Francesco Venturi
Photo: Laura Cnossen

Francesco Venturi

Junior Company

Francesco Venturi was born in Genoa, Italy, and started his ballet training at the school of Teatro alla Scala in Milan when he was 11. Four years later, he moved to London to continue his training at The Royal Ballet Upper School, from which he graduated in 2022. During his graduate year, he performed roles in Romeo and Juliet and Swan Lake with The Royal Ballet and in The Nutcracker with Birmingham Royal Ballet.


With Dutch National Ballet since:

Place of Birth: 
Genoa (Italy)

Career with Dutch National Ballet: 
Junior Company (2022)

Scuola di Ballo Accademia Teatro alla Scala (Milan, Italy), Royal Ballet Upper School (London, United Kingdom)


  • 2021: The Ballet Association Award at The Royal Ballet School