CV CLÁUDIA DIAS
Cláudia Dias was born in Lisbon in 1972. She is a choreographer, performer, and teacher. She is currently completing her Master’s degree in Performing Arts at Universidade Nova de Lisboa.
She began her dance training at Academia Almadense and received a schol-arship to continue her training with Companhia de Dança de Lisboa. She completed the training program for Contemporary Dance performers at Fórum Dança and the Professional Course in Management of Cultural Orga-nizations and Projects organized by Cultideias.
She began working as a performer with Grupo de Dança de Almada. She was part of the artists’ collective Ninho de Víboras. She collaborated with Re.Al and was a key performer in João Fiadeiro’s work and in the develop-ment, systematization, and transmission of the technique of Real-time Composition.
Dias created the following pieces: One Woman Show, Visita Guiada, Das coisas nascem coisas, Vontade De Ter Vontade, and Nem tudo o que dize-mos tem de ser feito nem tudo o que fazemos tem de ser dito.
She developed the educational project Nesta Parte Esquinada da Península with Azala, Muelle 3, La Fundición, and Festival BAD.
Since 2007, she regularly teaches workshops in Choreographic Composition and Real-time Composition.
Her work as a choreographer, performer, and teacher has been presented b