The Heroine’s Journey of Valentina Del Savio

What is the best thing that I love about my work?   i love the music and what the music creates in me. It is part of me and i can’ t live without music and dance. I love it so much that i decided to teach it.
What is my idea of perfect happiness?  Perfect happiness for me is to give something of yourself to the others.
What is my greatest fear?  My greatest fear is when i couldn’t been able to teach anymore…when i’ll be old.
What is the trait that I most deplore in myself?  my briskness
Which living persons in my profession do i most admire?  Carla Fracci, Roberto Bolle
What is my greatest extravagance?   creativity in everything i do…Everything i do must be different and strange.
On what occasion would I lie?  I don’ t like this word because i prefer to tell the truth also if sometimes it is difficult
What is the thing that I dislike the most in my work?  When people don’t understand the big work that is behind everything that you do…Some people don’t understand that ballet teacher is work like other kinds of work.
When and where was I the happiest, in my work?   At the end of the scolastic year
If I could, what would I change about myself?  I would be able to think more about me and not about the others…Some times i have to think about my happiness and not only about the happiness of the others.
What is my greatest achievement in work? Being a ballet teacher was my dream so i’ m happy to transform my dream in my work.
Where would I most like to live? I think in New York.
What is my most treasured possession?  My children.
What is my most marked characteristic? I’m stubborn
What is my most inspirational location, in my city?  the gymnasium where i work.
What is my favourite place to eat and drink, in my city?  I like many places but my favourite is pizzeria Le Mura.
What books influenced my life and how? The Bible because i like the parables.
Who are my favorite writers? Shakespeare, Thomas Hardy, Oscar Wilde…
You Only Die Once. What music would I listen on my last day? Music of Enya.
Who is my hero or heroine in fiction?  Principesse
Who are my heroes and heroines in real life?  Maria Teresa di Calcutta, Maria Montessori,Principessa Daiana,Coco Chanel…
Which movie would i recommend to see once in a lifetime?  Via Col Vento
What role plays art in my life and work?  Art is in every thing that i do and make
Who is my greatest fan, sponsor, partner in crime?  My father
Whom would I like to work with in 2017?   With some of my teachers
Which people in my profession would i love to meet in 2017? Roberto Bolle
What project, in 2017, am I looking forward to work on?  i hope to resolve some of my problems with my ex husband and to restart with a new life…I would like to have a different life but before i must close this chapter of my life.
Where can you see me or my work in 2017?  on line
What do the words “Passion Never Retires” mean to me?  we can live only with our passions so they can grow on but they would be always with us.
Which creative heroines should Peter invite to tell their story?  Chiara Del Savio,
How can you contact me?  in fb La Tanita Tango

Message of the founder of The Heroine’s Journey Project Peter de Kuster

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