Valentina Baché Rodriguez (they/he/she)
Valentina Bache Rodriguez was born and raised in Playa del Carmen, Mexico. At fifteen years old, they skipped high school and moved to Massachusetts to attend Bard College at Simon's Rock, where he obtained her Associates Degree in Biology and Dance at the age of seventeen. Then, they moved to NYC to attend Hunter College for a BA in Dance graduating spring of last year. She has learned from Yeniv Abraham, Shamel Pitts, Alberto de la Saz, Nina Goldman, Blakeley White-Mcguire, Maura Donahue, Zina Zinchenko, Nikolas Ventura, among many others. And has performed works by Kyle Abraham, Yael Levitan, Alwin Nikolai, among others. Their current works operate as introspective movement diaries in which personal and societal absurdities are explored. Through the spatio-emotional investigation of the unmapped qualities of human experience, Valentina hopes to innovate motion as an endless expressive realm of possibilities for themselves and those involved in the process.