1996 Valencia, Spain
Elena Puchol was born in 1996 in Valencia, Spain. Where she had her ballet training at the Conservatorio Superior de Danza de Valencia. Right after she developed her contemporary skills at Rambert School in London, finishing her Foundation/BA (Hons) Degree.
Since 2019, Elena have been freelancing around Europe and working as a performer for different dance companies, art collectives and artists such as TAIAT DANSA (Valencia) AOMaon (France), La Imperfecta (Madrid), Chantal Kohllmeyer, Nicolas Ventura, Jesus Pedroche, Olivia Grassot, etc.
Elena since 2021 is developing her own choreographic work like RYTTARNA (3rd prize award at the XX Choreographic competition Burgos-NY), currently part of Castilla & León Young Company’s repertoire and performed around Spain in various theaters. Her last choreography called NO HAY HUECO EN EL JARDÍN have been performed in theaters such as Teatros del Canal (Madrid), Paco Rabal Theater (Madrid), Conde Duque Theater(Madrid), and also finalist at the 36º Choreographic Contest of Madrid winning 5 prizes; AISGUE - ADF Foundation award within ICR Programme, Dantzaz Company Award, Vilarinyo Residence Award, Cervandantes Festival Award, and Critics Award.
She is currently directing her co-founded producer SOMOS, which develops, produces and distributes interdisciplinary artistic works created substantially with the art of movement. Elena is interested in exploring the dehumanization of the body through visual dramaturges. Her researches are also around discovering new paths of movement to help the unconsciousness and the unknown of the connection between mind, soul and body. She transforms the ideas into contemporary choreography for live performances and movement film projects.
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Currently finishing Superior Degree in performance at Conservatorio Superior de Danza María de Ávila, Madrid, Spain.
Higher Degree in Visual and Shows Production at IFP Madrid, Spain.
Foundation Degree and BA Honors at Rambert School of Ballet and Contemporary Dance in London, UK.
Classical Degree in Conservatorio Profesional de Danza de Valencia