Born in Ticino, Switzerland, Léna pursued the Certificate of Higher Education in Contemporary Dance in NSCD, Leeds, UK in 2013 and obtained the Certificate of Advanced Studies in Theatre Performance and Contemporary Live Arts in Accademia Teatro Dimitri, Switzerland, in 2017. In 2018-2019 she took part in the International Dance Journey of the Kibbutz Contemporary Dance Company, Israel, where she studied Rami Be’er’s repertoire work. In 2020, she joined the Cie. Marchepied(CH) in Lausanne, Switzerland. Currently based in Lausanne.

Professional Experience


Dancer for High Risk Body, Marcel Leemann Physical Dance Theatre, Bern (CH)


Dancer in Cie Le Marchepied(CH), Lausanne (CH)
Artistic Direction: Corinne Rochet and Nicholas Pettit
Invited Choreographers: Joshua Monten, Yann Lheureux, Tiziana Arnaboldi and Corinne Rochet&Nicholas Pettit

Dancer for itinerant project Passeggiarte in the marble quarries of Arzo (CH)


Performer for Dance Party (the apocalypse is disappointing) by Grace Euna Kim, Lake Studios, Berlin

Performer for Horses/courses by Hannes Langolf, Performance Project in festival B12 performed in Dock 11 (Berlin, Germany)

10-months Masa Dance Journey in Kibbutz Contemporary Dance Company (Israël) - Repertoire Work of Rami Be’er - Final performances in Zichri Theater, Kibbutz Ga’aton

Performer for Sitting on a Man’s Head, by Okwui Okpokwasili in Berliner Biennale 2018 at KW Institute of Contemporary Art, Berlin


Performer for video installation Berlin Alexanderplatz, by visual artist Marievic, filmed in Berlin

Dancer for Naiadi by Anna Keller, itinerant performance in Parco Scherrer, Morcote (CH) 

Performer in La Manada for the Research programme of Azahara Ubera in P.A.R.T.S, Brussels (BE)

Dancer for Tutti Colori by Roxane Huilmand, Zinnema theatre, Brussels (BE)

Dancer for Entrevue by Maud Brambach, Festival Agitart, Figueres, Spain


Bruixas short format dance duet performed in festival Plein Air à Voltaire in Geneva, CH

A Prayer Before Birth, dance piece for five dancers, performed in Zichri Theater, Kibbutz Ga'aton, Israël

Oxymore, solo piece performed in Zichri Theater, Kibbutz Ga'aton, Israël

oSmosi, solo performance, Festival Territori, Bellinzona, Switzerland