Sofia Encarnação

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Born in Lisbon, Sofia Encarnação began his artistic journey in 2012 at Chapitô and ended in 2018 at the Instituto Nacional das Artes do Circo, specializing in German Wheel. Since 2019, she has been involved in inclusive projects with people with disabilities through the Envolvarte project, later presented at Casa das Artes in Vila Nova de Famalicão.

She worked in the German circle for the company 1por um, Evolucion Circus, Vaudeville Rendez-Vous festival, Cúpula festival, Christmas season Coliseu do Porto AGEAS. 

She participated in creations such as O bairro directed by Bruno Machado, IN LOCO directed by Carolina Vasconcelos, Demudar, directed by Hugo Maciel, Feno co-creation with CAOS company and the most recent project FRÁGIL co-created by her company.

In 2020 she founded the online page À Conversa com o Circo and in 2021 she co-founded Companhia Absurda. It is currently being created for the show HEQET, co-created by his company, and with the PANORAMA project, an inclusive project for women with disabilities supported by the Gulbenkian, which will premiere in April.