BRAZILIAN ROOTS & MALANDRO WORKSHOP
2pm - 4pm
Pablo Guerreiro is a highly respected Brazilian dance artist, choreographer and instructor from Rio de Janeiro. Renowned for bringing Afrocentric consciousness to his movement and work, he is a captivating performing artist to watch and an invaluable cultural advocate teaching classes in Brazil and around the world.
Pablo has choreographed and performed in the highly regarded “Comissao de Frente” (choreographed opening section) for various Samba schools in the Rio Carnaval parades. He is currently the Artistic Director of the Musas and Musos of Acadêmicos do Cubango and Comissao de Frente Choreographer at Escola de Samba Raça Rubro Negra.
A diverse and multi-faceted artist, Pablo commenced his career performing with the Grupo Musica e Dance Afro-Sul in Porto Alegre Carnaval where he was received several awards and he is also a graduate of Jaime Aroxa Ballroom dance teaching technique. In addition to his extensive work in Rio Carnaval, Pablo has performed in and choreographed countless shows and musicals as well as television programs including Lado a Lado and Flor do Caribe on Rede Globo.
Dedicated to raising the Afro ancestral consciousness of Brazilian culture both in Brazil and internationally, Pablo brings a wealth of experience, knowledge and depth of artistry to all his work.