Márcio Teixeira

Dancer

São Caetano, Brazil

CBJ/RBC Apprentice 2018

Joined CBJ in 2019

Márcio started dancing at the Núcleo de Convivência Menino Jesus in Brazil when he was 10. In 2008 at age 14, he went to his first ballet school, Escola de Ballet Sandra Amaral in São Caetano do Sul/SP. In 2012 he studied at Pacific DanceArts in Vancouver, BC and in 2015 graduated at the English National Ballet School in London, England and danced with Coastal City Ballet in Vancouver, BC from 2015–2018. Márcio was a member of Canada’s Ballet Jörgen’s Junior Company in 2017 and 2018 where he earned his apprenticeship with the company for the 2018/19 Season. His roles have included Town Doll in Coppélia: A Comedy with Love as well as many characters in Anne of Green Gables – The Ballet™ .