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Curriculum Vitae

• at the age of nine member of the National Theatre of São Luís –MA, Brazil

• trained as actress and mime at the University of Theater in Rio de Janeiro and at the National Mime Theater in Boston, U.S.A

• numerous works as actress and mime for theatre, television and cinema in Brazil
• first national tour of her solo-theatre show »Pierrot Nordestino«

• studies with Marcel Marceau in Paris (supported by CAPES scholarship of the Brazilian government)
• after her graduation teaching as Marceau's assistent
• invited to perform at festivals in France and Germany
• »Silent Language« (first theater production with a company), Villa-Lobos Theater, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

• teaching at theatres and dance centres in Brazil and in the U.S.A.
• numerous works for Globo TV in Brazil, partly in collaboration with Hans Donner
• nominee for the »Clio Award« (international TV award)

• European tour as guest actress of Anne Sicco's »Théâtre de la Sphère«
• Tours with the solo show »Body Images«, work for TV, teaching in Europe, mainly Germany (until nowadays)

• first show (premiere) of the solo-dance »Victoria Regia« in Cologne, Germany
• touring and producing a TV version of »Victoria Regia«

• video of »Victoria Regia« broadcasted on German TV, invited to Video festivals in Hungary, Italy, Germany, Austria, France, Holland
• touring Germany, Austria, France (Festival d'Avignon)

• touring, e.g. Festival »Europadanzaoggi« in Genova (Italy) and Festival »Ruhrfestspiele« in Recklinghausen, Germany
• first show (premiere) »Voodoo do Plastik« in Cologne
• touring »Voodoo do Plastik« in Germany (Balance Festival in Marburg and others)

• touring, e.g. festivals in Germany and Austria
• first show (premiere) of »Fugitus« in Cologne, a Solo dance on J.S.Bach‘s »Art of the Fugue«

• touring and workshops in Austria and Germany
• TV show »Lerchenbergklinik« with material from »Body Images« for ZDF 3sat TV (broadcasted in Germany, Austria, Switzerland)

• Dortmund, Reinoldikirche: first show of »Fugitus« in a church with live church organ
• touring of »Fugitus« in Brazil
• performing »Victoria Regia«, e.g. at the International Mayfestival in Wiesbaden, Germany and the Festival d'Avignon, France

• Choreography for General Motors at the International Motorshow in Geneva, Italy
• touring »Fugitus«, »Victoria Regia« and »Body Images« on international Festivals in Germany
• first show (premiere) of »Missa Saltata«, choreographing a company project on the topic of an original Christian liturgy, Martin-Luther-Church, Cologne, Germany

• on April 5th first show (premiere) of »Capivara«, a choreographic journey to the prehistorical paintings on the rocks of the Serra da Capivara, Piauí, Brazil
• touring »Capivara« in Brazil, »Fugitus« and »Capivara« in Europe
• in November »Retrospective 15 years of Solo Dancer« with four solo shows in Cologne, Germany

• touring »Victoria Regia«, »Capivara« in Brazil and »Fugitus« (e.g. at the festival »Euroscene« in Leipzig, Germany)

• touring »Victoria Regia«, »Capivara« and »Fugitus« in Germany, Austria and Brazil
• premiere of »Aruanãzug«, a choreography for a company of 8 dancers, co-produced and presented at the Tanzhaus NRW, Düsseldorf, Germany

• touring »Aruanãzug« (e.g. as the opening show of the international exhibition and festival »Continental Shift« at Ludwig-Forum for International Art in Aachen, Germany)
• touring »Fugitus« (e.g. in Arnstadt and Düsseldorf)
• touring »Capivara« e.g. in Germany, Poland, and performing it in the Serra da Capivara National Park, Piauí, and in Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)
• starting a new dance project for children as a social impulse in Serra da Capivara, Piauí, Brazil

• first show (premiere) of »Flamme des Augenblicks« (after motives of Paul Valéry) in Cologne and Wuppertal (Germany), in co-production with the Choreographic Center, Essen
• performing »Capivara«, »Victoria Regia« and »Body Images« a.o. (e.g. in Germany, Poland and Brazil)
• choreographic project for the celebration of the 40th anniversary of ADVENIAT at the Festakademie in Berlin

• co-founder, artistic director and dance teacher of Pro-Arte FUMDHAM (in collaboration with Fundação Museu do Homem Americano-FUMDHAM) at the Serra da Capivara National Park in Piauí, Brazil
• Pro-Arte FUMDHAM awarded as project for social development through arts & education with »Cidadão 21« by the Ayrton Senna Institute, Brazil
• touring »Victoria Regia« to Rio de Janeiro-RJ and Teresina-PI, Brazil
• premiere of a new version of »Aruanãzug« for the Cia ALAYA Dança, Teatro Nacional, Brasília-DF, Brazil
• artistic director and coordinator of the stand »Brazilian Dance in Diversity« and the Brazilian showcase at the »Global Dance« International Dance Fair, Düsseldorf, Germany

• producer, artistic director and general coordinator of the First Festival INTERARTES Serra da Capivara, Piauí, Brazil
• invited to the conference »Arqueologia da Expressão« (dance and dramaturgy), performing »Flamme des Augenblicks« at the Festival CONDANÇA, Porto Alegre, Brazil
• nominated for the most important Brazilian cultural award »Prêmio Multicultural Estadão 2003«, São Paulo, Brazil

• producer, artistical director and general coordinator of the II Festival INTERARTES Serra da Capivara, Piauí, Brazil
• first show (premiere) of »Pacto Renovado« with the children of Pro-Arte FUMDHAM at the II Festival INTERARTES
• awarded by Caravana FUNARTE Intra-RegionalL for a tour in Brazil with »Capivara«, workshops

