Contemporary dance

Mourad Bouayad was born in Paris, son of Azzedine Bouayad, actor and Martine Harmel, choreographer.


He discovers Hip-Hop dance with Dominique Lesdema, contemporary dance in the classes of Larrio Ekson, both teachers at the International Stage of Châteauroux in which he has participated since childhood.


He joined the CNDC in Angers and graduated in 2015. He began a freelance career, which led him to work with European and Israeli choreographers such as Dominique Lisette, Laura Scozzi, Hillel Kogan, Ido Feder, Eyal Dadon and Amala Dianor.


In 2017, he joined the prestigious company "Batsheva Ensemble", directed by Ohad Naharin. He is trained in moving research called GAGA.


In 2020 he created the company Acno with Paul Lamy, their first pieces, FOR THE HUNGRY BOY and Enhanced are performed respectively at the Institut du Monde Arabe and at the CENTQUATRE 104 in Paris in 2021.