Veronica Melis was born in Italy. She holds an M.A in Fine Arts Cum Laude from the University of Bologna, as well as 3 European professional diplomas in performing arts. As a performer and creator of theatre, dance, circus, cinema, television, fashion and arts performances for over 20 years. She has collaborated with many artists in 15 over countries and has performed in six languages. Known for her interdisciplinary approach, poetic and tragicomic creations, she also collaborates with En Piste – Circus Arts national network, the National Theatre School of Canada, the National Circus School, and the Council of Arts and Letters of Quebec. She resides in Montreal since 2004.