Elena is from a tiny Venitian village in Italy. She is a professionally trained dancer and actress, graduating in Drama and Visual Art from the University of Padua. She began performing as a professional actress with a Commedia dell’Arte troupe in Venice. In 2007 she moved to Paris to study at the École Internationale de Théâtre Jacques Lecoq. Elena works as actress and dancer for several companies in both Italy and France. She also teaches Commedia dell’Arte and continues to study and train with master clown teacher and director Ira Seidenstein. Elena joined The Improfessionals in 2014.