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María Alejandra Caro

Dance Artist, Choreographer, Performer, Dance Teacher

Alejandra is performer, choreographer and teacher. She has a BA with a Major in Dance and a Qualified Specialized Teacher Status in Dance from the Universidad de Chile (2009). She has participated in workshops with Dominique Mercy (Tanztheater Wuppertal Pina Bausch), Barbara Mahler (Klein technique), Arco Renz (Vertical vs Horizontal), Francisca Morand (Bartenieff fundamentals), Milena Gilabert (Body-Mind Centering) and David Zambrano (Flying Low) among others. She has also performed with several choreographers and professional companies in Chile. Her artistic focus is contemporary dance and their connections with electroacoustic music, video and visual arts through Intermedia projects.

Alejandra is an experienced teacher and has hold teaching positions at both the University of Chile and the University of Playa Ancha (in Chile) as well as in several dance academies. She has worked with adults, young people and children, covering contemporary, modern and academic techniques.

Currently is working in Hypedance Company  as ballet tutor and participates in The Dance Network Sheffield as performer and leading contemporay dance clases.