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O Tablado

João Brandão

Author, director and actor. Professor at O Tabladoof and author at Globo Television. He was a student of Maria Clara Machado, José Celso Martinez Correa, Amir Haddad, Luiz Mendonça, Louise Cardoso, among others. Participated in the workshop with playwright and Spanish director Sanches Sinesterra; clown workshop with Canadian Paul Vachon, Cirque du Soleil; and the buffoon workshop with the french director Philippe Gaulier. Had dance classes with Graciela Figueroa and Deborah Colker.

At Globo TV, he wrote the soap operas: Saramandaia, Ricardo Linhares; Cheias de Charme, Felipe Miguez and Izabel de Oliveira; Cama de Gato, Duca Rachid and Thelma Guedes; Beleza Pura, Andrea Maltarolli. Malhação, Sítio do Pica-Pau Amarelo and Christmas specials.

Directed and starred in the circus-dance group Intrépida Troupe; Director of the vocal group Garganta Profunda, alongside Pedro Paulo Rangel; Director of Diálogos and author of Confissões de Adolescente, Daniel Filho; Director of the Opera Música das Palavras, Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil; among other works. Wrote and directed, in 2001, the play Los Pintores, which tells the history of world painting.

Winner of the Coca-Cola Award for Best Author, 1999, play Endependência, and the Student Theatre Festival Award for Best Director in 1996 with the play 2 Fernandos & 1 Fernandes.