Monika Lepisto

compagnia-monika-lepisto Of Italian and Finnish descent, Monika Lepisto was born in Rome in 1988. She began and perfected her dance training in important schools, such as Balletto di Roma (1994/2001); Scuola del Teatro dell’Opera di Roma (2001/2003); Accademia Nazionale di Danza (2003/2004); English National Ballet School (2004/2007). From July 2007 to June 2010 she was part of the English National Ballet, where in 2007 she won the choreography contest held by the British dance company. In 2004 she won the 1st prize both in Concorso Internazionale Città di Rieti and in Concorso Internazionale Eurocity di Castiglioncello (Moderno Juniores), as well as winning the 3rd Classico Allievi prize in the E. Polyakov contest.