Lea Moro is a performer and choreographer from Switzerland, based in Berlin and Zurich. She studied at the Scuola Teatro Dimitri (BA in Physical Theatre), LABAN Centre London (Diploma in Dance Studies) and graduated 2014 from the Inter-University Centre for Dance Berlin (BA Dance, Context, Choreography). Her group piece (b)reaching stillness (2015), was invited to the German Dance Platform 2016 and Swiss Dance Days 2017 and is touring internationally a.o. Festival Moving in November in Helsinki, Arsenic Lausanne, Festival ImPulsTanz Vienna (FM4 Fan Award). Her solo performance Le Sacre du Printemps, a ballet for a single body (2013/14) was presented internationally a.o. at HAU Hebbel am Ufer Berlin, Festival Tanztage Sophiensaele Berlin, Colombo Dance Platform Sri Lanka, Festival Solos al Mediodía in Montevideo. In 2015/16 Lea Moro was artist in residence at the K3 Centre for Choreography Tanzplan Hamburg and developed the solo musical The End of the Alphabet.
Lea Moro is nominated talented choreographer in the year book 2015 of tanz magazine. In the same year she received the Elsa-Neumann scholarship of the city Berlin 2015, in 2014 the DanceWEB scholarship during the Festival ImPulsTanz in Vienna, in 2016 a research scholarship of Senat Berlin and between 2014-16 she was supported by the PAP-Mentoring Program Berlin. In 2017 Lea Moro received the cultural price 'Werkstipendium' by the City of Zurich and in 2018 the cultural award 'Förderpreis' by the canton Zurich.
Lea Moro founded and co-curated the Acker ́Festival Berlin (2013/14), between 2012 -14 she was council member of der Akademischer Senat / Erweiterter Akademischer Senat UdK Berlin and since 2014 she is part of the curatorial team for the residency program Schloss Bröllin (D). 2017/18 Lea Moro is part of the Young Associated Artist Programm at Tanzhaus Zürich in cooperation with Pro Helvetia. In Summer 2017 her group piece FUN! premiered a.o. with shows at Festival Tanz im August, Tanzhaus Zürich, Festival Uzès Danse, Kaserne Basel, Arsenic Lausanne.
In 2018/19 Lea Moro makes a further education in 'Systemische Organisationsberatung' at artop, institute of the Humboldt-Universität Berlin.
In January 2019 premiered Their Limbs Their Lungs Their Legs a choreographic work for nine dancers, created in collaboration with the Theatre Academy of the University of the Arts Helsinki (Touring in Finnland, Estland, Switzerland). In 2019 – 21 Lea Moro develops the artistic longterm project Sketch of Togetherness and in April 2019 she creates the BA graduation work at DOCH Stockholm. Furthermore she will be teaching at the Inter-University Centre for Dance Berlin and at Manufacture Lausanne.