Elena D’Amario was born in Pescara, Italy. She studied modern, ballet, contemporary, and tap at various schools throughout Italy, most prominently at New Step Art Studio.

Over the years, she has won multiple festivals and competitions including the Pescara Dance Festival, the International Expression Dance Competition in 2008, and the International TipTap show in 2007 and 2009 in Rome.

Elena has appeared on multiple TV shows including Oscar TV, The Best years and Il ballo delle debuttanti. She auditioned for the most popular Italian talent show Amici di Maria De Filippi, which led her to winning the opportunity to apprentice with Parsons Dance for the 2010-2011 season.

She joined Parsons Dance in August 2011.