A native of Brazil,
Member of the International Dance Council - CID/UNESCO, Felipe’s professional career includes classical and contemporary ballet, musical theater and Brazilian television & shows. Since 2015, he has studied and performed in companies in the United States. As a certified teacher, he coaches and choreographs to dance schools, universities and preparing dancers for competitions.
Ballet & Contemporary
Ballet: The Nutcracker, Don Quixote, Paquita, Swan Lake, Cinderella, Don Quixote (Cuban version), La Fille Mal Guardeé (Cuban version), Masquerade, "Paysant Pas De Deux" Giselle, Le Corsaire Pas de Deux,Suite for Shostakovich
Contemporary: Blue for Dance, Sabor Caribe, Entwined, Nutcracker Spectacular, Carmina Burana, NOTTOBe, Taiko, Sun&Steel, Little Mermaid, Shot!
Companies: USCB - Beaufort Community Nutcracker (USA), CT Theater Dance Company (USA), Mystic Ballet (USA), IAD-Lina Penteado Dance Company, Ballet Corpo&Arte, Ballet Juliana Omati
Directors & Choreographers: Rodney Rivera, Allejandro Ulloa, Sergei Vanaev, Lauren Edson, Gabrielle Lamb, Liliana Testa, Luciana Checchia, Roberto Rosa, Eduardo Bonnis
Musicals: The Little Mermaid (role: Scuttle), Bibi Ferreira Awards (Ensemble), The Lion King (role: Pumba), The Hunchback of Notre Dame (role: Clopin), Ciranda Ciranda Ciranda (role: Gabriel)
Companies (Brazil): IAD-Lina Penteado Dance Company, Ballet&Cia Vivien Fortes, Bibi Ferreira Awards
Directors: Carla Hossri, Fernanda Mazzoco, Daniel Salve, Marllos Silva, Vivien Fortes, Juliana Hilal, Carolina Blumer, Rico Malta
TV & Show
TV: Rede Globo's New Year's special "Show Da Virada"
Show: Brazilian singer Daniel tour "Raízes"
STEPS on Broadway (New York, NY)
BodyTraffic Dance Company, Spring Workshop (Los Angeles, USA)
São Paulo Dance Company, 2nd International Dance Workshop (São Paulo, Brazil)
Lamondance (Canada), Contemporary Workshop, Director Mônica Proença (Sã0 Paulo, Brazil)
American Academy of Ballet School, Summer Excellence, Director Mignon Furman (New York, USA)
Grupo Corpo Dance Company, Ballet Master Betina Bellomo (Belo Horizonte, Brazil)
Pas de Cuba, Ballet Masters Miguel Pozo e Felix Rodriguez (BNC) (Campinas, Brazil)
Valinhos in Dance, 3rd Place in Men's Dance Variation
Passo de Arte (Selective YAGP), 3rd Place in Men’s Contemporary Solo
IV Capezio Solos a Cinq Competition, 1st Place in Men’s Contemporary Solo
16 Passo de Arte (Selective YAGP), 3rd Place in Men’s Contemporary Solo
Education & Certifications
Degree of Vocational Higher Education in Fine Arts, Performing Arts Major, Mystic Ballet Academy, CT
Certified teacher in the Giordano Technique (Certificate Program with Nan Giordano), Chicago, IL
Ongoing studies to be a certified coach in the Progressing Ballet Technique (PBT) Method by Marie Walton-Mahon
Earlier training and graduation includes Jazz, Ballet (Vaganova and Royal Academy Of Ballet Methods), Contemporary and Musical Theatre in Brazil.