Lindsay Gianoukas

about the author

Lindsay Gianoukas, stage name of Ms. Lindsay T. Gianuca (1983, Southampton, UK), is an actress and dancer who works in theatre, cinema, advertising, and television in Brazil. As a dancer, she performs in contemporary dance and tap. She graduated in social communication and journalism (PUCRS), has a predilection for the writing, and has never stopped working and investigating in the field of the arts. Holding a master’s degree in performing arts (UFRGS), her main research fields are contemporary arts, creative processes, and their relation to the philosophies of difference. Currently, she is a collaborating partner of the Brazilian Association of Research and Post-Graduation in Performing Arts (ABRACE) and works as a professor in the Universidade Federal de Pelotas (UFPEL), where she teaches subjects such as bodily and vocal expression, fundaments of dramatic language, and others subjects in the Dramatic Arts Graduation Programme from the Arts Centre (CA). She lives in Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil.

info & contact


Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, BR


lindsaygianoukas [AT]



Space and Sensation: Zoé Degani’s Art of Pluralising Signs Onstage
(in DARE 2015: the dark precursor )
keywords: affect, athleticism, performance art, Zoé Degani

The Minor Actor: The Composing Plane of Performative Bodies
(in DARE 2017: aberrant nuptials )
keywords: minor, plane of composition