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

9. & 10. May 2019 // Aarhus, Bora Bora – SPOR festival // No Tomorrow

24. May 2019 // Gothenburg Concert Hall – POINT festival // AION

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