Olga Barrios

Olga Barrios
<p>Olga Barrios is a Colombian choreographer, dancer and actress. She graduated from the Scenic Arts Program at the Arts Academy of Bogota. Between 1999 and 2001 she visited San Francisco and New York City to explore different aspects of modern dance. She has been a choreographer for several troupes in her native Colombia (1996-2003). As an independent choreographer, Olga has developed several dance creations.</p><p>Olga was also a dance teacher in different cities in Colombia, as well as San Francisco, Montreal and New Jersey. In the latter where she coordinated the dance theatre program at the Progressive Language Institute. As a dancer, Olga has worked with companies like Marc De Garmo and Dancers (NY-USA, 2000), L&#39;Explose (Colombia, 1997-1999, 2001, 2007) and Federico Restrepo (Colombia, 1999).</p><p>She has participated in many national and international festivals and events, and has received significant awards and recognitions in Colombia. In 2005, Olga took part in an international artistic collaboration as a result of the Asberg -Unesco Scholarship in Montreal. Currently, Olga continues to develop her dance and theatre career in Canada.</p>

MT Space & IMPACT Theatre Festival
acknowledges the generous support of:

MT Space Sponsors 2016-17