was born in Sicily, Italy, in 1980.
After finishing his studies in Visual Art, Costume and Fashion Design he continued to develop his skills in ballet and contemporary dance. In 2000 he began his dance career with Compagnia Zappalà Danza, directed by Roberto Zappalà in Sicily. He danced for choreographers like Enrico C. Musmeci, MDA production with Aurelio Gatti, Linda Magnifico, and appeared as a guest dancer on several dance festivals. In 2004 he started his international collaborations: in Spain with the Compañía Metros Dansa by Ramon Oller, in Austria and Switzerland as a solist dancer for the Walk Tanztheater Projekt Peter Bichsel with Jacqueline Beck and Hanspeter Horner and in Germany for the Ballett-Theater Augsburg and Kempten directed by Jochen Heckmann. Besides the career as a dancer his passion for choreography grew on. Nunzio Impellizzeri choreographed for the Theater Company Gruppo Iarba, the Genius Loci and Studio Ferrera in Italy. In Switzerland he worked with Cinevox Dance Company and the Zürich Tanz-Theater-Schule. In 2009 he collaborated as a Co-choreographer with Gisela Rocha Dance Company and choreographed for the dance platform 12 Min. Max. at Tanzhaus, Zürich.
In 2010 he directed and created the dance production “Just begin… aber pünktlich!” for the Faa-zone Dance Company. In the same year he was selected as a choreographer in SiWiC 2010 - (14 Swiss international Coaching Project Choreographers) directed by Reinhild Hoffmann. In 2011 he worked together with Giorgio Madia for Staatstheater Cottbus in Germany. In April 2012 with the piece “Wait till six” he was the winner of the choreographic competition “Ballet-ex” in Rome. In June he was guest choreographer in Teatro Olimpico, Rome. He presented “Alice in Wonderland” at Stadttheater Winterthur and created “Focu di raggia” for the SSZ_Junior Company, Zürich. In April 2013 with “Attending…for devotion”, he received the choreographer price to the best dance Solo in Teatro Orione in Rome. Recentely he presented In Theater Bernard Zurich, his last production “Behind the picture” ispired by The pictures of Dorian Gray by O. Wilde.
In addition to his activities as a choreographer Nunzio Impellizzeri leads dance workshops. Recently he was a guest of Iwanson International School of Contemporary Dance, ASVZ-ETH Zurich, Staatstheater Cottbus, Stadtheater St. Gallen, Faa-Zone Tanz Company, Gisela Rocha Dance Company, Tanzhaus Zürich, SSZ_Junior Company, Cinevox Junior Dance Company, etc. Presently Nunzio Impellizzeri lives in Zurich, Switzerland, and works on several projects as free-lance choreographer.