Jean Abreu

Dancer and choreographer (Brazil), Trinity Laban

Jean Abreu graduated in 1999 with a Diploma in Dance Theatre. Since graduating he has choreographed his own work, receiving the Jerwood Choreography Award in 2003 and founding Jean Abreu Dance in 2009. His work has toured throughout the UK, Europe and Brazil and includes performances for Dance Umbrella, the Royal Opera House and the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. 

Jean has also choreographed for theatre including the Young Vic’s Amazonia and The Red Room’s Oikos and Protozoa and received commissions from the South Bank Centre and the Horniman Museum.