Irene Coticchio (IT/AT) born in Sicily, studied Foreign Languages and Literature in Palermo, acting at Philippe Gaulier in London and singing in Italy, London and Vienna. For her singing, theatre, dance and her literature studies, are just different sides of a whole, and she’s been learning parallel all these disciplines according to her interests and curiosity. As a performer and actress, she appeared in several international productions. Since 2001 she is part of the performance group Toxic Dreams. Besides her activity as a performer, she researches traditional music from Sicily and the South of Italy and in 2007 she founded the Irene Coticchio Trio.