KLEVIS ELMAZAJ is a contemporary artist, dancer and choreographer. Driven by the believe that “dance should be inspiring people’s lives” he focuses the creation of movements exceptionally driven by human feelings: emotions, ideas, concepts, believes, that should push the dancers to create original and, most important, readable movements that have an instant impact. When put together in an extended choreography, gives birth to a dance that is strongly connected to the audience, and uses story telling, to be understandable to everyone.
Born in Berat, Albania, started his training at a young age when he moved to Italy. He studied at the Academy School in Rome, at Etoile d’Ilir in Rome and then continued his training at the Ateneo Danza, Forli where he received a years scholarship, He then joined Rambert School of Ballet and Contemporary Dance in London.