Andrea Bena was born in Turin, Italy, and made his first experiences on stage in the childrens' choir of the Teatro Regio in Turin. At the age of eight he started training ballet and joined the modern dance company of Susanna Egri as a student when he was 14. In 2003, he took part in the international ballet competition in New York and was advised to attend the Heinz-Bosl-Stiftung where he got his degree two years later.
He joined the Corps de ballet of the Bavarian State Ballet in autumn 2005.
Cambio d´abito (S. Sandroni), creation