Vinicius | Dance Artist | Greater London | Art Jobs
Country: United Kingdom
City: Greater London
Industry: Dance
Professional Title: Dance Artist

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Working in multiple disciplines Vinicius Salles’ experience includes performing, movement directing, filmmaking and teaching. He graduated from the Performing Arts school Martins Pena, Brazil, studied filmmaking at the London Film Academy, and holds a Masters Degree in Documentary Film at London College of Communication. Over the last 25 years Vinicius has performed with leading Brazilian and UK physical theatre and dance companies including Punchdrunk, Gecko, Jasmin Vardimon Company and others. He has performed with immersive experts Punchdrunk (Faust, Sleep No More (Boston), Masque of the Red Death and The Drowned Man), as well as taking on roles for Gecko (The Overcoat) and Jasmin Vardimon (Park). His works as a choreographer includes 'OX', funded by Arts Council England and Croydon Council, 2017; ‘Witches in Disguise', 2016 University of Cumbria; Human Marvels commissioned by Jasmin Vardimon dance company, 2016; Copycat at The Place in 2009; NOcontact, 2007; ‘Cabeças Trocadas’ in 2003; ‘Xristos’ in 2003; ’Esquinas’ in 2002. Currently, Vinicius works as Visitor Lecture at Royal Holloway University, and at Crist Church University in Kent. Also as a Rehearsal Director & Educational Facilitator for Jasmin Vardimon Company and Educational Facilitator for Punchdrunk. He also collaborates with Maxine Doyle (Director&Choreographer of Punchdrunk) while developing his own work.