Dorothée Gilbert started her training at the Conservatoire de Toulouse. In 1995 she entered l’Ecole de danse at the Paris Opéra. She was engaged in the Corps de ballet of the Paris Opéra Ballet in 2000. She was promoted to coryphée in 2002, to sujet in 2003 and to premiére danseuse in 2005.
Peasant pas de deux in Giselle, Tchaikovsky pas de deux, Concerto Barocco, Liebeslieder Walzer,
Emerald pas de trois in Jewels, Effie in La Sylphide, Kitri in Don Quixote, Spring in Cinderella,
the Ballerina in Etudes, Polymnie in Apollo, Pas de trois in Swan Lake, Gamzatti in La Bayadère.