Hugo has been dancing Forró since the age of 13 and DJ-ing in several houses of Belo Horizonte and Contagem, Hugo began his career as a teacher in 2004 when he won a scholarship to enter the dance school 7 & 8 Ballroom Dancing, Fatima Ramos. Through 7 & 8 he graduated as a teacher, teaching classes of all dance rhythms. In 2015, Hugo decided to leave the school and try to open his own space. Having his love for Forró as a priority, Hugo decided to dedicate himself to the style, making forró the banner of his work. Today he teaches Pé de Serra classes in his project, #SimboraDançar, as well as private lessons and workshops in Brazil.