Eating your heart out on stage by Rui Chafes and Vera Mantero, Premiere: 20 January 2019, Centro Internacional das Artes José de Guimarães, Guimarães/Portugal

Lano kaj Neĝo by Miguel Pereira for ASTA, Premiere: 11 May 2019, Teatro Cine de Gouveia, Gouveia/Portugal



The Gesture by Elizabete Francisca, Francisca Manuel and Jennifer BonnPreview: 30 April 2018, Espaço alkantara, Lisbon/Portugal

The Propitiatory Practices of Future Events by Vera Mantero, Premiere: 29 May 2018, Alkantara Festival, Fundação Caixa Geral de Depósitos – Culturgest, Lisbon/Portugal

Anarchisms (Through the middle of the room runs a lighter river) by Pablo Fidalgo, Premiere: 23 October 2018, Festival BAD, Sala Teatro Aretoa, Teatro Campos Elíseos, Bilbao/Spain



Piece for Business by Miguel Pereira, Premiere: 1 February 2017, Negócio/ZDB, Lisbon/Portugal

PEPCÇA by Miguel Pereira for PEPPC-C / Choreographic Creation, Dance Research and Training Program - Complementary Program by Forum Dança, Estreia: 27 April 2017, Teatro Ibérico - Centro Cultural Pesquisa Arte/Companhia João Garcia Miguel, Lisbon/Portugal

Cocoon by Matthieu Ehrlacher, Premiere: 29 April 2017, cycle Try Better, Fail Better, Teatro da Garagem - Teatro Taborda, Lisbon/Portugal

Rich Bread by Vera Mantero, Premiere: 29 April 2017, 3rd encontros do DeVIR, Cine-teatro Louletano, Loulé/Portugal

Happy piece by Miguel Pereira, Premiere: 22 November 2017, Maria Matos Teatro Municipal, Lisbon/Portugal



Dança para Músicos by Vera Mantero, a creation for Materiais Diversos in cooperation with Sociedade Filarmónica Euterpe Meiaviense, Premiere: 16 January 2016, Teatro Virgínia, Alcanena/Portugal

Nómadas Imóveis by Vera Mantero, Programa-Projecto Passagem #2, Premiere: 20 February 2016, A Moagem, Fundão/Portugal

The Clean And The Dirty by Vera Mantero, Premiere: 1 April 2016, in the framework of the cycle “The Three Ecologies”, Maria Matos Teatro Municipal, Lisbon/Portugal

The Impromptu of Versailles by Molière, with direction by Miguel Loureiro and choreography by Miguel Pereira, Premiere: 13 April 2016,Sala Garret do TNDMII, Lisbon/Portugal

Reencontro, with Clara Andermatt, João Fiadeiro, Paulo Ribeiro and Vera Mantero, guest choreographer João dos Santos Martins, Premiere: 30 April 2016, Solar do Vinho do Dão, Viseu/Portugal

Um clássico by Vera Mantero for ASTA, Premiere: 8 July 2016, Teatro Municipal da Covilhã, Covilhã/Portugal

Step Into The World (And Out) by Vera Mantero for P.A.R.T.S.'s Training Cycle, Premiere: 10 June 2016, Monty, Antwerp, Belgium

Around the Table: for an imaginary of the gesture (Lisbon), collective project coordinated by Elizabete Francisca upon a proposal by Loïc Touzé and Anne Kerzerho. Performative Event: 1 and 2 October 2016, cycle Utopias by Maria Matos Teatro Municipal, Palácio Pombal's garden, Lisbon/Portugal; Film screenings at Cinemateca Portuguesa: 27 and 28 September 2016, Sala Luís de Pina, Cinemateca Portuguesa, Lisbon/Portugal


Transitions III by Miguel Pereira for Transitions Dance Company - Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance, Premiere: 27 February 2015, Deda, Derby/United Kingdom

Eating your heart out on the trees by Rui Chafes and Vera Mantero, Premiere: 21 June 2015, Parque do Convento, Fundão/Portugal

Repertoire for chairs, extras and costumes by Miguel Pereira, Premiere: 10 October 2015, Cineteatro António Lamoso, Santa Maria Da Feira/Portugal

