Martina is an Italian dancer and teacher, based in Berlin.
Her study of dance began an the early age of 5 with ballet. At the age of 18 her interest shifted to modern and contemporary dance. After graduating in Foreign Languages and Literatures in Milan, she decided to professionaize her dance education.
After taking part in the contemporary dance education program Percorso in Tilt in Milan and Modematelier with Compagnia Zappalà Danza in Catania, she graduated in 2012 in SEAD, Salzburg.
She performed in smaller and bigger companies in Italy and abroad like Compagnia Terra di Nod, Compagnia Balafori, Compagnia Aiep, Cie Willy Dorner. A longer and important collaboration was the one with Compagnia Zaches Teatro with which Ishe performed in many festivals in Italy, Spain, Germany, Belgium.
In 2013 she moved to Berlin, where she took part in a project of Dorky Park, Constanza Macras and then started to develop her own work, solo and in collaboration with other artists, as well as her teaching.
In 2015 she began to worked with the collective Grupo Oito of which she is memeber since then.
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