Marie-Hélène Rey Lescure was born in Belley in France, she started dancing at the age of 6 with Claudine Barragué until she was 18.

In 1985, while continuing her training as a dancer, she obtained her Baccalaureate with honors in mathematics and natural sciences.

In 1987, she continued her studies as a senior aesthetics-cosmetics technician and graduated top of her promotion as well as the Exit Competition of the École Supérieure des Carrières Féminines de Vichy.

From 1989 to 1993, she worked as an information officer for Laboratoires Servier (France).

While working, she does not forget her passion for “La Danse” and continues to take lessons to perfect her technique.

In 1994, she moved to Switzerland to follow her family and work as an independent secretary in an osteopathy practice while later opening her “Centre Epildef” in Montreux.

In the move, she does not forget to take her slippers and to continue to take dance lessons in different schools in Switzerland (Centre Igokat Lausanne, Les Sylphides Montreux, etc…).

Between 1995 and 2013, she danced in numerous shows at the Théâtre de Vevey as part of “Animai” as well as for shows at the “Les Sylphides” school in Montreux.

Before coming to settle down in 2015 at the Igokat Dance Academy, she taught in various schools in Switzerland.

Since 2015, she has been a Dance Instructor for Kids and Young People for “Jeunesse + Sport” in Switzerland.

She is currently a teacher at the Igokat Dance Academy as well as a freelance teacher.