Glenelg, South Australia
Alessandro Gavello. Circus & Theatre performer by passion, Artistic Director by skill, Teacher by nature, Actor by trade, Practitioner of Commedia dell'Arte based in South Australia by fate, Sport Pioneer by Choice.
Born in Italy in 1974. Practiced Martial Arts (Ju tai jutsu) for several years, then, during his studies in becoming a PE Teacher and a Hit Ball coach, he decided to explore a little further the Arts.
Berlin Gymnaestrada in 1995 as an acrobat, Argentinean Tango performance on stilts to celebrate the New Millennium in Torino (31-12-1999), as a student at the Moscow Circus school in 2002, Physical Theatre studies (Lecoq method) for 3yrs (2001-2004), and the "International School of Comic Acting & Commedia dell'Arte" with A. Fava in 2004.
Landed in Australia in 2005, performed and taught Circus and Commedia to more than 10,000 audience members since then.
Based in Adelaide, South Australia, working and living doing what he likes the most and has a passion for; has been called now for 3yrs in a row to be a lecturer at the Italian University in Movement Science in subjects related to the Performing Arts, movement and body awareness.
In his last adventure he is introducing a new Sport to Australian sports lovers. It's called Hit Ball and it's just arrived, from one of the most inventive minds on the Planet, directly from Italy, where it built a solid reputation in the last few years!
hitball.com.au up and running!!