Manuel Kiros Paolini

Manuel Paolini was born in Ancona (Italy) on the 24th of September, in 1990. He started his dance education at the age of 15.

Between 2011 and 2013 he worked as a dancer for Opus Ballet Dance Company, and an additional project called “Corpus” from Virgilio Sieni Dance Company (Florence, Italy).

In 2013 Paolini started his studies at Codarts – Rotterdam Dance Academy where he graduated in 2016 with a Bachelor in dance performance.

In 2015, alongside his internship with Club Guy and Roni’s Poetic Disasters Club, Manuel worked as a freelancer for Regina Van Berkel, and Beppie Blankert.

He is a performer and founder of Teddy’s Last Ride since 2017.


Why did you choose dance?
Because I always wanted to be a rockstar.

What do you think love is?

What happens when we die?
We all reborn on Venus. It’s heaven, but with sex and booze and God’s complete permission.

Slytherin, Hufflepuff, Ravenclaw, or Gryffindor?
Teddy’s Last Ride.