João Sampaio

Corps de Ballet

João Sampaio Corps de Ballet

João Pedro began his dance studies at Nucleo de Danca Carlos Henrique Bonforte, Tres Rios/Rio de Janerio. In 2012, he moved to Balletarrj Escola de Danca, Rio de Janeiro, under the care of Romulo Ramos and Ana Palmieri. Invited to many Galas in Brazil and internationally, he won First Place at the World Ballet Competition (Orlando) in 2014, and First Place Ensemble at the Youth America Grand Prix-New York City Finals 2014. This is his first season with Tulsa Ballet.