Félix Urbina Alejandre | [ Íd ] Íslenski dansflokkurinn

Félix Urbina Alejandre

FélixDancer with Iceland Dance Company since 2018

Nationality: Mexican

Education: SEAD (Salzburg Experimental Academy of Dance) undergraduate and postgraduate programs.

Experience: Felix began his Theatre studies in CEDART Diego Rivera in Mexico City and later on his dance training at the Dance Faculty of the University of Veracruz. In 2013 he collaborated with Inside the Body Performing Arts for the creation process of the piece Dogs and Angels, choreographed by Aladino R. Blanca. During his studies in SEAD he worked with different choreographers such as Eduardo Torroja/ Ultima Vez, Milla Koistinen, Manuel Ronda, Rakesh Sukesh and Francisco Cordova, amongst others. In 2014 he was a guest dancer with Needcompany for the piece All Tomorrow’s Parties I + II for the opening of Steirischer Herbst Festival in Graz. From 2017 to 2018 he was member of SEAD Bodhi Project, where he participated in creations from Cecilia Bengolea, Lali Ayguadé, Mala Kline, Jarkko Mandelin and Jan Lawers/ Salzburger Festspiele; performing in different venues and festivals worldwide.

In 2012 he received the award for Best Choreography in ENEDAC (National Encounter for Contemporary Dance Students) in Mexico. He has also taught dance workshops in Mexico, such as Primate Escénico in 2017.

Piece no. 1 by Steinunn Ketilsdóttir and The Best of Darkness by Erna Ómarsdóttir and Valdimar Jóhannsson are her first performances with IDC.

IDC on tour

26. & 27. May  2017 // Utrecht – Spring Festival // SACRIFICE

20. June 2017 // Harstad, Artic Arts Festival // SACRIFICE

12.júlí 2017 // Amsterdam, Julidans // Black Marrow

18. & 19.August 2017 //  London, Southbank Centre // SACRIFICE

8., 9. & 10. September 2017// Tanzhaus, Dusseldorf // SACRIFICE

18. & 19. November 2017 // Kunstcentrum, BUDA, Kortrijk  // SACRIFICE

16. & 17. February 2018 // Teatro Arriaga, Bilbao // Black Marrow

5. & 6. May 2018 // Onassis Cultural Centre, Athens // SACRIFICE

27., 28. & 29. May 2018 // Festival TransAmeriques, Quebec // Union of the North

20.-30. May 2018 // Garage Museum of Contemporary Art, Moscow // Union of the North

 7. July 2018 // Low Light Festival, Queenscliff, Melbourne // Union of the North, Dies Irae & Örævi