TAÍS BALIEIRO

TAIS BALIEIRO is tap dancer and percussionist.

Since 2012, performs with Barbatuques becoming a member of the group in 2013.

Teacher and choreographer, has attended workshops with important tap dancers around the World. She has participated in the theater, dance and music group TroupeDhapé, where she had the first contact with body percussion. In Spain, where she lived during nine years, she was the founder of the body music group TOK and has played with different groups like Tambor de Saia and Mandacarú – tradicional brasilian music – and was composer of the children’s Musical EPA.

She is also member of the Body Orchestra, directed by Fernando Barba.