Andrea Arobba (b.1969) is a dancer, choreographer, educator, director, curator and performing artist. She graduated from the National Dance School, Uruguay and is currently the Director of Gen Center for Arts and Sciences, as well as of its resident dance company, Gen Danza. She created and has curated for ten years the annual dance season “Solos al mediodía” (a pun in Spanish that means both “solos at midday” and “alone at midday,” a title that relates to a classic Spanish film “Alone at midnight”), that takes place in Uruguay’s Teatro Solís. Andrea is also a tenured lecturer at the National Dance School, and is an experienced practitioner and instructor of Aikido, a martial art in which she has reached a fourth dan degree.