Angelo Petracca

Born in Bari and based in Berlin, starts studying ballet and contemporary dance in his own city before moving to Rome where he deepened the Cunningham technique with D. Verga, B. Ogan and T. Caley, former dancers The Merce Cunningham Dance Company. He dances with the company ATON DinoVergaDanza from 2007 until 2009. Then he starts his research about body languages and improvisation techniques with Virgilio Sieni, Theo Clinkard, Michele Di Stefano, Keren Rosenberg and develops performance art skills with Alessandro Sciarroni and joining the vocal chorus of Edipo Re by Chiara Guidi/Societas. He dances for the companies Altradanza from Bari, Teatro Lirico di Cagliari, Menhir/Giulio De Leo, Interno5 (Tudisco, Sicca), Nexus/Simona Bertozzi, Le Supplici/Fabrizio Favale, Gruppo WOW/DanteAntonelli, Matan Zamir and Gal Naor/The progressive wave and DAGADA Dance Company/Karolin St├Ąchele. He wins, in a duet with O. Izzo, the prize for young choreographers DNAppunti Coreografici and is selected for Vetrina della Giovane Danza d'Autore 2017 with Studio sulla purezza. In 2019 he wins residency calls of Trac-Theatre residency center of Puglia and NAOcrea/Ariella Vidach with his new work
IFIGENIA (Studio sulla rinuncia) produced by Interno5. He holds workshops about improvisation tools and compositions in dance schools and professional programs like Opificio in Movimento, Leipziger Tanztheater, DOCK11 and EDEN Studios in Berlin.

  1. Performance-Projekt Present Perfect Continuous
  2. Kurs Contemporary
Angelo  Petracca