Aly Keita started his artistic career as a dancer in Conakry (Guinea) in 2004. He then trained in circus at the Keita Fodeba Acrobatic Art Center, where he also perfected traditional music and ballet. In 2016, he arrived in Canada thanks to a cultural exchange project between young Inuit and Guineans, for the production of the documentary “Circus Without Borders”, which was shot between Guinea and Nunavut. In Quebec, he collaborates with the Productions Kalabanté and Cirque Eloize. In 2018, Aly was hired by the company Cavalia, for the production of “Odysseo”. He then joined the Nyata Nyata dance company, directed by Zab Maboungou, where he completed the Artistic and Professional Training Program in Dance (PEFAPDA) and also participated as a performer in the work “Mozongi”. Also as a songwriter, he collaborates with the Opéra de Lévis and Productions EJVA on several musical projects. Photo: Karishma Pageau.
Aly Keita : Choreographer and main performer