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Vanessa Pessoa Ferreira was born in South Africa. She did Ballet and Contemporary Dance at EDALM (Escola de Dança Ana Luisa Mendonça). Studied Communication and Publicity Design and holds an Bachelor's Degree in Fashion and Textile Design at the Escola Superior de Artes Aplicadas of Castelo Branco - University of Arts (Portugal).
In London, she worked as an intern with the Canadian/British fashion designer Michelle Lowe-Holder. Vanessa currently works as a bridal fashion consultant at Pronovias Barcelona (Porto) and does freelance designer.
Miguel Amorim was born in Vila Nova de Gaia (Porto, Portugal) on 26 of December of 1987. Attended the Music and Perfoming Arts School "Academia de Música de Vilar do Paraíso, the Jazz School "Escola de Jazz Luiz Villas-Boas - Hot Club de Portugal" and Music University "Escola Superior de Música de Lisboa" where he learned classical music, piano, classical organ, singing, musical theatre, jazz and music composition. Worked as a musician/maestro in the musicals "Peter Pan"(2007 - Lisbon), "High School Musical"(2008 - Lisbon), "Fame"(2008 - Lisbon) and "Rock You Now"(2010 - Porto) and was the Musical Director and Composer in the musicals "Scrooge - Um Conto de Natal"(2010 - Portugal) and "Crónica dos Bons Malandros - O Musical" (2011 - Porto). He also has done film scoring in some short films and composed several soundtracks for theater pieces and dance performances. He also worked with several portuguese artists and bands as a musician, composer and/or producer ("GNR", "Darko, "The Portugals", "Pedro Cazanova", "FunkYou2", and more).
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Olsi Gjeci was born in Vlore, Albania. The son of one of Albania’s premiere folk dance choreographers Guri Gjeci, he began his professional career at fifteen with the Folkloric Group Laberia and the National Albanian Folkloric Ensemble in Albania. He has performed in many world festivals throughout the world including France, Spain, Israel, Italy, Turkey, Lithuania, Montenegro, and Macedonia to name a few. In 2006 he moved to the US. He studied Contemporary Dance and Philosophy at Hunter College. He dances with Trisha Brown Dance Company. Vicky Shick, Balam Dance Theatre, Boston Early Musical Festival Dance Ensemble and NY Baroque Dance Company. Olsi dances folk, modern, contemporary, baroque and Balinese among others. He is the artistic director of Sublime Dance Company.
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Diana Seabra was born in Oliveira de Azeméis (Portugal). She studied ballet with Ana Luísa Mendonça. Diana danced for Companhia Dança Livre (Lisbon) where she worked with Benvindo Fonseca nd Jácome Filipe. In NY, Diana danced for Aveia Dance Company, Kinetic Architecture, and Regina Nejman Company. Diana holds a bachelor’s degree in Psychomotor Rehabilitation by Faculdade de Motricidade Humana (Lisbon) and a Master of Science in Dance/Movement Therapy by Pratt Institute (New York).
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Sabine Pernet was born in France. She holds a Master degree in sociology by Université de Franche-Comté (França). She specialized in social polícy and asylum seeker's rights and worked in refugee's shelters in France and Canada. She is completing her Master in Development Studies at ISCTE (Lisbon). Sabine is thrilled to integrate Sublime's team as she shares the same vision of art as a motor of thinking, changing and promotion of well-being.
Carolina Maldonado Branco was born in Porto in 1991.
She began dancing ballet when she was 5 years old at Escola de Bailado Pirmin Treku, Porto. In 2009 she got the "Drama and Music Award" to pursue her studies in Northern Ballet School, in Manchester.
She worked as a dancer and singer at Hotel Viva, in Maiorca and Funchal Cruise.
Currently, Carolina is part of the dance ensemble of Produções Filipe La Feria in the musical "A Noite das Mil Estrelas".
Carolina has been working with Sublime Dance Company since June 2015.
Krisztina was born in Budapeste in 1993. She recently graduated in Contemporary Dance by Budapest Contemporary Dance Academy.
She also studied in Lisbon under the Erasmus program in Escola Superior de Dança, Lisbon.
Krisztina has been working with Sublime Dance Company since October 2015.
Tatiana Veríssimo was born in Lisbon in 1986. She begin her ballet training at 4 years old in Escola de Dança do Conservatório Nacional. She also studied at Academia de Dança Contemporânea de Setubal, Escola Profissional de Cascais and Escola Superior de Dança. She was a student under the Erasmus exchange program in Vienna, Austria, at Konservatorium Wien Privatuniversitat.
She worked as a dancer in the Opera "A Raposinha Matreira", project POESIS, Teatro Maria Vitória, “Fantasy” in Casino Estoril and Companhia de Dança Luís Damas,
She was a student in Broadway Dance Center in New York. WHile in New York she worked with Purity In Pumps by Shirlene Quigley and Ballroom BASE by Olivia Summer Hutcherson .
Currently she is a dancer in Legacy Dance Company and she has been working with Sublime Dance Company since 2014.
Tatiana is the director of Total Dance Produção de Espetáculos.ance Company since October 2015.
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