Bertho Luiza Bernardes
Contemporary dance / Corps de ballet
Born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Studied at Petite Danse School of Dance and Brazilian Conservatory of Dance in Rio de Janeiro. From 2005, parallel to her studies, dancing in the Corps de ballet of the Brazilian Company of Ballet, from 2008 also in the Corps de ballet of the Municipal Theatre Ballet of Rio de Janeiro. Gold Medal at the competition of the Dance Festivals of Joinville in Santa Catarina, Brazil in 2007 und 2008. Semi-Finalist at 36th Prix de Lausanne, Switzerland und Bronze Medal at the 2nd International Ballet Competition in Beijing, China in 2008.
Dancing leading roles like the title role in Giselle, Kitri in Don Quixote, various Soli in The Nutcracker and Gamzatti in La Bayadère with the Brazilian Company of Ballet between 2008 und 2010. In Spring 2010, she performs with the Cuban Classical Ballet of Miami, USA, dancing Mercedes in Don Quixote.
Since September 2010 engaged with the Bavarian State Ballet in Munich and was promoted to a Corps de ballet dancer at the beginning of the season 2011/12.
- Bavarian State Ballet