Nuno & Nagyla


Nuno and Nágyla started dancing as a couple in 2009 as part of a school dancing team during high school.

After winning the International Championship of Kizomba (ÁfricaAdançar) in 2010 they joined the Afrolatin Connection Dance Company. It was in Afrolatin Connection that they developed and diversified their artistic knowledge, not only in African rhythms but also in Latin rhythms, ballet, and contemporary dance. Thus, based on different artistic expressions their shows stand out for creativity, amazing connection, and musicality.

Both in 2013 and 2014 they became national salsa champions, having won the Portugal Salsa Open Championship and representing Portugal at the World Salsa Open in Puerto Rico.

In 2015 they were World Champions of Kizomba (Kizomba Open 2015).

In 2016 they won the best choreography at the Dance Awards gala in Lisbon.

The performers have also taken on the task of being a member of a jury in two different competitions. Africa a Dançar and Championship of Kizomba Italy.

In 2018 the dance couple was a semi-finalist in Spain´s Got Talent on Tele5.

During the year 2018, they also were awarded Best Show 2017 and Best Kizomba Dancers 2017 by World Kizomba Awards.

In 2020 they were finalists at Portugal Got Talent in RTP1.

As a professional dance couple, they keep aiming for constant and continuous professional growth. At the moment they remain dedicated to their career as performers and instructors, traveling all around the world to various international congresses and meetings.