Curriculum

VALERIA VALLONE

-President, Choreographer, ballet director of ‘VALERIA VALLONE DANCE COMPANY’ ONLUS

– Italian Choreographer, ballet director and creator of shows of contemporary dance and musicals at  ‘L’ANFITEATRO’ since 1998 and at ‘COMPAGNIA L’ANFITEATRO’ since 2013.

– Principal Dancer in ” Sonia Nifosi Motion Dance Group ”  from 1998 to 2008

– Teacher Examiner  for CONTEMPORARY DANCE and DANCE THEATRE (FID, Federation of Italian dance with Legal recognition of the Italian State and UNESCO) since 2009.

– Vice President of L’ANFITEATRO, school of dance, singing, acting and music in Latina with more than 500 students.

 

PRIZES AND AWARDS:

In 2009 she won with her Choreography at DANZARTE (I place) with ‘CARMEN REMIX’

In 2011 she won the prize as choreographer COMPOSITION CHOREOGRAPHY in competition ‘ROMAINDANZA’ choreographed ‘INTENSE’.

2012 Valeria won the Award for the Best Musical in Italy, “SIMBA,IL NUOVO RE” by  THE WORLD BALLET CORPORATION

In January 2012 she was Winner of ‘Vitasnella’ for best choreography in the event Romaindanza 2012 at the National Academy of Dance of Rome, with the choreography ‘Lalalalalalalalalalalalala’.

In January 2013 she won with her students of “L’ANFITEATRO” the first contest of contemporary dance ‘Romaindanza choreographed’ with “MATRIOSKA” and “For You” at The National Academy of Dance in Rome.

The 5th of July, 2015 she won with her students the First Place at the International Dance Competition, City of Rieti with its choreography “UN SENSO”, Junior category CONTEMPORARY DANCE GROUPS

On August 3, 2015 she was invited and honored at Labro Festival for choreography “UN SENSO”.

In July 2016 she won ith her students the Third Place at the international dance Competition, City of Rieti with its choeroghrafy ‘HOLD ON’, senior category CONTEMPORARY DANCE GROUPS

 

PROFESSIONAL TRAINING:

Since she was very small she attended the ballet classes. In 1992 she joined the school of Teatro dell’Opera of Rome, then directed by Elizabeth Terabust, participating in numerous shows both the dance school and  the theatre company (included “Don Quixote” directed by Zarko Prebil, “Napoli”

 

In January 2012 she was Winner of ‘Vitasnella’ for best choreography in the event Romaindanza 2012 at the National Academy of Dance of Rome, with the choreography ‘Lalalalalalalalalalalalala’.

In January 2013 she won with her students of “L’ANFITEATRO” the first contest of contemporary dance ‘Romaindanza choreographed’ with “MATRIOSKA” and “For You” at The National Academy of Dance in Rome.

The 5th of July, 2015 she won with her students the First Place at the International Dance Competition, City of Rieti with its choreography “UN SENSO”, Junior category CONTEMPORARY DANCE GROUPS

On August 3, 2015 she was invited and honored at Labro Festival for choreography “UN SENSO”.

In July 2016 she won ith her students the Third Place at the international dance Competition, City of Rieti with its choeroghrafy ‘HOLD ON’, senior category CONTEMPORARY DANCE GROUPS

 

 

PROFESSIONAL TRAINING:

Since she was very small she attended the ballet classes. In 1992 she joined the school of Teatro dell’Opera of Rome, then directed by Elizabeth Terabust, participating in numerous shows both the dance school and  the theatre company (included “Don Quixote” directed by Zarko Prebil, “Napoli” staged either at Brancaccio Theater that Caracalla).

In 1994, after studying with K.Damianov, D. Frank, Daniel Meja, R. Strajner, V. Valcu, R. Chuca, E. Terabust, and others, meets Sonia Nifosi, international teacher and choreographer with whom she studied classical ballet, modern dance, contemporary dance, theory, technique and history of ballet, modern and contemporary dance methodology.

In 1997 she graduated as professional dancer in each of the disciplines attended. In the mean time, since 1995, she joined the company GRUPPOMAGNETIKA ( later THEATRE DANCE COMPANY and today SONIA NIFOSI MOTION DANCE GROUP) as a soloist and  first dancer, with which she staged in  several shows in Italy and abroad.

 

In 2008 she obtained a DEGREE in LETTERS – ARTS AND SCIENCE OF THE SHOW at the University “La Sapienza” of Rome. The thesis on the history of dance entitled “The Dance and Yoga” presents a monographic work on the choreographer Sonia Nifosi and on   GRUPPOMAGNETIKA  connected with her artistic and spiritual thoughts.

