Performer & Choreographer
Born in Maputo, he studied theater, dance and music in Mozambique and Portugal. He develops his artistic projects since 1993, and founded CulturArte in 1998, the first platform for contemporary dance production in Mozambique.
With a 25-year career, he is a dedicated artistic director and choreographer, maintaining a permanent relationship with the national and regional artistic community, through new works and professional training. He frequently collaborates with dance artists and artist working in other artistic fields from Southern Africa and Europe.
Panaibra Canda was interviewed for the 2nd edition of A Collection for Tomorrow (2022).