Johnny Bernardino, from Brazil, trained at the Centro de Ballet Classico Monica Luiza in Fortaleza, and then joined Palco 42 Dança e Arte dance company in Rio de Janeiro in 2015. He participated in many competitions in Brazil, winning special awards for Best Dancer. In 2017 he won first place in Solo Jazz at the Joinville-Brasil Dance Festival, named the biggest dance festival in the world by the Guinness Book.
In 2018-19 he danced with the Atlantic Ballet Theatre of Canada, and also represented Brazil at the IBC USA Grand Prix in Jackson Mississippi. He is thrilled to be joining VNB in 2022-23.