Alessandro Vacca

Dancer and international choreographer born in Italy, graduated from Teatro Nuovo di Torino.

Some major dance critics as Vittoria Ottolenghi and Roger Salas wrote about him on international magazines as "Balletto Oggi" - "Prove Aperte" - "El Pais". 

He has been dancing in major theaters as Carlo Felice (Genoa) - Arena di Verona - Ponchielli (Cremona) - La Foderia (Reggio Emilia) - Palacio de Bellas Artes (Mexico City) - Dansens Hus (Stockholm) - Teatro Comunale del Marocco (Rabat) - La Fourmi (Luzern) - Belgrade Drama Theatre (Belgrade) and among others.

Soloist in several operas including Turandot, Mefistofele, Barbiere di Siviglia.

In 1998 he danced as a soloist in the musicals "Jesus Christ Superstar" and "Evita" by Massimo Romeo Piparo.

Since 1999 he's been dancing as a soloist in the dance company “Compagnia Zappalà Danza”of Catania (Italy) in the following productions: "Pasolini nell’era di Internet" - "Mediterraneo l.a.s.d.f." - "estratti da Berretto a Sonagli" - "Progetto Stravinskij l'anelito all'unione" - "Time Code" - "TZ 001" - "Les Noces" - "Pulcinella" - "Patchwork" - "Quartet Groove" - "Soliloquylit" - "Instruments 1 scoprire l’invisibile".

In 2001 he was one of Elisa's live concert dancers at Castiglioncello, in 2003 he danced and choreographed Claudio Baglioni's tour in Sicily “Ci sono anch’io" and from 2003 to 2007 he danced and choreographed Maison Marella Ferrera's high fashion runways in Catania. 

Contemporary dance teacher at the theather “Scenario Pubblico” of Catania for the advanced course of the “Compagnia Zappalà Danza” and at Peridance Capezio Center of New York for the students of 2016 Certificate Program.

Since 2012 he has been collaborating with Oniin Dance Company, working as Principal Dancer and choreographer alongside the artistic director Daniela Rapisarda in the following productions: "Corruption" - "Omaggio a Morricone" - "Oniriko" - "Phonè M" - "Taijitu". For Oniin Dance Company Alessandro teaches workshops all over the world: New York, Hong Kong, Shangai, Miami, Seoul and Fukuoka among others.