Apresentação SESC Belenzinho. Dias 24, 25 e 26 de junho. ”5 Passos Pra Não Cair no Abismo”

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Black Rock Center for the Arts
Germantown – Maryland







MARCH 9-11, 2017 – USA
Newmark Theatre | Portland – oregon


RIO 2016: Versatility is another important characteristic and this was put to the test by dancers from the Companhia Urbana de Dança who, dressed in the Games uniforms, put on a dance show consisting of break dance, samba, contemporary, jazz and hip hop at the launch event….


Companhia Urbana de Dança hits its stride at Jacob’s Pillow
Redcat: ”The audacious, vigorous, and highly inventive Brazilian dance ensemble Companhia Urbana de Dança is…”


Companhia Urbana de Dança lights up the stage at ICA
Boston Globe | April 16, 2106


Ovation times three: Companhia Urbana de Dança has REDCAT crowd on its feet
Los Angeles Times – March 24, 2016


(…) Companhia Urbana de Dança is so wonderful that it seems miraculous.
Brian Seibert – March 4, 2014
Rio’s Slums to Jacob’s Pillow. Companhia Urbana de Dança Reflects Brazil’s Complexities
Marina Harss – Aug 9, 2014


O Globo

Time Out, New York

Dancing of the Streets, Stripped Down to Its Art
Gia Kourlas – Sep 23, 2011

(… )knocked the ball out of the park.
Gia Kourlas – Oct 1, 2010



The Brazilian troupe’s dancers oozed invention and individuality in two very different works.
Apollinaire Scherr – March 5, 2014



Whether in solos or sudden waves of running or walking, they move with a softness I recognise from other Brazilian forms, such as capoeira. ID: Entidades has stripped hip-hop of its bravado and made it as eerie as breathing.
Apollinaire Scherr – October 5, 2010


Companhia Urbana de Dança hits its stride at Jacob’s Pillow
Janine Parker – Aug 15, 2014


Brazilian troupe’s hip hop shakes off clichés
Janine Parker – July 13, 2013


The dancers blended their individual specialties into a rigorous though never rigid progress from meditative to explosive. There was an idea in charge, but not an agenda. Will hip-hop prove to be the liberating force that can invigorate today’s dance, rescuing it from pretension and exhaustion?
Robert Gottlieb – Oct 12, 2010


The Companhia Urbana de Dança: Brazilian troupe revels in pure motion.
Robert Johnson – Sep 27, 2011