A Professional Dancer and Choreographer for More Than 30 Years

A native of Salvador, Bahia, Brazil, Dance with Dora’s founder and creative director, Dora Oliveira, is a master of her craft who has been choreographing, performing, and teaching Afro-Brazilian dance and music to adults and kids for over 30 years. 

Dora is a talented artist whose passion for dance and music inspired her to establish her own company. Her persona is vibrant and authentic, and her bold style allows her to teach her students with boundless energy and fervor.

Dance with Dora brings the joy, strength, and diversity of Brazilian culture to the Pacific Northwest through original productions, festivals, parties, workshops, and weekly classes.

To learn more about Dora and her company, classes, and events, follow Dance with Dora on Facebook and Instagram. Inquiries can be sent to