Felipe discovered his passion to teach at the age of 15 while dancing in Brazil, and continues to improve and demonstrate an artistic skill and vision first inspired from great maitres.
As a teacher, Felipe coaches students for attending national and international competitions in classical ballet variation categories. He choreographs pieces from ballet to jazz, contemporary and musical theatre, including his own role as Chef Louis in Mystic Ballet's "The Little Mermaid" in 2017.
Founder and Director of AMA Dance Theatre, a project for youth dancers having the training and coaching necessary to build their curriculum and starts a successful career.
Currently he is working as Guest Artist Teacher and Choreographer at the CCSU (Central Connecticut State University), assisting Professor Catherine Fellows with the company Dancentral CCSU, Jazz Teacher at Eastern Connecticut Ballet and Broadway Kids & Company, and Ballroom Instructor at Fred Astaire Dance Studio in Mystic.
Trying to always give the best in his lessons, Felipe keeps improving the classes and methodologies through professional development including workshops and earning certifications.