Omar Porras, is an actor and a stage director, born in Bogota in 1963.
He forms in the dance and in the theater during artistic experiences in Europe.
It is in 1990 when he bases the Teatro Malandro in Geneva, center of creation, training and research where he develops a personal creative approach, based on the movement. His theatrical technique is inspired at the same time by western and oriental traditions, as the biomechanics, the Balinese, Indian and Japanese theater.
In 2014, he is appointed director of the Theater Kléber-Méleau, settled in the former gas plant of Renens (VD). He will take up his post on July 1st, 2015.