Irene Ureña Biography
CORPS DE BALLET
Born in Almuñécar (Granada), where she began her dance studies, at the age of eight she entered the Reina Sofia Professional Dance Conservatory in Granada, studying with Alejandro Donaire. In 2010 she won first prize at the Andalusian Choreography Contest with a group choreography. That same year she entered the Mariemma Royal Professional Dance Conservatory in Madrid.
In 2012 she took classes at the Boston Ballet School with teachers including Lia Cirio and Tai Jiménez.
In 2013 she graduated in Madrid, specialising in classical ballet.
In 2014 she entered the Professional Dance Program of the Madrid Dance Center with Iván Barreto.
En 2015 she participated in the production of El Principito (The Little Prince) by José Tirado Danza, dancing the roles of The Rose, the Businesswoman and the Serpent, among others.
In September 2015 she joined the National Dance Company, directed by José Carlos Martínez.