Meet Simone Frederick Scacchetti, new Company member

Simone FredericSimone Headshotk Scacchetti, born in Turin in 1993, started his first studies at the school “IL GABBIANO espressione in movimento” (2000-2010) under the direction of Franca Pagliassotto and Erika Tiso.

In September 2010 he moved his studies to Switzerland to attend the professional academy of “Ecole-Atelier Maurice Béjart” directed by Michelle Gascard. There he studied classic and modern dance, contemporary dance, Indian dance, the art of
singing, percussion and Kendo ( Japanese martial art ).

During his studies, Simone Frederick took part in some productions from the repertoire of the Cie “Béjart Ballet Lausanne” directed by Gil Roman. There he performed in works such as “Le Sacre du Printemps”, “Bolero” , “Soirée Mahler, Hommage a Jorge Donn” and others.

In December 2013 he began his first professional role at the Opernhaus Zürich in the production “Alcina” under the direction of Chritof Loy. From June 2014 until September 2017, he join the company “Tanz Theater Regensburg” directed by Yuki Mori.

Simone Frederick has worked with many International artists including Ismael Ivo, Anthony Rizzi, Stephan Thoss, Marina Mascarell, Natalia Rodina, Joeri Alexander Dubbe and many more. He has also performed on international stages in Beijing – China, Nimes Arena – France and in Belgium, Switzerland, Italy and Germany.