About me

Erica Fierro's professional experience includes theatre, dance and circus performance.

She holds a degree in the Semiotics of Performing Arts (DAMS-Bologna) and learned her craft as an aerial acrobat at "Espace Catastrophe" in Brussels. She has enjoyed experimenting with body movement since she was a child, practicing track-and-field (foot race), yoga, trick riding.

Erica has worked as an acrobatic mime dancer for Opera Houses such as the Teatro alla Scala (Milan), Teatro Verdi (Florence), Teatro Studio Scandicci (Florence) and Teatro Franco Parenti (Milan). She performed with Circo Bellucci during its tour, collaborated with Circo Takimiry and has appeared in women's circus acts.

She has worked with the well-known Catalan theatre company "La Fura dels Baus".

She has performed for David Lynch.

Erica Fierro founded "La Casa del Circo sull'Albero-The House of the Circus on the Tree" (ASD), a "small circus" school.
She is author of the show "Scarpe Diem", a performance inspired by her irrepressible passion for shoes and directed to the theatre and fashion world.

She has created various indoor and outdoor aerial performances that interact with the surrounding architecture and configuration of the landscape.
Erica Fierro offers performances and shows for private events and large companies.

She is coach and teacher at specialized schools.
Her work is inspired by a desire to tell stories of other worlds that exist beyond word.