Joined Orlando Ballet in 2011
Telmo Moreira began his training at the National Conservatory Dance School of Portugal and the Vaganova Ballet Academy. During his time at Vaganova Ballet he danced the Flower Festival Pas De Deux at the prestigious Marinsky Theatre. He won awards at the 2007 Youth American Grand Prix (YAGP), 2008 Varna IBC, and 2007 Prix de Lausanne.
In 2009, Moreira joined American Ballet Theatre II and performed roles such as Ali in Le Corsaire and as the soloist in Jerome Robbin’s Interplay. As an alumni of YAGP, he danced in their Stars of Today Meets Stars of Tomorrow Gala in Japan. He joined Orlando Ballet in 2011, and this is his sixth year in the company.
Photography by Michael Cairns 2016