João Santiago (born 1995, in Portugal) is a performer, dancer, maker and teacher based in Munich and Porto. He has always admired and been fascinated by the behavior of the body and mind in all the different atmospheres and situations. Starting his dance studies in Portugal in the Conservatório de Música da Jobra, he successfully completed his dance education at ArtEZ Institute of the Arts (NL) with the bachelor dancer/maker in 2017. Around Europe, João has been teaching, dancing and performing his own work and collaborated with different companies and artists. At the same time, he has been researching and initiating his own practice of movement.
Laura has collaborated with him for the creation of “The body will pay”, May 2019 Hier=Jetzt Festival Munich