Founder and director of the ensemble.Focus on physical theater on stilts. Began his theater studies in 1998 at Teatro La Mama and after that in other schools and workshops that take him close to his interest for street theater.His experimentation on stilts began 13 years ago, time in which he had direct 14 theatrical performances, 10 of them with NemcatacoaTeatro, others with Sticks & Bones NYC and Carpetbag Brigade. Some experiences to mark: Master class with Stalker Theater and David Clarkson (Australia), internships and seasons with Bread & Puppet Theater (US), Stiltasana Seminar with Carpetbag Brigade (US) and International Stilt Council (Denmark).
Founder and performer of the ensemble.Contemporary dancer and acrobat on stilts with knowledge in areas of physical theater and circus technics, her last searching had being focus on butoh, contact dance and intregrated dance. Part of the teachers of Nemcatacoa and also performing in all the creations by the group.Experiences to mark: Master class with Stalker Theater and David Clarkson (Australia) and the “International Stilt Council” with Odin teatret (Denmark).
Performer invited with Nemcatacoa since 2006. Artist in different fields. Art teacher, puppeteer of Bread & Puppet Theater (US), from 2007 she had been doing workshops with TeatroIndigena of Sierra Tarahumara (Mexico). Part of the teachers of Nemcatacoa and also performing in 5 of the creations.
Performer of the ensemble since 2011.Self-tough actor with different groups in Street theater and focus on acrobatic work. He had been part of the last 2 creations of the group. Actually he studies Theater direction at ASAB Academia Superior de Artes de Bogota.
Daniel Francisco Tapias Ferro nació en Bogotá en 1988, inició estudios formales de música en el año 2006 en la orquesta sinfónica juvenil, posteriormente cursa tres semestres en la academia Luis A. Calvo, en la A.S.A.B hace parte del programa preparatorio y en el 2008 ingresa a la universidad Pedagógica Nacional. Deux Passion Heures y Poetas en Música, proyectos dirigidos por el profesor Rafael Serrano, Shiniroko (arte experimental), Circo Bohem, proyecto dirigido por el profesor Alfredo Ardila, el grupo de jazz Combustión Espontanea, con la agrupación musical Pacha Rota de Bogotá. Obtuvo el título de Licenciado en Música de la Universidad Pedagógica Nacional el 6 de Febrero del año 2014.
Performer of the group since 2011.Self-tough actor with experience in other groups also as musician.Studying Theater at Universidad PedagogicaNacional. Part of the last creation of the group.
Gina Shorten has been dancing for 18 years, studying many dance forms from Ballet to African. Recently she has explored aerial rope and harness as well as acrobatic stilt walking. She has worked with Catch Me Bird Dance Theater, Carpetbag Brigade Physical Theatre and is now working with Nemcatacoa Teatro. [/three_fourth_last]
Cristian Charry, Erika Mendez, Marcela Rodriguez, Ingrid Barreto, Cristian Betancur, Alejandro Romero, Camila Vanegas, Andres Pardo