About Us

View our Company Profile and individual profiles of our directors, dancers, choreographers, and guest teachers.

Carlo ValderramaCarlo is a graduate B.S. Fine Arts Major in Advertising at the University of Santo Thomas. He is also a former member of Chameleon Dance Company under Jojo Lucila and Ida Beltran-Lucila. He is trained intensively in modern dance, contemporary, jazz, classical ballet , butoh,aerial arts, hip hop, ethnic and folk dance. Among his dance teachers are Raul Alcoseba, Joy Coronel, Carlos "Caloy" Garcia, Jun Saagundo, Manuel Malonzo, Herbert Alvarez, Paul Morales , Avel Bautista , Reagan Cornelio and Ava Villanueva-Ong.

 

Aside from dancing he also dabbles in costume designing, set designing, events styling as well as production and stage management . He is also been the costume designers in dance productions such as "Pedro Kusinero" of Herbert Alvarez and Elena Laniog , "Itim Asu" of Myra Beltran, "Romansa" of Philippine Ballet Theater , "Neo-Filipino 2010" of Ballet Philippines and some of the recital of U.P Dance Company. In 2008 he joined Airdance Philippines and currently a Senior Company Member and serves as its Resident Costume Designer.

 

Marvin PeraltaFearlessly inspired to dance on and off the ground, Marvin started out as a gymnast in his early years and later on ventured into the world of dancing through Airdance, one of the Philippines’ renowned contemporary dance companies where bceame a resident dancer and aerialist. Passionately curious about everything related to dance, he recently entered his first pole competition and fortunately won 2nd runner up for the Amateur Pole solo category in the 2015 Pole Lux Competition. Constantly open to new and better ways of improving aspects of my profession, he believes that if you put your whole heart in anything and everything that you do, everything will fall into place. Marvin found that perfect place in dancing not only as a profession but as a way of life.

 

Fechie Briguel-BabaranFechie Briguel Babaran started dancing at 13 years old. under the tutelage of Andrew Mark Baris. where she trained at the Standing in the Gap (SIG) ministry. (now known) as the SIG Center for Arts. In 2007 She is graduate two years course of Hotel and Restaurant Management at the Saint Claire College of Caloocan. In 2008, Fechie Entered UP College of Music, University of the Philippines Diliman under the tutelage of Prof. Steve Villaruz, Hervert Alvarez, Ava Maureen Ong, Elena Laniog Alvarez, and Angela Baguilat. In the same year, she joined the UP Dance Company and has been performing with the group. And she studied Ballet, Modern and Contemporary Dance In 2012, fechie teaches ballet and modern dance at the MPR Classical Ballet. She is presently member of Airdance Company Philippines, as a dancer and Aerialist.

 

Jenica TavaresJenica started at the age of 12 in Baguio City. She auditioned as a ballet major at the Philippine High School for the Arts and continued to train there under Victor Ursabia, Nonoy Froilan, and Robert Medina. She also took dance workshops every summer at the CCP Dance School under Noordin Jumalon, Rhea Dumdum, Jeffrey Espejo, etc.

 

After graduating high school, she joined the Saint Benilde Romancon Dance Company under Christine Crame in the De La Salle-College of Saint Benilde. She is currently an apprentice in Airdance, a Contemporary Dance and Aerial Arts company

 

Dax ChanChristopher "Dax" Chan started dancing high school as a Hip-Hop dancer and B-Boy in Bacolod City. He joined the Dance Pull School of Performing Arts under Mr. Dwight Rodrigazo and eventually became a company member of Airdance in 2013.

 

With Airdance, he performs in corporate events and the company's own artistic endeavors, including performances in Singapore for the M1 Contact Contemporary Dance Festival in 2014 and in Seoul, Korea, for the World Dance Alliance-Pacific Conference in 2016.

 

He was awarded as "Best Performer" during the WiFi Body Independent Contemporary Dance Festival 2014 New Choreographers' Competition for his solor piece entitled "Ngaa" (Why). He competed again in 2016 and won 2nd place as well as the Franco Phil prize awarded by the French Embassy Philippines.

 

Dax will undertake a 5-week cultural and artistic exchange program organized by Jean-Francoise Duroure and Cross-Media Culture in France this April to May 2017.

 

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