 

DANCER:

Soloist and Principal Dancer in Gruppomagnetika by Sonia Nifosi from the age of 15 danced in all shows of the company  choreographed by Sonia Nifosi: 1995 “ECLIPSE”  ; 1996. ” FRAMMENTI” New Age Contemporary Dance; “AMORE VIOLATO” spectacle of theater and contemporary dance staged at the Teatro Carcano in Milan for Telefono Azzurro in which she made her debut as a first dancer, directed by Marzio Margine; 1997 “MASK GOODBYE” spectacle of ballet and contemporary dance at Teatro Manzoni in Rome;  “ALFINE DI VOLARE”  contemporary dance show staged at Teatro dell’Opera in Rome (Brancaccio Theatre) ; 1998 Tourné in Malaysia with the shows “Mask Goodbye” and “ALFINE DI VOLARE” .”QUEM QUAERITIS” dance theater show about the life of Christ, made for the Easter Festival at the Teatro Brancaccio (Rome Opera House); “IROLOC” contemporary dance show with music of Pink Floyd created for Roman Summer 98 and repeated several times in Rome and Bari; 1999 “VANNO E VENGONO DALLA COLLINA” dance and theatre with music by F. De Andrè freely adapted by the anthology of SPOON RIVER E.A. MASTERS; 2000 “ SHOW MUST GO ON” dance show with music by Queen for Park Talents Rome (Roma Summer 2000); “NAKED ORCHESTRA” dance on the music of New Trools (Rome); “SMOOTH” dance music by Santana for Talents Park; 2001 “VOLO TRA PENSIERI DI LUCE” neoclassical-contemporary dance original music by M. Bagella. Debut at the Teatro Comunale in Fiuggi and various replicas in Rome. 2002 “ LA SOLITA SEDIA” presented at the “Bellini Dance Festival Naples; “CAPPELLO, CAPPOTTO E OMBRELLO”, music of Maestro C. Tallino and lyrics by L. Iosca; 2003 remake of ” VOLO TRA PENSIERI DI LUCE”, Neoclassical and Contemporary dance replicated several times in Italy and invited to Cyprus in the INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF CONTEMPORARY DANCE (Rialto Theatre); 2004 ‘AWARD Pegaso D’ORO ” at the Teatro Olimpico in Rome with “Prologue” 2005; 2006 “INTERMITTENZE DEL CUORE”  -contemporary dance show with live music: – Anyla KRAYLA (First Violin) – Fabiana BIASINI (piano); 2007 remake of “VANNO E VENGONO DALLA COLLINA” at the Teatro Dell’Angelo Rome

 

TEACHING:

Together with the dancing career she grew  her passion for teaching and therefore in 1998 she joined  “L’Anfiteatro”, school dance, singing, music, acting in Latina, as a  ballet , modern, neoclassical and contemporary teacher. In 2005 she attended the updating course for teachers at the DAMS of Bologna, about French technique, held by the director of the school of the Paris Opera Elizabeth Platel and F. Zumbo. In 2007 she attended the updating course for teachers in Milan at the school  Teatro alla Scala. In 2008 she participated at the updating teachers course on the work of Martha Graham at DAMS of Bologna held by T. Dakine. In 2015 was in Rome to attend the workshops with Mats Ek, Susanne Linke, Ana Laguna, Dominique Mercy.

Some students of L’ANFITEATRO reached to join The Royal Ballet School for summer courses ; Laban school for updating courses; school of TEATRO DELL’OPERA di Roma and ACCADEMIA DI DANZA in Rome for ordinary courses

 

In September 2016 teaches classical dance at DAT-Dancer at work- of Eugenio Buratti in Firenze

 

CHOREOGRAPHY AND DIRECTOR

She is working at the choreography of all the shows of “L’ANFITEATRO” since 1999 with Danilo De Paola ( more of 50 different shows, from musicals as TANZ DER VAMPIRE, THE LION KING, CATS, NOTRE DAME DE PARIS, WE WILL ROCK YOU, etc… to original shows of contemporary dance ; in 2009 she made her debut as a director in the dance show made entirely by herself, from the choreography to costumes and lights: THE GREAT JOURNEY (interpreted by students of professional courses of “L’ANFITEATRO”). In 2008 and 2009, choreographer of ballets for the shows of Special Projects , “IL FLAUTO MAGICO”,” IL PICCOLO PRINCIPE” in collaboration with FNASD and ATERBALLETTO Directed by ARTURO Cannistrà ‘; 2012 Director, creator, choreographer of the dance show neoclassical-contemporary ‘MOMO’ staged at the Teatro D’Annunzio in Latina

In 2012 creates with Danilo De Paola, the “COMPANYL’ANFITEATRO” which debuts in ROMAINDANZA with the musical ‘SIMBA IL NUOVO RE” at National Academy of Dance of Rome, in front of the presence of the Etoile CARLA FRACCI; From 2012 onwards by the choreography for the opening of the INTERNATIONAL CIRCUS FESTIVAL, LATINA.

In 2013, she invents, writes, directs, choreographers the Musical  unpublished ‘BRAVA’. In 2014 she writes and choreographes ‘E BALLA BALLA’ contemporary dance and theater, music by Ilaria Porceddu.

 

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The chorus of L’ANFITEATRO partecipated to many shows of RAIUNO and CANALE 5 (TI LASCIO UNA CANZONE, SENZA PAROLE, AMICI, C’E’ POSTA PER TE, TALE E QUALE SHOW)