Professor and folklorist Clerton Vieira was born in the city of Fortaleza state of Ceará and resides in the city of São Paulo – Brazil since 2001.
Graduated in Hospitality and Events by UNIESP and Post Graduated in Psychopedagogy by UNIFAI.
He was Vice-President and National Secretary of IOV-BRAZIL, International Organization of Folklore and Popular Arts (2010/2012).
He was president of the Festival Committee CIOFF Brazil – International Council of Folklore and Traditional Arts Festivals.
He directed groups of folk dances in São Paulo, among them the Grupo Raízes da ACM – Christian Association of Young Men.
Former dancer of the Group of Tradições Cearenses. (Folkloric Ballet)
In 2005 he was awarded among the twenty best choreographers in the city of São Paulo. through ENDA – National Encounter of Dance and SINDDANCE – Syndicate of Dance.
Coordinated the Folkloric Ballet Filhos do Sol in Fortaleza / Ceará (1994 to 2001).