Graduated at ArtEZ Dance Conservatoire, Arnhem - The Netherlands: BDA, croho 34798. Luana has been dancing intensively with different companies and choreographers as Nord/West Tanzcompagnie Oldenburg (Tanz Mainz), Skånes Danstheater, Cooperativa Maura Morales, Constanza Macras - Dorky Park, Oxymoron Dance, Troublayn-Jan Fabre, Ballet de l' Operá de Tunis, Ballet van Leth Production, Heike Hennig & Co., Cia.Perversos Polimorfos, McDance Mayer - Chaffaud, Edd Wubbe/Scapino Rotterdam, Roberto Zappalà, IP-Tanz, Erik Kaiel, Amos Ben-Tal, Phylip Taylor, Anouk van Dijk, Alexander Nerlich - Hans Otto Theater, Anne Gieske, Dali Touiti, Dans Brigade Amsterdam, Dans Ateliér Rotterdam, Gabriella Stazio, Periferic Berlin - Bogotá, among others.
With her first own creation (Berlin 2013) Luana receives the production support from the city of Berlin. The first reviews of her creations compare her alternative, activist and socially relevant work to the aesthetic of La la la Human Steps.
Since then, Luana has been called to create and collaborate with artists and choreographers coming from all over the world and to present her work in different venues and Festivals as HAU2 Berlin, 360° Waschhaus Potsdam, Venice Biennale of Architecture2018, Nao Performing Arts Fest - Milano, Stadt für Eine Nacht Potsdam, T-Werk Potsdam, Oxy & Co., International Tanzwoche Dresden, Tanztendenzen München, Initiative Neue Zirkus Festival, Torino Fringe Festival, Tanz-Bozen Festival, Festival Sumar - Argentina, Dansen in t'park-Gent, National Theater Belgrade International Festival, Second Hand - Movimento Danza-Napoli, InSincronia-Piacenza, BPform-Body Perform - Marti/Kodance Roma, 10 times 6 - Uferstudios Berlin, WeihnachtsFestival Berlin, Lange Nacht der Dresdener Theater, among others.
In 2015 Luana receives her first Funding Support by the Cultural Ministry - Senate of Berlin, for the production "Minions Re-Version", with which she was nominated "one of the most promising, emerging young choreographers" on the review by a member of the Kulturfoerderung's jury, and stated on the German newspapers: "Tanz und Zeitgenössischer Tanz".
Luana kept creating and receiving productions support and tour sustainments by International institutions and Cultural Ministries as from MiBACT Italy, Kulturkontakt Denmark, Berlin Investitione, Kulturstiftung des Freistaates Sachsen, Baramee of Arts Bangkok.
Throughout her career as a Dancer, Luana has developed her own unique class method which combines diverse disciplines and contemporary dance techniques: the PHYSICAL PERFORMANCE. Known among International dance companies, Professional Academies, dance Universities, and workshops, the class of Luana allows the dancers to amplify their knowledges in diverse fields.
Luana is called internationally at professional dance companies and Universities, as TanzComagnie Rostock, Operá de Ballet Nationelle de Tunisi, Nouveau Ballet Tunisienne, Cie. Toula Limnaios, ArtEZ danceacademie, De Stilte dance company, Iwanson, Berlin Dance Institute, and more.
Luana has graduated at the music school when she was 13, at that time she already was touring as a pianist and drummer for classical concerts and popular events.
In the later stages, Luana shifted her interest toward bass-guitar and voice work for which she has been engaged in different Theatre projects and Festivals.
Moreover, Luana has collaborated with great composers and music producers as: Sven Helbig, Claus Erbskorn, Malte Preuss, Nikolas Schreck, and more.