BIO

Pulga Muchochoma

 

Pulga Muchochoma was born in Quelimane, Mozambique. His dance career and training began in Quelimane with Montes Namuli Dance Company. In August of 2006, he came to Toronto with the company for the International AIDS Conference.

With Montes Namuli/Shakespeare Link Canada, he performed in several shows in venues in Toronto and Mozambique . When Montes Namuli returned to Mozambique, Muchochoma stayed in Toronto to study at The School of Toronto Dance Theatre where he  had  a chance to work with many choreographers like  Coralee McLaren, D.A. Hoskins, Danny Grossman, Darrryl Tracy, James Kudelka, Massimo Agostinelli, Peggy Baker, Peter Chin,  Sasha Ivanochko, Sharon Moore and William Yong. He is  happy and excited to be working  with Toronto Dance Theatre under Artist Director Christopher House.

In his time with TDT he has had the pleasure of working and collaborating with locals and Internationals choreographers such as Christopher House, Ame Anderson, Veronica Tennant, Susie Burpee,  Peter Chin, Tawiah Ben McCart, Patricia Beaty, Thomas Hauert, Heidi Strauss, Estelle Clareton, Deborah Dunn, Deborah Hay, Simone Orlando, Josh Beamish, Alban Richard, Jean-Paul Kelly, Alicia Grant and more.

In addition with TDT, Pulga participated in the 2015 Opening ceremony of the Toronto Panam Games, Cirque do Soleil and NBS. He’s also the creator and the founder Pulga Dance and also African Dance and Fitness with Pulga since 2015.

For more information about Pulga feel free to contact him at
647-833-1602 or email him at pulga19@gmail.com