Locations: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
School(s): Núcleo de Dança Renata Peçanha
Phone #(s): 55- 21- 22211011/ 92655035
Renata Peçanha founded her academy, Núcleo de Dança Renata Peçanha, in 2003, of which she is the principle dancer, choreographer and director. It has become one of the most reputable and well known dança de salão academies in Rio de Janeiro.
Dubbed the “Queen of Zouk Lambada”, Renata is the most well known female Zouk Lambada dancer in Brazil and, needless to say, her academy specializes in Zouk Lambada.
Renata worked with Jaime Arôxa’s Company for 6 years, Brazil’s premier dance academy.
She is a highly sought after instructor at Zouk congresses throughout Brazil and Europe, such as the International Congress of Zouk Lambada in Porto Seguro and Zouk Lovers in Holland.
As well as organizing Zouk Lambada events, such as Zouk’n Rio and the International Congress of Zouk Lambada in Rio de Janeiro, Renata has choreographed and danced for many famous television shows and soap operas in Brazil.