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Dancers

Maurizio Montis

Educated at the Vienna State Opera Balletschool, under the direction of  Michael Birkmeyer and Renato Zanella, Maurizio graduated in 1999. From there he went to the Academie de danse Classique Princesse Grace de MonteCarlo, under Marika Besobrasova. Maurizio moved to London to study at London Contemporary Dance School before working on “The Fairy Queen”, with choreographer Kim Brandstrup, Theatre National de L’Opera Comique Paris. He then went on to work with Didy Veldman on “Peter and the Wolf”, at the New Victory Theatre Broadway, and “Hotel Follies”, choreographed by Christopher Marney at the Arts Theatre London.

Maurizio performed at Glyndebourne Festival in “The Fairy Queen”, choreographed by Kim Brandstrup and directed by Jonathan Kent, which went on to the Royal Albert Hall. He then danced in the film “The Death of Pentheus” directed by Philip B Haas, choreographed Lucy Burge, as well as “Stimulus” choreographed by Christopher Marney, at the Bridewell Theatre London. His other recent work includes  “La Gioconda” and “Pulcinella” choreographed by Regina Wielingen for Holland Park Opera, “Peter and the Wolf” Uk Tour – Choreographer Didy Veldman; “Spellbound Dance Company” direction Mauro Astolfi, Rome; “Salzburg Dance Company” direction Peter Breuer.

Maurizio regularly teaches professional classes in modern, Contemporary, Jazz and Ballet Techniques. He speaks fluent Italian, English, German and Portuguese.