Sopro Cia de Dança

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Roberto Amorim

Dancer, teacher and choreographer, began studying classical ballet at the Municipal School of Ballet, SP. As a classical dancer, has participated in major works such as:O Pássaro Azul, O Corsário, La Bayadere, Pássaro de Fogo, and others. His diploma had the recognition of the MEC (Ministry of Education and Culture) by the School “Passaro de Fogo”. His early career was directed to jazz, having taught classes in several schools in the greater São Paulo Area, thereby earning awards as a dancer and choreographer, which afforded him the invitation to teach at the  I Festival of Mercosur – Latin American, Buenos Aires, Argentina, in 1995. Was a dancer and choreographer of Cia de Dança Pássaro de Fogo, SP for four years. Then his career was referred to contemporary ballet, where success was repeated with several awards at festivals, among them, for Best Choreographer in the years 1998 and 1999. In 1998 he danced with Ballet Hamburg – Germany, directed by Jhon Neymaier in Sao Paulo / Rio de Janeiro / Buenos Aires. He was contemporary dancer and maitre dance in Cia Ballet Stagium for seven years (1998 to 2004), directed by Marika Gidali e Décio Otero. He had as a maitre: Guiser,Yoko Okada, Ricardo Ordonez,Pedro Costa, Liliane Benevento,Maria Luizela, Aracy Evans,Camila Puppa, Rosani Garcia and others. Has created Sopro Cia de Dança together with Tatiana Portella on November 1999.

Top performances as a dancer and choreographer:

X Festival de Dança do Triângulo – Uberlândia – MG – 1994: Ópera Ievgueni Onieguin – Teatro Municipal de SP – 1995:Balé de Hamburgo – Alemanha – Teatro Municipal SP e RJ (1997); Projeto Olenewa – São Caetano do Sul;Festival de Inverno de Campina Grande; Oficina de Dança do Recife – PE – 1994,1996; Passo de Arte – Grande ABC – 1993 a 1998; I Afluência da Dança – Special Guest – 1997;Taipei Arts Festival – Taiwan – China – Ballet Stagium – 1998;II Encontro Latino Americano de Dança – Best Dancer Prize – 1998;Tournée Uruguai –São Paulo – Rio – Norte – Nordeste – Ballet Stagium – 1999;Mapa Cultural -Botucatu- SP -Choreographer and Best Choreography:Vicio – 2000;Oficina de Danca contemporänea Sesc Belenzinho – SP – 2000; Tournée Santiago-Temuco – Chile – 2001; Tournée Norte e Nordeste – Ballet Stagium – 2002. Tournée  São Paulo/Rio de Janeiro, Teatro Municipal – 2003/2005/2006/2007. Has traveled in Europe (Netherlands, Germany, Switzerland, Austria, Italy, Luxembourg) dancing and ministering Workshopping. In 2005 became part of the cast of Ballet da Cidade de São Paulo, where he remained until the year 2008. In 2006 won the Award for “Jovem Brasileiro” by Sopro Cia de Dança. In 2007 with the Sopro Cia de Dança. has participated  in the Circuit SESC of Arts, Circuit Cultural Paulista in 2008, bt Secretaria da Cultura, traveling the countryside of São Paulo.  In 2008 and 2009 was a special guest from Festival of Recife and Fortaleza. With Sopro Cia de Dança Wen on turnee in São Paulo countryside, Northest, South in the years 2006/2007/2008/2009 /2010 and 2011. Teaches Contemporary dance and classic at Sopro Cia de Dança. Besides that he teaches all over Brazil and choreographs for renowned groups of the country.