Eva Maria Grossi was born in Caracas, Venezuela. She started her ballet studies at “Ballet Arte” School, where she had the opportunity to train with some of the greatest instructors of her native country. Grossi had the opportunity to travel to Basel, Switzerland, where she obtained the Merit Diploma of the Vaganova Technique. Upon her return to Venezuela, she graduated from “Ballet Arte” in 1995 and immediately joined the National Ballet of Caracas, Teatro Teresa Careno II company under the artistic direction of Vladimir Issaev, currently artistic director of Arts Ballet Theater of Florida in Miami, Florida. In 1996 Eva started her
professional career touring around the world and performing soloist and principal roles of the company’s repertories such as The Nutcracker, Cinderella, Swan Lake, Coppelia, Don Quixote, Romeo and Juliet among others.