Since 1999, the James Carles Choreographic Centre has trained several generations of dancers, choreographers and teachers. They make a beautiful career in Midi Pyrénées in France and internationally in sectors as diverse and varied!

The intercultural and interdisciplinary are the foundations of our artistic and educational project. They particularly characterize the depth and breadth of our training programs that give dancers, choreographers, future performers and teachers, content aligned to their needs and those of the profession.

James Carles training center is subsidized by the Regional Council of Midi Pyrenees, and also one of the few training centers to be accredited by the Ministry of Culture and Communication to train and deliver the teacher State Diploma Jazz and Contemporary dance option.

The curriculum “Dancer Performer” consists of a preparatory cycle and a higher cycle, each cycle having a duration of two years.


Bachelor of fine arts dance

Performer / RTPD

Professional refinement – The “Cellule Chorégraphique”