Silvia Ventura

... was born in Padova, Italy where she began her dance training. She studied classical and contemporary dance at the Centre de formation professionnelle de Nice and in England at the London Contemporary dance School where she also studied the Pilates technique. She moved to Germany in 1993 and has since danced in Berlin with the John Scott Dance Group, Tanztheater Bas-reliéf, Norbert Servos and Rubato as well as the Arazzo Tanztheater in Cologne. Since 2000, she teaches contemporary open classes a.o. at the Tanzfabrik + Dock 11 in Berlin.