Comemoração do 14º Aniversário do CAESV, 14 Anos | 14 Horas. Coordinated by Miguel Pereira with Pedro Rosa and Sara Palácios, 14 November 2015, CAESV, Sever do Vouga/Portugal

ESCURO3 by Miguel Pereira with João Ruivo/FORA, in the framework of EMPTY CUBE, Premiere: 28 November 2015, Espaço Alkantara, Lisbon/Portugal


Rectangle Disorder exhibitions by Susana Mendes Silva with Miguel Pereira, Premiere: 28 January 2016, Fundação Leal Rios, Lisbon/Portugal

Uma Horta Em Cada Esquina by Vera Mantero & Guests, 28 April to 29 June 2014, various spaces between Campo Pequeno and Avenida de Roma, Lisbon/Portugal

LISBON BY SOUND project by Tim Etchells and Alkantara with Vera Mantero, Sofia Dias & Vítor Roriz, Patrícia Portela and Rui 'Riot' Pité, Premiere: 24 May 2014, lPonto de Encontro do Espaço Alkantara, Lisbon/Portugal

More Or Less, But Less Than More by Vera Mantero & Guests, 25 to 29 June 2014, Culturgest e Maria Matos Teatro Municipal, Lisbon/Portugal

Maximum Wage by Vera Mantero, Premiere: 13 September 2014, Festival TODOS/Assembleia da República, Lisbon/Portugal

Quizoola! by Forced Entertainment with Jorge Andrade, Pedro Penim and Vera Mantero, Premiere: 8 November 2014, Artista na Cidade - Real Magic/São Luiz Teatro Municipal, Lisbon/Portugal

Nova, Caledónia de André Guedes e Miguel Loureiro, Premiere: 26 de November de 2014, Culturgest, Lisbon/Portugal


Wilde by mala voadora and Miguel Pereira, Premiere: 22 March 2013, Culturgest, Lisbon/Portugal
This kiss to the whole world by Antonia Buresi and Elizabete Francisca, Premiere: 24 May 2013, Espace Diamant, Ajaccio/France

Shadows on offer, a project of Centro de Investigação Cultura e Sustentabilidade / CICS, organised by VERA MANTERO, Premiere: 7 September 2013, Terreno da Adua, Montemor-O-Novo/Portugal

More Or Less, But Less Than More by Vera Mantero & Guests, Celebrations of Culturgest's 20th Anniversary, 4, 5 and 6 October 2013, Culturgest, Lisbon/Portugal

Compost by Miguel Pereira, Odile Darbeley and Michel Cerda, Premiere: 21 November 2013, Théâtre des Bernardines, Marseilles/France

TSUNAMISM Recital for two string in M by Elizabete Francisca, Premiere: 22 November 2013, Culturgest, Lisbon/Portugal


The Caldeirão Highlanders, exercises in fictional anthropology by Vera Mantero, Premiere: 28 September 2012, Encontros do DeVIR/CaPA, Faro/Portugal

Don't look up the hill, keep looking at the ground by Miguel Pereira com o realizador Matt Taylor, Première: 10 to 21 September 2012 at Dance 4's website, online.

Surreptitious (clandestine body) by Ana Borralho, João Galante, Joclécio Azevedo, Rita Natálio e Vera Mantero, Premiere: 26 to 29 April 2012, São Luiz Teatro Municipal, Lisbon/Portugal

OP. 49 by Miguel Pereira, Premiere: 20 to 23 April 2012, Maria Matos Teatro Municipal, Lisbon/Portugal

Vera Mantero: She also sings concert by Vera Mantero and Nuno Vieira de Almeida, Première: 3 March 2012, São Luiz Teatro Municipal, Lisbon/Portugal

I don't understand and I am afraid of understanding, the world scares me with its planets and cockroaches by Rita Natálio, February 2012, São Luiz Teatro Municipal, Lisbon/Portugal



What can de said about Pierre by Vera Mantero, Première: 29 to 30 January 2011, Festival Escena Contemporánea, Madrid/Spain

My name is Georgeanne by Miguel Pereira, Première: 26 October 2011, Festival Materiais Diversos, Minde/Portugal

You can't see me but it's a portrait by Rita Natálio, Première: 23 to 24 November 2011, Culturgest, Lisbon/Portugal



