Paris Opera school for young singers in 1979, before being appointed Artistic Director at the Paris Opera in 1983. In 2001, he moved to NYC to become Artistic and Executive Director to Robert Wilson and the Byrd Hoffman Water Mill Foundation, leading a major building and capital campaign. The newly-redesigned Watermill Center for the Arts and the Humanities opened in 2006 as a year-round facility. Charles is currently consulting producer for Performing Arts programs at the Guggenheim Museum, NY. Charles has recently “adopted” two U.S.-based choreographers to work with Jonah Bokaer and Benjamin Millepied, and acts as Curator / Producer to get new repertory and special occasions off the ground, internationally.
Benjamin Coffin (Production, Company Management EU): after a brief passage in the banking sector, Benjamin completed a professional degree in cultural administration in Mulhouse. In 2009, he attended the communications program at the Mulhouse Museum of South Alsace / Mulhouse Museum Center. The same year, he held the position of Development Officer in the Company Seven Nights (Claire Delaporte, Leonard & Delphine Yvan Corbineau), and he continued his work production management and administration with Marmite Productions & Cie (Dominique Vissuzaine and Jacques Templeraud).He continued with The Contemporary Workshops in 2011, where he assisted Bertrand Krill, assistant director to Claude Régy. In 2012, he became responsible for the distribution company In Glass and Against All. He is also responsible for the production of a performance platform ”Il Faut Brûler Pour Briller” (You’ve Got To Burn To Shine), in its 8th Issue, between Lorraine and Luxembourg. Youness Anzane manages the project. The desire to build bridges between the world of business and the cultural sector materialized his role in the sponsorship of “The People Of The Show” (Charlie Windelschmidt and Valery Warnotte), and also playing The Spinning, Scène Nationale de Mulhouse.
Laure Dubois (Senior Staff) is originally from France, but she has spent most of her youth in Morocco. Laure has been working as Communications and Design Consultant between Europe, Morocco and New York for music and film festivals, non-profit arts organizations, and independent publications online and print. Before joining Jonah Bokaer’s team she worked at the International Festival of Lyric Arts of Aix-en-Provence.