artistic director Massimiliano Leoni



Founded in 1979 by Paola Leoni (dancer and teacher at the Accademia di Danza in Rome, founder and first artistic director of the international dance festival Nuova Danza), Asmed-Balletto di Sardegna is the first dance company of Sardinia officially recognized by institutions. Always interested in experimenting the multifarious languages of contemporary dance and in researching new contaminations among the arts, throughout its thirty-year history Asmed has collaborated with many prominent figures of the international contemporary dance and dance theatre scene, choreographers and directors, as well as with emerging artists.