Born: Lisbon-Portugal.
Dance education: Bachelor (BA) in performing arts at “Escola Superior de Danca” in Lisbon.
Post- graduation in choreography at the London Contemporary dance School, “the Place” in England.
Engagements as a dancer: National Ballet of Portugal, “Companhia Portuguesa de Bailado Contemporaneo” – Lisbon and Staatstheater Saarbruecken in Germany.
Among other artists, Sara Lourenco danced works from: Jiri Kylian , Marguerite Donlon, Christian Spuck, Martino Muller, Gagik Ismaillian, Vasco Wellemkamp and Thom Stuart.
Her choreographic work started in Korzo theater in Den Haag, where she has become a freelancer choreographer.Sara had create works for: Cadance Festival,Generale Oost, Artez Dance Academy, De Stilte in holland, Showbrook- Irland and Staatstheater Saarbruecken in Germany. In 2006 became a staff member of the ArtEZ Dance academy under the direction of Gaby Allard. Freelance teacher engagements: Codarts, Showbrook- Irland, Dansateliers Rotterdam, IALS – Rome, open professional classes and Ballettschule Theater Basel under the direction of Amanda Bennett.
Sara Lourenco is currently the Artistic director of PAC-PerformIng Art Center & Rome International Dance Academy. Co-founder of the LoPaDanceCompany. In Mei 2014,together with Palombi, Lourenco made a new creation “ PIX-ELS “ for the Goteborg Opera in Sweden.
Guest Teacher for Artez-Holland and Ballettschule theater Basel-Swisse.
Guest teacher at Academie Princess Grace Monte Carlo - Monaco under the direction of Luca Masala.