about me 


Nationality: Spanish    |    Date of birth: 03-10-1992    |   Height: 1"64   |    Languages: Spanish and English 

Irene Madrid   (1992, Spain)

Performer, Choreographer and teacher based in Europe.

Born in Spain, graduated on the Royal Dance Conservatory Mariemma in Madrid, department of contemporary dance, 2014. During her dance training she had the opportunity to work with choreographers such as Jose Reches and Pedro Verdayes in various productions, such as "Heaven", "Lovebox50" and "PROUD". After her graduation she continued to work in Madrid with the choreographer Teresa Nieto.

In 2016, she decided to move to Brussels, Belgium to continue her career as a freelancer, where she had the pleasure of working with choreographers such as Wim Vandekeybus and Marie Martinez. She also had the honor of working as a choreographer during Brussels Fashion Week. Following her work as a performer in Fernando Hurtado's company, Irene danced in the production "Le domino Noir" at the Royal Opera Wallonië Liege. A production which took her to France perform at the Paris Opera for a period. She was the principal dancer at the Royal Theater of La Monnaie/ De Munt with the director Olivier Py in the production of "Gioconda". 

In 2019, relocated to Amsterdam to work at the Dutch National Opera & Ballet in several productions such as Tannhauser by the renowned director Christof Loy as well as "Caballería Rusticana" and "Pagliacci" both by the director Robert Carsen


Irene performed in the production "Bruid te koop" at the ReisOpera in Enschede, Holland under the directon of John Yost. Currently, she is working with Physical Momentum Company, under the direction of Francisco Córdova, in the productions "Source" and "Be careful with what you wish for" in Mexico as well as with in the production "Rusalka" in Madrid, Spain at the Teatro Real, director Christof Loy.


Currently, she is the principal dancer at the Théâtre du Capitole de Toulouse with the director Olivier Py in the production of "Gioconda". At the same time, she finished the International Certification of Personal Trainer, Instructor of Bodybuilding, Fitness and Sport Nutrition at the Institute of Health Sciences and Physical Activity ISAF.


Irene has combined her career on stage with teaching at independent studios and school around the world.

​•  Opera

•  Dance

•  Film

•  Comercial


Théâtre du Capitole de Toulouse   |  Gioconda  |   France   |   2021  |   Principal Dancer

Teatro Real   |   Rusalka   |    Spain   |   2020   |   Dancer 

ReisOpera   |   Bruid te koop   |   Holland   |   2020   |   Dancer

Dutch National Opera & Ballet    |   Tannhauser   |   Holland    |    2019   |   Dancer

Dutch National Opera & Ballet   |   Caballería Rusticana and Pagliacci   |  Holland   |  2019   |   Dancer

The Theater Royal de la Monnaie   Gioconda  |   Belgium   |   2019  |   Principal Dancer


Opera Royal Wallonië Liege   |   Le Domino Noir   |   Belgium    |   2018  |   Dancer

Theater National Opera Comique Paris    |   Le Domino Noir   |   France    |   2018  |   Dancer

Physical Momentum - Francisco Córdova   |   Source   |  Mexico   |   2020  |   Dancer

Song of the goat    |   Apocrypha    |   Poland   |    2020  |   Dancer

Marie Martinez Company   |   Arthographe    |   Belgium   |    2017   |   Dancer

Fernando Hurtado Company   |   Guernica     |   Spain   |    2017   |   Dancer

Ultima Vez - Wim Vandekeybus   |   Cartel Production films    |    Belgium   |    2018   |   Dancer​

Fashion Week Brussels   |   Stanley & Stella´s Collection    |    Belgium   |    2018   |   Choreographer

Fashion Week Madrid   |   Estrella Arch - Pedro Verdayes    |    Spain   |    2018   |   Dancer

Comercial Add   |   Mercedes Benz,  Peugeot,  Vodafone     |    Spain & Italy   |    2013   |   Dancer

 Training & Workshops 

Flying Low & Passing Through   |   David Zambrano

Ultima Vez - Repertory   |   German Jauregui

Instinct as a Source of Movement   |   Roberto Olivan

Flying in to the Gravity Skills  |   Isael Mata

From Gravity to Lightness   |   Lali Ayguade

Payatt INtransit  |   Rakesh Sukesh

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