Adriana has been working with Global Grooves for many years now as a lead choreographer. Adriana is an exceptional performer and choreographer with extensive knowledge of many different dance styles from around the globe. Originally from São Paulo, Brazil, she has studied with and worked as lead dancer and teacher for Meninos do Morumbi and performed with Gaviões Da Fiel Samba School in São Paulo during Carnival.
Now based in Manchester, UK, Adriana works for organisations Bangdrum CIC and Global Grooves, developing the music and dance scene in the North West and beyond. She has vast experience in working on large community projects and Carnivals including choreographies for all levels and ages.
A truly international artist, Adriana regularly teaches and performs all over the world, her most recent research and teaching trips include: The Gambia, Tokyo, Trinidad and Tobago, Singapore, Thailand and New Zealand. Adriana’s talent, passion and energy for dance and movement is infectious and believes “It’s all about letting the rhythms move you and celebrating life in a Brazilian way!”
Find out more about Adriana’s work HERE