Luana is an Italian professional dancer, emergent choreographer and international dance lecturer based in Berlin.
Luana has been dancing with different companies and choreographers as Nord/West Tanzcompagnie Oldenburg, Skånes Danstheater, Constanza Macras – DorkyPark, Oxymoron Dance Company, Ballet van Leth Production, Heike Hennig&Co, McDance Mayer-Chaffaud, Edd Wubbe, Roberto Zappalà, Amos Ben-Tal, Hans Otto Theatre, Operá de Ballet Tunisienne, and many others.
In 2013 Luana created Noas Cia, a project based dance-theatre crew. Luana has received Production Fundings and supports from Theatres and Cultural Ministries of different Countries as the Berlin Senate, Kulturkontakten Denmark, MiBACT Italy.
Her works have been invited to perform at various Festivals in Europe and over the seas, as Venice Biennale of Architecture 2018, Nao Performing Arts Fest – AiEP., Milano, Gala of the Performing Arts, Teatro Greco, Rome, Scenari Visibili, Lange Nacht der Dresdener Theatre, 360° Festival, Potsdam, Tanztendenzen München, Dansen in ´t park-Gent, Tanzwoche Dresden, Festival Sumar – Argentina, 360° Washhaus Potsdam, National Theater Belgrade –International Festival, Second Hand – Movimento Danza, Naples, 10 times 6 – Uferstudios Berlin, Waschhaus Arena, Potsdam.
Since then, Luana has been winning different choreographic prices.
INTERNATIONAL DANCE TEACHING
Since 2015 Luana is called to teach internationally for professional dance companies, professional dance academies and universities, as Operá de Ballet Nationelle de Tunisi, Nouveau Ballet Tunisienne, Cie. Toula Limnaios, Oxymoron Dance Company, TanzTheater Pforzheim, De Stilte, Breda-NL, Skanes Dansthetater, Malmö, University Fachhochschule Clara Hoffbauer – Dance in Social works, MoveOn Milano, Berlin Dance Institute, Eugenio Buratti – D.A.W., Movimento Danza-Gabriella Stazio, Mp3 Project – Michele Pogliani, New Dance Academy asd, Torino, Advanced Dance Training, Verona, Accademia Iacopini, Roma, Oplas CRD Umbria, Dock 11 Berlin, Oxymoron Dance Company and more.
SOLID COLLABORATIONS – PARTNERSHIPS
- Luana is allied to Anja Kozik, Artistic Director of Oxymoron Dance Company – Waschhaus .Potsdam as a choreographer and company collaborator.
- Luana is an associated Artist of Oplas CRDU.
- Luana is the choreographer of the famous Drum Klub.