Jose Agudo


Jose Agudo

Jose started his career in Andalusia where he began performing as a Flamenco dancer. Slowly the world of contemporary dance became more visible and he went to study at Centro Andaluz de Danza in Seville and at the Choreographic Center of Valencia. During this time Jose created work for CertamenCoreografico de Madrid and CertamenCoreografico de Andalucia, receiving awards both as a dancer and as a choreographer.

He is a former dancer with Charleroi/Danses, Ballet de Marseille, TRASH, ShobanaJeyasingh Dance and Akram Khan Company. In 2008 DEDA gave Jose the opportunity of a residence artist to create a solo and a duet. During the same year he was selected as one of the ‘next generation of dance makers’ in the UK. Since then he has been commission choreographic work for Cape Dance Company, ZfinMalta, Phoenix Dance Theatre, ACE Dance and Music, Akademi, English National Ballet School, FEX, The Place, NSCD, London Studio Center and CAT. Jose has worked with Akram Khan since 2011 collaborating as a rehearsal director, assistant choreographer and dancer.

Agudo Dance Company will be launch on 4th of May 2017 with the world premiere of ‘SILK ROAD’ at Sadler’s Wells, London. He is artist in residence with ZfinMaltaDance Ensemble.

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