Margarida Neto was born in 1996 in Lisbon (Portugal). She trained at the Nacional Dance Conservatory of Lisbon until the age of 16. In 2015 she graduated from the Tanz Akademie Zürich. She started her career as a professional ballet dancer with the Junior Company of Bayerisches Staatsballett in Munich. There she also started her work with the choreographer Richard Siegal. In 2017 she became a freelance dancer for his company Ballet of Difference. As a freelance dancer she also participated in the Origen Festival 2018 in St.Moritz, in THINK BIG 2018 in Hannover, in the Virtual Reality project Das Tanz Totale Theater 360 for the celebration of the 100. birthday of the Bauhaus, which was presented in January 2019 at the Akademie der Künste Berlin, and also worked with Gaetano Posterino and his company in Munich. At the Schauspiel Köln she began to act in a production of Richard Siegal. In the 2018/2019 season she will act and dance in the production O, Augenblick at Schauspielhaus Bochum.

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