Actor, dancer, creator. She alternates her work for companies with her career as a creator based in the development of a personal language that merges the textual with dance in a visceral communication.
First prize III European Contest for Contemporary Female Creators 2016 and Special Award for Best Emerging Artist / Creator in Umore Azoka Feria 2015
‘Sueño 3’ (short version of ‘Latente’) won the First Prize of the Contemporary Woman Contest in Costa Contemporánea 2016. Also, in 2016, this play received a Special Award as Best Artist/ Emerging Creator “for the maturity
shown in integrating dance and theatre, producing a refined performance with
big outreach possibilities”, Feria UmoreAzoka 2015, Leioa,Vizcaya. Artist resident in the Canal Dance Center of the Theaters of the Canal de Madrid.
Réplica 2019 Award for the interpretation of 'Las Alegrías'
The piece ‘Las Alegrías’ receive four nominations for the Replica 2019 Award (the best prices in Canarias): best show, best performance, best stage space and best sound space. Finally, Paula Quintana won the award of the best performance.
Born in Tenerife (Canary Islands) she has been practicing classical, contemporary dance and flamenco since early childhood. After getting a degree in Dramatic Arts, she moved to Madrid where she continued her training as an actress and dancer, studying and working together with important directors, dancers and choreographers such
The above mentioned experiences have taken her to work in different setups of audiovisuals, dance and theatre, within and outside of Spain.
In her career as a creator it is worth mentioning the short piece “Sueño3”, National Network Tour “A Cielo Abierto” 2015. Moreover the show PIELES: fest. MEYABE, Congo 2017; FIND Cagliari 2017, Athens; FIND35 Italy; CEE MAIMI 2016; fest.Spain Dancein Montevideo 2015; Flamenco London festival; Between the Seas festival, NewYork; non-conventional spaces such as La CASA de la PORTERA in Madrid, among others. LATENTE`: Finalist Premios Max “Best Emerging Show ”and ”Best Emerging Authorship” 2016; AECID catalogue 2016; DanzaEscena; Platea; Umore Azoka 2015 award; Pavón Teatro Kamikaze. AMARGA DULCE, dFeria 2016, International Festival of Classic Theatre Almagro Off, Teatros del Canal, sala Negra, Madrid; Sociedad Cervantina 2015; International Fair of Theatre and Dance Huesca 2016; UNESCO Heritage Cities. SIEMPRE, EN ALGÚN LUGAR; fest. Dansa Valencia 2017; Auditorio de Tenerife 2017; Danza Xixón 2017.
Moreover, she works on site-specific commissions for festivals and institutions within and outside of Spain, as well as workshops and masterclasses.