Aldeir Monteiro began his training at the Centro de Arte e Dança de Campo Grande in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, coached by Daniel Mendéz and directed by Alice Arja. Aldeir won the Bronze Medal at the “XVIII International Dance Seminar of Brasilia” , in 2008. He continued his training at the Miami City Ballet School and joined the Miami City Ballet in 2012 under the direction of Edward Villella, followed by Lourdes Lopez. Aldeir performed in the original cast of Euphotic choreographed by Liam Scarlett for the Miami City Ballet in 2013. His repertoire includes Alexei Ratmansky’s Symphonic Dances, Sir. Frederich Ashton’s Les Partineus, Balanchine’s The Nutcracker, Serenade, La valse and Slaughter on Tenth Avenue, Paul Taylor’s Piazolla Caldera, John Cranko’s Romeo and Juliet and others. Since joining ARB in 2016, Aldeir has performed features and principal roles such as “Cavalier” in The Nutcracker, “Lysander” A Midsummer Nights Dream, “Matador” in Kirk Peterson’s Carmen, “Franz” in Coppelia, Paul Taylor’s Airs, José Límon’s There is a Time, Gerald Arpino Sea Shadow and “Jean de Brienne” in Kirk Peterson’s Glazunov Variations. Recent Credits: “Albrecht” in Giselle, Trey McIntyre’s Blue Until June, Septime Webre’s Fluctuating Hemlines and Riccardo De Nigris’ Beyond the Normal.
With ARB: 2016
Hometown: Rio de Janeiro – Brazil