Oftentimes we end up doing a gesture that we know instead of one that we feel.
Elena is a movement teacher for the Impro Academy in Paris.
She works as well as movement coach and consultant for companies, drama schools and one to one sessions.
Her movement background begins in Italy where she started to train as a Ballet dancer and formed in Commedia dell'Arte.
Once in Paris after graduating at “Lecoq” she met with french choreographer Nathalie Pubellier, continuing her traineeship in contemporary dance.
She shadowed brazilian Denise Namura and german Michael Bugdahn both choreographers of the dance-theatre company “à fleur de peau”. She is Associate and former student of director and Master Clown Ira Seidenstein. Has being performing for french choreographer Karine Saporta.
Most recently she collaborated with the physical theatre group “Fool's cap Theatre” for the project “Timing”, Mimesis Festival at International Visual Theatre (Paris), the “Movement and Dance” Conference at CNSADP-Conservatorire National Superieur d'Art Dramatique de Paris.