Noan Alves was born in São Vicente, Brazil. He began his dance training in 2008 at Balé Jovem de São Vicente. In 2012 he entered the John Cranko Schule in Stuttgart and graduated in 2014. As a student of the John Cranko Schule, he performed in several productions as a member of the Stuttgart Ballet.
Noan Alves competed at the Tanzolymp in Berlin as well as at the Youth American Grand Prix.
In the season 2013/14, Noan Alves became an apprentice with the Stuttgart Ballet. One season later he joined the Company as a member of the Corps de ballet.