Abby Silva Gavezzoli grew up in New Orleans, LA.  She studied with Rhonda Edmundson, Charleen Locasio and Gayle Tabary.  After graduating from the New Orleans Center for Creative Arts in 1998, Abby moved to New York to attend Marymount Manhattan College, under the direction of Katie Langan, Merle Holloman and Anthony Ferro.  In the Spring of 2002, Abby completed her B.F.A.  She has been featured in Dance Magazine and Dance Spirit.  Abby joined Parsons Dance in 2002.