Orlando is a tap dancer from Hoboken, NJ. As a teenager, he was a member of the companies Cats
Paying Dues, directed by Andrew Nemr, and Tap Kids, directed by Lisa Hopkins. Since moving to
Rhode Island in 2014, he has presented his solo work at the SPACE Gallery (Portland, ME), On the
Boards (Seattle), Brown University (Providence, RI), Movement Research at the Judson Church
(NYC), DANCE NOW at Joe’s Pub (NYC), and La Casa de Cultura Ruth Hernández Torres (Río
Piedras, Puerto Rico). He is a 2019 recipient of the Rebecca Blunk Fund Award from the New England
Foundation for the Arts. With Subject:Matter, Orlando has performed at the Montreal Fringe Festival,
the Beantown Tap Festival, Inside/Out at Jacob’s Pillow, and The Yard.