Vincenzo Capezzuto


Vɪɴᴄᴇɴᴢᴏ Cᴀᴘᴇᴢᴢᴜᴛᴏ 

Assistant to choreographer Mᴀᴜʀᴏ Bɪɢᴏɴᴢᴇᴛᴛɪ, former soloist of Aterballetto, Teatro San Carlo, Ballet Argentino by Julio Bocca

After graduated at the San Carlo Opera House Ballet School in Naples directed by Anna Razzi with the highest marks, he joines the company of the same theater playing soloistic roles in the productions: “Te voglie bene assaje” with the choreographies of L. Cannito and music by Roberto de Simone, “La Strada” by M. Pistoni, “Rhapsody” by F. Ashton, “Persephone” by E. Vu An with Isabella Rossellini and Gerard Depardieu.

In the 1998/99 season he was invited by Derek Deane to join the English National Ballet in the productions “Romeo and Juliet” and “Swan Lake” at the Royal Albert Hall and on tour in Australia, China and New Zealand and from the Teatro alla Scala in Milan for the “Cinderella” production by Rudolf Nureyev.

In 2000 he’s invited to join the Teatro San Carlo Opera House as stable soloist dancer performing several productions, among others: “Tarantella” by G. Balanchine, “Sleeping Beauty” by N. Glushak, “Naples” A. Bournonville, “Tram called desire” M. Wainrot, “The Nutcracker” L. Cannito, “Coppelia” R.Petit and others.

In 2001 Julio Bocca invited him to his company The Ballet Argentino as principal dancer performing ballets such as: “Tchaikovsky pas de deux” by G. Balanchine staged by Susanne Farrell, “Coppelia” E. Martinez, “Donizetti Variations” by G. Balanchine, “Le Corsair” M. Petipa, “Desde Lejos” M. Wainrot, “BoccaTango” AM Stekelman, “The River” A. Ailey, “Carmen” A. Alonso and others.

In 2004 he returned to the San Carlo invited by Elisabetta Terabust dancing as principal dancer in such ballets like: “Giselle” D. Deane, “Ma Pavlova” R. Petit, “The Solitude of the Wind” N. Dimitrievsky, “Barmoon-the cage” F. Monteverde, “Mediterranea” M. Bigonzetti.

In 2005 Mauro Bigonzetti invited him as a soloist dancer to the Aterballetto ballet company, company with which he will collaborate for 7 years interpreting ballets and creations by M. Bigonzetti, W. Forsythe, J. Kylian, E. Scigliano, O. Naharin and making tours in Australia , New Zealand, China, United States, Germany, Austria, Greece, Finland, France, Italy, Switzerland, Serbia and others.

Vincenzo during the Aterballetto’s years was invited, as a guest dancer, by the MMCompany directed by Michele Merola with whom he performs in the ballets created for him among others: “I want to be free” dedicated to Rudolf Nureyev, “Kasina35”, “If he ever came back”, “Half of the Shadow”, ” Maps of lost lovers ”and others.

During his career as a dancer he was invited to participate in the International Dance Galas by Vittoria Ottolenghi in the Spoleto Marathon and the Todi Festival, by Alessandra Ferri in the Gala “Ballet stars in the world” by Maximiliano Guerra in the “Gala Nureyev” at the Gala Red Cross of Udine.
He Received many international awards like “Leonide Massine-Positano” the “Roscigno Danza” as best dancer of the year 2005, “Giuliana Penzi” prize for his career, “TOYP” award for the spreading of art in the world.

As assistant to Mauro Bigonzetti he staged his ballots and worked with Lithuanian National Ballet Company, Staatstheater Nürenberg, Theater Hagen, ZfinMalta National Company, YAGP (Youth America Grand Prix) Valencia Dancing Forward Company e ‘La Cita de la danza’ in Benicassìm Spain.

He was invited as judge at the YAGP Youth America Grand Prix together with Joaquin de Luz, Nacho Duato, Elisabeth Platel.

Ballet class
Ballet class con Aterballetto