Gabriela Silva received her dance training from OrigiNation Cultural Arts Center, Boston Arts Academy and the University of Minnesota Twin Cities. Since then, she has worked with choreographers Fernadina Chan, Dr. Glory Van Scott, Martha Mason, David Parker, Emily Beattie, Peter DiMuro and Reggie Wilson. Currently, she dances with Jean Appolon Expressions, SELMADANSE and Quicksilver Dance. Gabriela is also a dance educator for the Boston Ballet’s Department of Education and Community Initiatives and the co-founder and choreographer of Costasis Arts Collective.