Award-winning ballerina who became renowned as a principal dancer with the Paris Opera Ballet in France. She retired from dancing in 2015 and became the Director of Dance for the company the following year.
She enrolled in the Paris Opera Ballet School in 1983. She became an official member of the company four years later.
She is the subject of the documentary L'espace d'un instant (2010).
She married fellow ballet dancer Jeremie Belingard. She has sons named Jacques and Georges.
Her final public performance was in Kenneth Macmillan's "Manon."