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Paula Borges

Associate Lecturer (Contemporary)

Paula Conduit

Paula started her first set of dance lessons in her aunt's local dance school. In 1980, she received a scholarship to study dance at Marida Petto Academy of Dance, Rose Ballet School and Studium Carla Petroni. She performed extensively in Brazilian National Festivals and competitions. Paula has a BA from UNICAMP, State University de Campinas. While at university she was granted an apprenticeship in the Academy of Dance Liliane Brumiller.

As a dance teacher, Paula has led extensive dance and capoeira workshops across the South East. She has worked for Eastleigh Borough Council, (The Point), Basingstoke and Deane and was the rehearsal director for Hampshire Youth Dance Company. She is artistic director of Vortex Dance Company and has presented her choreography throughout the Southeast.