Antonio & Miguel by Antonio Tagliarini and Miguel Pereira, Première: 1 and 2 July 2010, Culturgest, Lisbon/Portugal

how to merrily roll over an Exterior emptiness by André Guedes and Miguel Loureiro, Première: May 2010, Alkantara Festival, Lisbon and Porto/Portugal



Learning out to weave, research project by Vera Mantero, March 2009, Nits Salvatges - 4ª edition, CCCB Hall, La Porta, Barcelona/Spain

Piece together, Vera Mantero and Rita Natálio draw sketches of the creation rehearsals by Vera Mantero & Guests 2009, March 2009, Gravity-sketches on art, Tanzquartier, Vienna/Austria

We are going to miss everything we don't need by Vera Mantero & Guests, June 2009, PACT Zollverein, Essen/Germany

Prize Gulbenkian Art 2009 awarded to Vera Mantero, July 2009, Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, Portugal

Runner (2008) by Andreas Dyrdal, Palácio das Galveias, June 2009, Lisbon/Portugal

Artistic Residency by Vera Mantero with performances, films, lectures, workshop and exhibition Dança of Existing - Retrospectiva em imagens do trabalho de Vera Mantero, September 2009 at Teatro da Cerca de São Bernardo and Centro de Artes Visuais, Coimbra/Portugal

Event of Teatro Maria Matos's 40th Anniversary, conception by Miguel Pereira and collaboration of Henrique Neves, October 2009 at Teatro Maria Matos, Lisbon/Portugal

Good feelings, bad feelings by Vera Mantero and the PEPCC-Forum Dança's students, November 2009 at Culturgest, Lisbon/Portugal



Doo by Miguel Pereira, June 2008, Festival Alkantara, CCB, Lisbon/Portugal

20 years thinking first and dancing afterwards, commemorations of Vera Mantero's 20-year career, with presentations, films, conferences and the exhibition “Dance of Existing - Retrospective of Vera Mantero's work in pictures”, Centro Cultural de Vila Flor, Guimarães, June/July 2008

Corpos Decentes, film by Vera Mantero about the start of Escola Superior de Dança and the subsequent creation of Forum Dança, “Festa da Dança”, April/May 2008

Blackout by João Samões, February 2008, Maus Hábitos, Porto/Portugal

Transitions II, creation by Miguel Pereira for Transitions Dance Company, February 2008, Bonnie Bird Theatre, London/UK

Improvisation evening with Miguel Pereira, October 2008, Nottdance, Lakeside Arts Centre, Nottingham/UK

Knowing I Andreas by Andreas Dyrdal, April 2008, Dansens Hus, Oslo/Norway

Parades & Changes , Replays (2008), a project by Anne Collod with Vera Mantero, Alain Buffard, Anne Collod, Boaz Barkan, DD Dorvillier, Nuno Bizarro, recreation of the piece Parades & Changes (1965) by Anna Halprin, September 2008, Biennale de la Danse, Lyon/France



Vamos colocar-nos ao centro by João Samões and Sergi Faustino, co-produced by La Mekanika/Festival Complicitats, February 2007 at Can Felipa Teatre, Barcelona/Spain

Amanhã hoje by André Guedes, Culturgest/Lisbon, Prémio União Latina 2007, opening April 2007

Costumes by Miguel Pereira, co-prodution Prague Quadriennal/Theatre Institute e Next Wave Festival, June 2007, Prague/Czech Republic



Le Geste Risqué Explore Sûrement les Chants de la Forêt, by Vera Mantero for the students of CNDC Angers, cursus initial 2005/2007, June 2007

(NOT) A LOVE SONG by Alain Buffard with Vera Mantero, Claudia Triozzi, Miguel Gutierrez and Vincent Ségal, June 2007, Montpellier Danse Festival, Montpellier/France

O Labirinto a morte e o público by João Samões, co-produced by CCB and Transforma AC, CCB, July 2007

3rd floor right Bruce Willis by Miguel Pereira, at Miguel Pereira's house, September 2007

Opening by André Guedes, Sede da Ordem dos Arquitectos, Lisbon, opening October 2007

Silence Course, 2 versions of a film writen and directed by Vera Mantero and Miguel Gonçalves Mendes, co-produced Temps d’Image/Dupla Cena, Festival Circular, Jump Cut, CCB, November 2007

