Valentina graduated from the Istituto Universitario Orientale of Naples in Modern Literature with specialization in History of Modern and Contemporary Theatre. She then studied cinema in Paris at La Sorbonne and discovered her passion for mime and physical theatre taking classes with Marcela Marceau and Ivan Baciocchi.
She graduated from the International School of Corporeal Mime of London (with Steven Wasson and Corinne Soum), where she also followed the post-graduate program in Teaching and Directing.
Since 2001 Valentina is a physical theatre and mime teacher in several schools and projects in Spain, England, Italy, France and Ireland. As an actress and director she has collaborated with different companies and festivals in several parts of the world: Brazil, France, Germany, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Spain and United Kingdom. In Italy, she has also performed in various projects and conferences/demonstrations on Corporeal Mime.