• performing the solo repertoire, giving workshop and conference during a professional exchange at Espaco Quasar, Goiânia, Brazil
• touring “VICTORIA REGIA” Dance Festival of Recife, Brazil
• studies: workshops of »Gurdjieff Movements« with Wim van Dullemen, Cologne, Berlin and Amsterdam

• invited for Workshop and Conference at the Lume Theatre, UNICAMP, Campinas-SP and the Theatre João Paulo II in Teresina-PI, Brazil
• invited for a workshop with “Viajante da Luz” (work in progress) to the Boom Festival in Idanha-a-Nova, Portugal
• teacher/choreographer in dance-education projects with children and young people (e.g. ‘Dance meets Identiy’ as part of the 'Culture and Schools' program in Düsseldorf, Germany
and Dance in Education project '180 Grad Drehung' in collaboration with NRW Landesbüro Tanz Dance in Schools in Cologne, Germany)
• Kundalini Yoga Seminars, Institut für Yoga und Gesundheit, in Cologne, Germany

• Dance in education projects in on going collaboration with the KölnMusik GmbH: “Die Vier Jahreszeiten – getanzt“ (Vivaldi, The 4 Seasons) and “Tanzen wo der Pfeffer wächst” at the Philharmonie of Cologne, Germany
• nominated for »Kinder zum Olymp 2007« (German cultural award) with 'Dance Meets Identity'
• on going collaboration with with NRW Landesbüro Dance in the school project '180 Grad Drehung' in Cologne, Germany
• first show (premiere) of the dance production ”Viajante da Luz (Voyage into the Light)”, inspired by sources of the Maya's Culture, Theater Orangerie, Cologne, Germany
• touring ”Viajante da Luz”, Welttanz Festival, Schloß Glarisegg. Steckborn, Switzerland and Art of Acting in Movement Theatre Mazovia Region Centre of Culture and Arts, Warszawa, Poland
• workshop of Contemporary Dance at the „Tanz Hautnah Festival“ in Cologne, Germany
• Workshop Contemporary Dance, Tanz Raum, Herisau, Switzerland
• Kundalini Yoga Teacher training Level I, Amrit Nam Sarovar School, France
• Gurdjieff-Movements teacher training with Amiyo Devienne, France

• participating as dance teacher/Choregrapher in the danceprojects »Die tanzen, die Finnen« 2008 and »Tanz Bach!«, collaboration with the KölnMusik GmbH, Kölner Philharmonie, Cologne, Germany
• dance project '180 Grad Drehung' in collaboration with NRW Landesbüro Tanz »Dance in Schools« in Cologne, Germany
• direct dance project »Beethoven – Regenbogen der Gefühle« (2008-2009) in the frame of the 'Culture and Schools' program in Dormagen, Germany
• 04th to 11th April presenting »Viajante da Luz« and workshop »Gurdjieff Sacred Dances« at the Yoga ART Festival 2009, Iztac Multiversidad, Mexico
• 18th to 21th June invited to direct a seminar »Gurdjieff-Sacred Dances in the energetic temple of the Enneagram« at the 3. International Congress – IEA (International Enneagram Association) in Fortaleza-CE, Brazil
• teaching Gurdjieff-Movements & Sacred Dances by seminars in Amsterdam and Germany

• premiere of “Mussorgsky – Pictures at an Exhibition”, dance in education in collaboration with the KölnMusik GmbH, Kölner Philharmonie, Cologne
• choreography for dance in education project »PULSAR, Tanz von Innen« (2010), “Dialog Tango-Dance” (2011), in the frame of the 'Culture and Schools' program, Cologne, Germany
• touring “Viajante da Luz” (lichtreise) – HAMSA – Healing Arts Festival, (Suede)
• Beyond Dance – Gurdjieff Movements, Special-presentation, Internationale Tanzmesse 2010, Düsseldorf (Germany)
• touring »Vianjante da Luz – Lichtreise« Dance Festival “V. Amostra de Intépretes Criadores” of Alaya Cia de Dança-Museu Nacional da República, Brasília-DF and Teatro de Dança, São Paulo, with Live-Documentation from TV Cultura-SESC, Brazil
• conclusion of Kundalini Yoga Teacher Training Level II, by Karta Singh, Kundalini Yoga School, Amrit Nam Sarovar, France
• 3th april premiere “Was ist Wahrheit?”, J.S. Bachs “Johannespassion 2011, ensemble choreography and solo-performance by multimedial Music-theater production from Chamber Choir VOX BONA & Orchestra, music-director Karin Freist-Wissing and scene-director Christoph G. Amrhein, Kreuzkirche, Bonn, Germany www.johannespassion2011.de • Lecture Demonstration und Workshop at the “Art of Acting in Movement Theatre Festival” – Stefan Niedzialkowsk, 2011, Mazovia Region Centre of Culture and Arts, Warschau, Poland
• directing Gurdjieff-Movements Seminars in Brazil, 4thWay Gurdj. Foundation -Paris, Germany

• directing »Gurdjieff-Movements Sacred Dances« at the Yoga ART Festival, April 2012, Iztac Multiversidad, Mexico and in Gemany, France, Brazil
• invited for Lecture Demonstration & Workshop, Art of Acting in Movement Theatre Festival (1. Mai), Mazovia Region Centre of Culture and Arts, Warszawa, Poland

• completing a master's degree in dance, Université Paris 8, France
• 25/08.2015 publishes “CORPO DO MUNDO,” autobiography of Lina Do Carmo, ed. Livros Ilimitados, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
• 28/29.08.2015, touring with “CAPIVARA”, Festival Internacional Cena Contemporânea, Brasília-DF, Brazil