Andrei Chagas

Corps de Ballet

Hometown: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Andrei Chagas, originally from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, trained at Escola de Dança Alice Arja and Miami City Ballet School.

His professional career began at Miami City Ballet at the age of 17, where he first joined the company as a Student apprentice. A year later, he was promoted to corps de ballet, where he spent six seasons.

In 2018, Andrei made his Broadway debut in the 2018 revival of Rogers and Hammerstein’s Carousel (11 Tony Nominations and 2 Tony Awards), where he played the role of Fairground Boy.

Andrei is also a part of a company of multidisciplinary artists – The Forrest of Arden Company – comprised of dancers, actors, composers, writers, musicians, filmmakers. It was created by Michael Arden to reinvent theater during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Andrei will make his feature film debut in Steven Spielberg’s West Side Story, in theaters December 2021.

Andrei rejoined MCB as a corps de ballet member in 2021.


Roles since joining MCB

George Balanchine
Allegro Brilliant
A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Ballet Imperial
Bourrée Fantasque
George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker®
La Valse
Slaughter on 10th Avenue
Square Dance
Swan Lake
Symphony in 3
Theme and Variations
Tschaikovsky Pas de Deux
Who Cares?

Jerome Robbins
Dances at a Gathering
Glass Pieces
West Side Story Suite
Fancy Free
The Concert (or, the Perils of Everybody)

Paul Taylor
Promethean Fire
Mercuric Tidings
Piazzolla Caldera
Arden Court

Twyla Tharp
In the Upper Room
Nine Sinatra Songs (Domani, Let’s Forget About Tomorrow)
Sweet Fields

Alexei Ratmansky
Symphonic Dances
The Fairy’s Kiss

Justin Peck
Chutes and Ladders
Year of the Rabbit

Liam Scarlett

Pontus Lidberg

Nacho Duato
Jardí Tancat

Sir Kenneth MacMillan
Carousel Pas de Deux

Richard Alston
Carmen (Picadors)

Frederick Ashton
Les Patineurs

Marius Petipa
Don Quixote

John Cranko
Romeo and Juliet

Durante Verzola