The italian dancer Roberta Di Laura also for the year 2019 is confirmed as “Member of International Dance Council, Paris UNESCO”, the most important organization all over the world for every forms of dance. She has joined this prestigoius Council sice 2013 and she has got the possibility to offer an international certification to her students and to partecipate at World Dance Congresses promoted by CID Sections.
Roberta Di Laura was born in Taranto in 1992, professional dancer, teacher and choreographer, Member of the International Dance Council of Paris (UNESCO), Ambassador of the “Universum Academy Switzerland” of Lugano and artistic director of the International Universum Dance Award, graduated in classical, modern and contemporary dance at the Free University of Dance and Theater of Mantua with recognition by the Ajkun Ballet Theater of New York, graduated in Arts and Performing Sciences at the Sapienza University in Rome, she continues the studies with the course of master’s degree in “Theater, Cinema, Dance and Digital Arts” at the same University, she has followed dance stages with internationally renowned masters, first dancers and étoiles from the major academies of the dance scene such as the St. Petersburg Vaganova Academy , Conservatory of Music and Dance in Paris, Opera in Vienna, Bolshoi in Moscow, Ballet of Cuba, Op éra in Paris, Royal Ballet of Flanders, English National Ballet in London, Contemporary Dance School in Hamburg, Steps on Broadway in New York and many others. She has taken part in various stages at prestigious academies such as the La Scala Theater Dance School in Milan, the Dance School of the Teatro dell’Opera in Rome, the Ballet School of Rome and the National Dance Academy in Rome.
She has presented Dance works of Research for the World Dance Congresses held in Athens, St. Petersburg, Canada, Florida, Warsaw, Ukraine, Avignon and Tokyo where she was the only Italian to send a dance work of research and to represent Italy abroad. In addition, during the 50th World Dance Congress held in Athens was presented her thesis “Ida Rubinstein: revolution between theatre and dance”. She has won several competitions and scholarships, has curated choreography for several important events and was invited to dance in numerous prestigious events in Italy and abroad, including her debut as a prima ballerina and principal interpreter in the international production “Titanic Live Concert” with music by Robin Gibb (Bee Gees) and Robin J. Gibb, her participation in the “International Festival of Sanremo Wellness”, “Giovani Eccellenze 2017 – Urbino” as a guest of honor and several tour in Germany where she took part as a dancer at various events including “Intercultural Festival of Cologne” and “Love, Love. Die schönsten italienischen Liebesgeschichten “with the famous author Reinhold Joppich,” Der Nussknacker “(Ulm, Cologne),” Domenico Straface Live Konzert “at the Italienischer Gemeindesaal in Frankfurt am Main,” WeltTanzTag “in Ulm and on the famous” Ulmer Schachtel “for the Project” Tanzen auf der Donau “project. She was also the protagonist of the “Modern Dubai Ballerina Project” held in Dubai and of the “Traveling Ballerina Project” held in Cologne, Mannheim and Abu Dhabi. Invited to dance in England at “The Mystical Heart Festival”, at the opening ceremony of the “Formosa International Poetry Festival” at the National University of Arts in Taipei (Taiwan) and at the “Tozeur International Poetry Festival and Visual Arts” in Tunisia.
She has received several awards and honors for her achievements in dance, including: “The Night of the Oscars” 2014, “International Prize Crisalide Valentino’s City2015” for the dance, “Nilde Iotti Award 2016” as a distinguished female character in the dance industry “for having given prestige to the City of Taranto with its meritorious work in the world of dance”, in the presence of authorities and high institutional positions including the Deputy Chairman of the Senate Valeria Fedeli, “City of Monopoli Award” for the category Young Excellent, “International Universum Women’s Award” by the “Universum Academy” of Lugano chosen among ten female characters from all over the world and on the same occasion she also receives from the International University of Peace the appointment of “Ambassador of Peace. The young woman was also awarded by the City of Statte, her town of residence, which gave her a plaque of recognition as “Ambassador of grace and beauty in the world” and has been nominated “Honorary Member” of the International Association Pugliesi nel Mondo “. He also received the “Premio Adoc Città di Taranto Fiducia 2017”, “Women of Puglia Award – City of San Nicola”, “Semper Fidelis Award” from the Universum Academy Switzerland in Lugano, “King Manfredi International Culture Award” , recognition already attributed to dance stars such as Roberto Bolle, “Salento Donna Award” and the “Life Time Achievements Award” from Writers Corner International (India).
Model for Italy and Ambassador in the world for the well-known international clothing brand “Ballet Papier” in Barcelona for which she also posed in Germany, Switzerland, Romania and Emirates and for numerous photographic projects including “In Punta di Piedi among the Castles of Puglia”, “2017 Calendar” promoted by Confcommercio Taranto aimed at enhancing the beauty of the “City of the Two Seas”, “Ballerina Project Berlin” held in Berlin posing for the well-known photographer René Bolcz and later presented at the “State Academic Theater of Opera and Ballet” of Lviv in Ukraine, “Tänzerin am Main” realized in Frankfurt on the Main, presented in St. Petersburg and published exclusively on the prestigious Italo-German newspaper ” Corriere D’Italia “. She also posed for the photographic project “Stuttgart Tanz”, “Wunderbar Taranto”, “Tanzen auf der Donau” in Ulm and “Hamburg Tanz Projekt” in Hamburg and “Interfoto Work Shooting” (Bonn). She is also the protagonist of the official spot of the Global Dance Festival 2018 (Atsugi – Japan), for the spot of “The Mystical Heart Festival” realized at the Festungsruine in Singen (Germany) and for the official video clip “Bella Ciao” by PietroB. Also worthy of note is her participation in the conference “Health and longevity from the Mediterranean diet” held in Berlin in the context of the XXII European Athletics Championships, the performance at Palazzo Pantaleo in Taranto for the “Linea Blu” television program broadcast on Rai Uno, the inclusion in the “Calendar Women of Puglia 2019” and its participation in a prestigious internship with Carla Fracci. She is currently a dance teacher in Germany.