Founded in Milan in 1813, the historic Ballet School of the Teatro alla Scala became independent in 2001 with the creation of the Academy Foundation of the Teatro alla Scala, which today, with its four departments: Music, Dance, Stage & Lab, Management, covers all professional profiles related to the musical theater. Currently directed by Luisa Vinci, counts among its graduates ├ętoiles the likes of Luciana Savignano and Roberto Bolle.