Alejandra Caro is a performer, choreographer and teacher currently based in Sheffield, UK. She has a BA with a Major in Dance and a Qualified Specialized Teacher Status in Dance from the Universidad de Chile (2009). She has participated in workshops with Dominique Mercy (Tanztheater Wuppertal Pina Bausch), Barbara Mahler (Klein technique), Arco Renz (Vertical vs Horizontal), Francisca Morand (Bartenieff fundamentals), Milena Gilabert (Body-Mind Centering) and David Zambrano (Flying Low) among others.
She has also performed with several choreographers and professional companies in Chile. Her artistic focus is contemporary dance and their connections with electroacoustic music, video and visual arts through Intermedia projects.
Alejandra is an experienced teacher and has held teaching positions at both the University of Chile and the University of Playa Ancha (in Chile) as well as in several dance academies. She has worked with adults, young people and children covering contemporary, modern and academic techniques.
Since 2016 Ale has taught Academic Technique (Ballet) at Hype Dance Company in Sheffield; with this company, during 2018, she was part of ‘Mode: DEFAULT’, a project which explores current research on people with dementia.