Irene Cantero is a dancer, choreogrpaher and lighting designer originally from Seville and based in Madrid. She obtained a degree in Design for Stages from the RESAD and dance in the Conservatorio Superior de Danza María de Ávila.
In 2016 she received a scholarship in multidisciplinary research for the Academia de España in Rome (Spanish Academy), and a scholarship for the Impulstanz Festival in 2013.
She is currently studying the Máster New Performative Practices en DOCH, Uniarts in Stockholm.
She has worked for Claudia Faci, De la Purissima, La Tristura, Michel Man, Pedro Berdäyes and Juan Carlos Corazza. she have been the assistan of Juan Gómez Cornejo in many projects. She works with Daniel Abreu Company since 2011 as a direction assistant and lighting designer.
As a choreographer she has created El Vuelo, Dum Lucem Habetis and Saltar al Vacío among others.