photo: © Akiko Miyake
Born in Italy, Roberta works as dancer, and choreographer. She studied in Milano at the «Scuola del Teatro alla Scala» and in Stuttgart at the «John Cranko Schule». Then, she has been working at the Vienna State Opera, Leipziger Opera and Ater Balletto.
Between 2000 and 2013, Roberta worked within the Frankfurt Ballett and the Forsythe Company, creating in collaboration with William Forsythe and all the dancers of the company the dance pieces of the repertoire.
Roberta collaborates with few international artists, working on several interdisciplinary projects such as “ If I had known it would come to this”, dance piece in collaboration with David Kern, Timan O’ Donnell and Cyril Baldy, “Newdismo" dance piece with David Kern, “Solo with R perspective(s)” and “Soli” in collaboration with Laurent Chétouane and Ioannis Mandafounis , “Asingeline” and “Garden State” in collaboration with the art collective MAMAZA. “SUB” with MK, “Osip Mandelstam. a performance” a creation with Ioannis Mandafounis, Elena Giannotti, Bruce Myers. In july 2015 she opened in Rosazza (BI) Italy, AUTOBAHN - WILLIAM WILLHELM CAFFEE - DALLAS an independent space, a crossway of possibilities between local economy and open creativity with a platform for Labs, Concerts, Performances and a prevalently Mexican food take away.
Here some of the places where these works are presented:
Theatre de la Bastille Paris, HAU Berlin, Acker stadt palast Berlin, Tanzhaus Düsseldorf, Biennale Venezia, ADC Ginevra, Kampnagel Hamburg, Kaserne Basel, Live Arts Week Bologna, UOVO festival Milano, Crisalide Forlì, Piedicavallo Festival (BI), De Singel Antwerpen, Schauspielhaus Stuttgart, Kyoto University Art and Design, PACT Zollverein.