Swing / Dance Captain, Moulin Rouge Broadway
Originally from Monterrey, Mexico, Raúl Contreras is a queer performer and choreographer currently a swing, Dance Captain and Santiago U/S at Moulin Rouge The Musical! on Broadway, he previously danced for Ballet Metropolitano de Monterrey, Metamorphosis Dance Collective and Ballet Hispánico. He is a graduate of the Escuela Superior de Música y Danza de Monterrey with a BFA in Contemporary Dance. He has served as a teacher, choreographer, and artistic director for Universidad de Monterrey’s Dance Group, winning several dance competitions in Mexico and the United States. He has danced pieces from renowned choreographers such as Anabelle Lopez Ochoa, Gustavo Ramírez Sansano, Iratxe Ansa, Edgar Zendejas, and Tania Perez Salas, among others.