Frankfurt Dresden Dance Company - Jacopo Godani

Frankfurt Dresden Dance Company ::Amanda Lana

Amanda Lana


Born in Belo Horizonte, Brazil. At the age of seven she started her dance training in her hometown with Lucia Vieira, learning classical ballet, Irish tap and contemporary dance. After participating in the Youth American Grand Prix International Ballet Competition in 2012, she was invited to join the Princess Grace Academy in Monte Carlo, where she began her three-year professional training in 2013. While there she danced in works by Jean-Cristophe Maillot, Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui, Gaetan Morlotti, Bruno Roque and Eugenio Buratti, as well as a piece by Marco Goecke. After graduating in 2016 she joined the Royal Swedish Ballet in Stockholm, where she performed in choreographies by William Forsythe, Alexander Ekman, Pär Isberg, Cristopher Wheeldon and August Bournonville. She joined the Dresden Frankfurt Dance Company in May 2018.