- Integrated with PhD
Faculdade de Motricidade Humana | Universidade de Lisboa
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BiographyFrom Leiria (Portugal) he started the dance’s studies in 2002. In 2010, graduated in Dance (Creation/interpretation) in Escola Superior de Dança (ESD). In 2012, finished the Master in Contemporary Choreography in ESD and in 2014, finished the Master in Dance Education in the same place. In 2010 and 2012 he won the “Best Student of ESD’s Award”. Has a PhD in Kinetics at Faculdade de Motricidade Humana. He teaches contemporary dance and dance composition since 2008 in Studio K (2008-2014), Orfeão de Leiria Arts Conservatoire (since 2011) and Escola Superior de Dança (since 2013). As an independent choreographer since 2009, he created: “Corpus” (2011); “Retalhos (2012); “Um Ensaio Sobre o Poder” (2013); “Entremitências” (2014); “Liberdade Provisória” (2015) e “O Principio da Incerteza” (2016). Regarding his dance stage experiences, he worked with many choreographers like Rui Horta, Paulo Ribeiro, Rui Lopes Graça, Clara Andermatt, Francisco Camacho, Madalena Victorino, Teresa Ranieri and others. Since 2012 he is director of MetaDança – Performance Arts Festival in Leiria.
Research Group: Dance Studies