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Gloria Todeschini

The Italian Gloria Todeschini studied at the Académie de Danse Princesse Grace de Monaco and gained her first stage experience in Jean-Christophe Maillot’s »Opus« and Marius Petipa’s »Sleeping Beauty«. This was followed in 2009 by an engagement at the Ballet du Capitole de Toulouse under Nanette Glushak. In 2011 she moved to the Slovak National Ballet under Jozef Dolinský, in 2016 to the Tiroler Landestheater under Enrique Gasa Valga. In 2018 she danced with the Ballet de Nice Méditerranée, in 2019/20 she was a member of the Ballet am Rhein Düsseldorf Duisburg. Her repertoire includes ensemble and leading roles in Valgas’ »Mayerling«, Vasily Medvedv’s »Onegin«, Vladimir Malakhov’s »Sleeping Beauty«, Nacho Duato’s »Duende«, Natalia Horecna’s »Slovak Dances«, Ohad Naharin’s »Minus 16«, Martha Graham’s »Steps in the Street«, Jiří Kylián’s »Six Dances« and »Petite Mort« as well as Martin Schläpfer’s »Swan Lake«, »Cellokonzert« and »Reformationssymphonie«. Since the 2020/21 season Gloria Todeschini has been a member of the Corps de ballet of the Vienna State Ballet.