Departures and Arrivals



Henrique Furtado

Dancer, performer and choreographer, Henrique lives and works between Portugal and France. Engineer in Energy and Environment, he follows his artistic training in several French institutions (INSA Lyon, Extensions – CDC Toulouse, Prototype II – Royaumont abbey). He works as an interpreter for Bleuène Madelaine, Eric Languet, Aurélien Richard, Céline Cartillier and Tino Sehgal. In addition, he is influenced throughout his route by several encounters with Sophie Perez and Xavier Boussiron, João Fiadeiro, Daniel Linehan, Marta Izquierdo, among others. He is currently working with Aloun Marchal, Daniel Pizamiglio (Graus de Afirmação) and Chiara Taviani (Stand still you ever­moving spheres of heaven) in the creation of performances where styles and genres overlap, and where costumes, objects and vocal presence have a prominent place.