Juanjo is a Spanish choreographer based in Amsterdam. After his time as a soloist for the Dutch National Ballet, he decided to stop his dancing career to focus exclusively on choreography in 2012. Later he was appointed as Young Creative Associate by The Dutch National Ballet.
Juanjo's work has not gone unnoticed: he has been named ‘Promising Talent Of Year 2017’ by Tanz Magazine for his work ‘Homo Ludens’. Many more nominations followed, as well as best choreographer for the Benois de la Danse 2019 for his creation ‘Ignite’.
Juanjo is a versatile choreographer who works within the dance field but also in theatre, film, fashion and performing arts. He has worked with well-known brands such as Viktor & Rolf, G-star and Iris van Herpen.