Marika Gangemi was born in 1984 in Reggio Calabria, Italy. She started her professional dance training at M.A.S (Milan), under the direction of Susanna Beltrami. After graduation she joined Materiali Resistenti D.F. in a world tour in the production “Waterwall”, by Ivan Manzoni. In 2008 she moved to Berlin and at the same time she began to work around Europe as a freelance dancer, aerial performer, actress and singer. Later she went to New York after receiving two scholarships for B.D.C. , where she also attended master classes at Merce Cunningham D.C. She took part in short productions of different companies like RØRSTRØMSK by Lise Løsmann, MDK by Daniele Ziglioli, Tansik by Chizu Kimura. In 2012 she worked as wall dancer with battleROYAL by Brendan Shelper. In 2013 she joined cie. toula limnaios.
Stephanie Thiersch, Isack Peter Abeneko, Fabien Almakiewicz, Mathieu Antajan, Tim Behren, Béla Bisom, Judith Bwire, Matteo Ceccarelli, Guy Cools, Jasper Diekamp, Dj Elephant Power, Viviana Escalé, Julien Ferranti, Marika Gangemi, Karolin Henze, Inés Hernandez, Alexandra Karentzos, Annamari Keskinen, Moo Kim, Rostislav Kozhevnikov, Mu-Yi Kuo, I-Fen Lin, Colas Lucot, Alexandra Naudet, Michele Meloni, Holger Mertin, Niko Moddenborg, Teemu Myöhänen, Tommy Noonan, Kingsley Odiaka, Chang Ik Oh, Kepha Oiro, Juliette Omolo, Florian Patschovsky, Georgina Philp, Marcela Ruiz Quintero, Martin Rottenkolber, Anton Skrzypiciel, Justyna Śliwa, Camille Revol, Valenti Rocamora i Torà, Sabine Schneider, Barbara Streil, Joel Suárez Gómez, Joseph Suchy, Anna Volkland, Wolfgang Zamastil