João trained in Professional Dance at Tring Park School for the Performing Arts and joined New Adventures in 2017 for the UK and International tour of Matthew Bourne's Early Adventures. He also played Buster and Monty in the 2017/19 UK and International tour of Cinderella. Most recently, João created the role of Benvolio and was cover of Romeo in Romeo and Juliet.
Other Career Highlights: On The Town (Regents Park Open Air Theatre), King Kong The Musical (Workshop, Drew McOnie), The Entire Universe (Arlene Phillips, BBC), Jekyll and Hyde (The McOnie Company at The Old Vic Theatre), Strictly Ballroom (Workshop, Drew McOnie), Company (Workshop, Marianne Elliott), Sound of Music (Leicester Curve), Ensemble in Bugsy Malone (Workshop, Lyric Hammersmith), Wolfred in Little Red Riding Hood (National Youth Ballet, New Wimbledon Theatre) and Lost boy in Peter Pan.
Film Includes: The Little Stranger (2018), Christopher Robin (2018), Teen Spirit (2018) and Disney’s Dumbo.
Arts Educational School, Tring
For NEW ADVENTURES
- Early Adventures – 2017
- Cinderella – 2017-19 Buster, Monty
- Romeo and Juliet – 2019 Benvolio, Romeo
- The Red Shoes – 2019/20 Sergei Ratov, Frederic
- Cinderella – 2017