11th September 2007 by Miguel Pereira, co-production Teatro das Figuras, Faro, December 2007



Top 10 Bristol by Miguel Pereira, co-produced by Arnolfini Gallery andThe Cube Microplex (Bristol), premiere February 2006, The Cube Microplex

Double Bind Quartet by Vera Mantero, Vítor Rua, Carlos Zíngaro and Luís San Payo, Trem Azul, Jazzstore Festival, Lisbon, May 2006

Mergulho – Pensamento, Poesia e o Corpo em Acção, event by Vera Mantero and Guests, Teatro Municipal de S. Luiz, Festival Alkantara, Lisbon, June 2006

Karima meets Lisboa meets Miguel meets Cairo by Miguel Pereira and Karima Mansour, co-produced by Festival Alkantara, ZDB, Jangada de Pedra (Lisbon), Festival Panorama (Rio de Janeiro), Festival Mapa (Girona), premiere: ZDB, June 2006

Olimpo by André Guedes, in the framework of the collective Mad women in the attic/Porto

Isto by João Samões and Sergi Faustino, co-produced by Festival Complicitats/La Mekanika (Barcelona) and Festival Circular (Vila do Conde), Premiere: Bibioteca José Régio, Festival Circular, September 2006

Nightshade with Delphine Clairet, co-created with Claudia Triozzi, Alain Platel, Vera Mantero, Wim Vandekeybus, Johanne Saunier, “Pol Heyvaert and Dirk Pauwels”, Caterina Sagna, Victoria/Vooruit, Gent/Belgium, September 2006

Until the moment when God is destroyed by the extreme exercise of beauty by Vera Mantero and Guests, co-produced by Le Quartz/Brest/France, Centre Georges Pompidou/Paris/France, Kaaitheater/Brussels, Culturgest/Lisbon, Le Quartz, November 2006



Neiva by André Guedes, municipal parking lot of Vila do Conde, Festival Circular, January 2005

Top 10 Porto by Miguel Pereira, auditorium of Fundação de Serralves, February 2005

So Happy Together by Vera Mantero, Nuno Rebelo and Vítor Rua, CCB, February 2005

Giepac/Grupo Informal de Encontro, Pesquisa e Análise Coreográfica, by Vera Mantero, Fundação de Serralves, Centa, O Espaço do Tempo and ZDB, April, May, June, July and November 2005

Is that all there is? Then let’s keep dancing…by Vera Mantero and Nuno Vieira de Almeida, Teatro D. Maria II, Lisbon, May 2005

Corpo de Baile by Miguel Pereira, Culturgest, Lisbon, TECA/Porto, Teatro Viriato/Viseu, Centro Cultural de Lagoa/Lagoa, Bonnie Bird Theatre/London, Culturgest, Lisbon, June 2005

Hey Dude... I have talent... I’m just waiting for God... solo by Robyn Orlin for Vera Mantero, Danse à Aix, July 2005



Connexive #1 Vera Mantero, event concerning the work of Vera Mantero, with presentations, lectures, laboratories, concerts, Vooruit, Gent, Belgium, January 2004

OFF SITE by Paulo Mendes, Miguel Pereira, AS*, Fernando Brízio, Miguel Flor, Miguel Flor and Sandra Vieira Jurgens, project supported by Arte em Campo and premiered at Fundição de Oeiras, co-produced with Câmara Municipal de Oeiras, June 2004

Eating your heart out by Vera Mantero and Rui Chafes, the Portuguese representation at the 26th São Paulo Art Biennale/Pavilhão Ciccilo Matarazzo in São Paulo/Brasil, September 2004

Zonas de ruidosa influência by João Samões, Teatro-Cine de Torres Vedras, Festival A8, produced by Transforma AC, October 2004

Outras árvores, outro interruptor, outro fumador e uma sala preparada by André Guedes, Fundação de Serralves, Porto, October 2004



Segunda Casa byTeresa Prima, co-production Galeria ZDB, February 2003

MAPAS/Miguel Pereira, retrospective of Miguel Pereira's work with the collaborations of Transforma AC and ESTGAD, Caldas da Rainha, April 2003

Top 10 by Miguel Pereira, Sala Polivalente do CAM, FCG, in the framework of the project Capitals Ilha 5, July 2003

