Claudia Trajano is a Brazilian choreographer and dancer based in Holland but has worked in theatre. She was born in Belo Horizonte, studied dance at the Dance Academy of Brasília, and graduated in Portuguese Language and Literature at the University of Brasília. She worked for 15 years together with choreographer and video-artist Sergio Ulhôa developing their own dance work, which was presented in Brazil and all over Europe. Claudia has also been performing under the direction of Peter Greenaway, Dario Fo, Peter Steijn, Hans Hof Ensemble, among others. She directed several dance workshops and participated in social projects of the Brazilian Government teaching dance to homeless children.