• Rotterdam, Netherlands
Alexandre Duarte

Alexandre Duarte

Dancer - Acrobat 


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Artistic Education    


Codarts Hogeschool voor de Kunsten - 2 years of Bachelor on Circus Arts

Aug 2013 - Nov 2015
Worked with: Marc Jonkers, Evgeniya Kalugina, Emil Angelov, Fabrizio Spiter, Wybren Wouda, Minka Parkkinen, Nikolay Pyasta, Paulina Vasquez... Rotterdam, The Netherland

Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Wacking Workshop's by Archie Burnett

Oct 2015
House of Vineyard-Vogue.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Aerial Silks Intensive Course by Van Nguyen

Feb 2012 - May 2013
This course consolidates the basic skills of each aerial equipment on Circus Arts and an inniciation to Butoh Movement

Porto, Portugal

Ginasiano Dance School - 8º year of Arts and Dance Education Specialist Diploma

2007 - 2012
Artistic and Dance education, equivalent to highschool education. Education based on the artistic development on Ballet, Contemporary History and Culture of Arts, Music, Anatomy and Laban Notation.

 Porto, Portugal

Gymnastic School at ACM

2006 - 2008
Acrobatic Gymnastic training

Porto, Portugal

Dance Experience


"Segredo Secreto" 

Sep 2014
Coreography by: Ana Figueira // Companhia Instável

Teatro do Campo Alegre, Porto

Teatro Aveirense, Aveiro


Mar 2013
Coreography by Alexandre Duarte and Ana Figueira

Ginasiano Dance School - Soloist - Porto, Portugal


May 2012
Coreography by: Índio Queiroz

Serralves em Festa - Porto, Portugal

"Focus Fragmentado"

Feb 2010
Coreography by: Isabel Ariel

 I Encuentro Internacional de Escuelas de Danza - RESAD, Madrid, Spain

Performance Experience

Work experience

2010 - Present

From 2010, has worked as a freelancer in dance and circus. 

Worked in major events and performances such as "Delicate" an aerial silks performance for over 10.000 persons. 2014 Braga, Portugal. 

Being a cast in several Cabaret Performances:  O que é nacional é bom!" by Jorge Freitas, Kabaret Kalinas- "Por amor à arte" by Cecilia Dias. 2012 Portugal; 

Worked with Grupo Spirit. Performing worldwide as a dancer and aerialist in places such Lookal Ocean Club, 2014 Luanda, Angola; Ramallosa 2000, 2015 Vigo, Spain; ...

Performed in several fashion events as an artistic model, such as Elite Models Summer Event, by Elite Lisbon and "Moda do Avesso" from Marta Ferreira. 

Dancer in videoclip "ShamanShamans" for Leah Uitjerland.


  • Jun-Sep 2015 - Gave several aerial silks, aerial hoop and trapeze workshops. The Oporto International School, CLIP, Portugal.
  • 2007-2008  Acrobatic Gymnastics Interscholastic Competion / 3º. Place - Mixed Duo / 2º. Place Male Trio                                                      


  1. Specialized in the circus discipline of contortion and aerials
  2. Hiper-Mobility - Joint Dislocation habilities
  3. Able to mix circus and dance easily
  4. Good improvisation skills
  5. Good adaption to a new work environment
  6. Experienced working as a soloist and member of chorus