Born in Spain (1979) Altea completed her formation as a dancer at the school of VICTOR ULLATE in Madrid, getting certified with distinction from the Conservatoire of The Hague. In 1997 she enters in Victor Ullate's company, where she danced for three years. In 2001 she moves to Antwerpen to join ROYAL BALLET FLANDERS (Belgium). As a first dancer, she has danced most principal roles of the classical repertoire and had the privilege to work with choreographers as William Forsythe, Marcia Haydèe, David Dawson, Nicolo Fonte, Jiri Kilian, Wayne McGregor, Christian Spuck and Cayetano Soto. In 2014 she left Royal Ballet Flanders and became a freelance choreographer and teacher. Since then she has created work for Ballet of Flanders, Ballet de Santiago de Chile, Compañia Nacional de Danza of Spain, Professional Conservatoires of Madrid and Barcelona, Royal Ballet School Antwerp and for International Gala performances. Since 2009 she has given classical and repertoire ballet classes at Dance Studio Arabesque (Antwerpen) where she also gives choreographic workshops.
Function: Classical dance