Schreibstück, version by Miguel Pereira of Thomas Lehmen's project, in the framework of Capitals Ilha 6, CAM, FCG, September 2003

Trilogia do Corte by Margarida Mestre, Maus Hábitos, December 2003

Vera Mantero Canta os Americanos com Nuno Vieira de Almeida, Teatro Municipal de S. Luís, Maio 2003



Uma performance... por um triz by Margarida Mestre, Galeria Zé dos Bois, April 2002

Match Nulo by Rafael Alvarez, co-production Festival Danças na Cidade, CCB, June 2002

... k(ә) su'pσrtɐ i s(ә)ˈpaɾɐ i kõˈtɐj uʃ dojʃ mũ'duz‿i õ'dulɐ by Vera Mantero, co-production Festival Danças na Cidade and Montpellier Danse, CCB, Lisbon, June 2002

24 June 2002, Teatro da Comuna by Miguel Pereira, co-production Festival Danças na Cidade, CAPa/DeVIR, Centro Coreográfico de Montemor-o-Novo, Forum Dança and Transforma AC, June 2002

A dançadora-adensante e o dizedor-indecente by Vera Mantero and António Poppe, piece of poetry and movement, intervention in the exhibition Out of Print, Museu de Serralves, October 2002

O Grito by Teresa Prima, Teatro Nacional D. Maria II, program Percursos, organization Centro de Pedagogia e Animação, CCB, October 2002



Sentir Muito by Vera Mantero and António Poppe, piece of poetry and movement, “Elogio da Loucura”, an initiative Porto 2001, library of Hospital do Conde Ferreira, Porto, May 2001

2 dias de Rumo, event organized at Teatro Municipal Maria Matos, Lisbon, with presentations by Maria Radich, Ângela Ribeiro, Sónia Baptista, Paula Varanda and Miguel Pereira, May 2001

A blues by Margarida Mestre, Maus Hábitos, June 2001

Far away friend, performance-installation by André Guedes, Festival Brrr, Porto, September 2001

A beeing here full by Vera Mantero and Guests, co-produced by Le Quartz (Brest, France) and Balleteatro (Porto), Brest, November 2001

Estórias de um corpo by Teresa Prima, co-produced with Galeria ZDB, November 2001

Bosque by Rafael Alvarez, Teatro Municipal Maria Matos, December 2001

Notas para um espectáculo invisível by Miguel Pereira, Teatro Nacional D. Maria II, December 2001



Antonio Miguel by Miguel Pereira, program “Mudanças 2000”, production Acarte, Revelation Prize Ribeiro da Fonte/MC/IPAE and an honour for the Prize Madalena de Azeredo Perdigão/ACARTE, March 2000, Lisbon/Portugal

Contract with the skin by Paulo Henrique, co-produced by Forum Dança and Festival Danças na Cidade 2000, Lisbon/Portugal

18 minutes by João Samões, November 2000, Festival X, Lisbon/Portugal

Pan Versu by Mário Afonso, November 2000, Festival X, Lisbon/Portugal

Vera Mantero and Pedro Pinto play Caetano Veloso, September 2000, festival W.A.Y., Lux, Lisboa/Portugal

Les Foins by Vera Mantero in collaboration with Luciana Fina, December 2000, at Devir, Loulé/Portugal



Mês de Março, Mês de Vera, retrospective of Vera Mantero's works from 1987 to 1999, an invitation and co-production by Culturgest, Lisbon/Portugal

Panorama - 1º Encontro Especulativo, a meeting between thinkers about body imagies organized by André Lepecki

Aqui Agora Neste Momento, improvisation project by Vera Mantero, 24 and 25 June, at Serralves, Porto/Portugal and 23 and 24 de Julho, at Anfiteatro da Doca, Parque das Nações, Lisbon/Portugal

Workshop by Shelley Hirsch, 14 to 17 de July, Espaço Ginjal, Almada/Portugal

Concert by Shelley Hirsch, 18 July, Galeria Zé dos Bois, Lisbon/Portugal

Workshop by Shelley Hirsch, 6 to 8 September, Forum Dança, Lisbon/Portugal

Dance of Existing, photography exhibition of Vera Mantero works, 8 Octobre to 31 January 2000, CCB, Lisbon/Portugal