Joe Alegado


Dance artist, choreographer, dance teacher. He has been a member and soloist with Ballet Hispanico of NYC, Alvin Ailey Repertory Ensemble, and José Limón Dance Company. He has performed worldwide in the most celebrated works of the American modern dance repertory.


He has taught and choreographed for festivals, studios, institutions, and dance companies in Europe and around the world. He has been an invited instructor at ImPulsTanz Workshops (formerly Wiener Tanzwochen) since its inception in 1984. He began his career as a dance teacher by teaching the Limón technique, and later developed his own movement language based on this, which he teaches under the title Shifting Roots – Alegado Movement Language.