Silvia Battaglio studied classic dance at Centro Didattico di Torino (Turin) directed by Sara Acquarone, contemporary dance with Simona Bucci and Adriana Borriello, and dance theatre with Roberto Castello, Michela Lucenti, Abbondanza/Bertoni.
She attended intensive therapy dance and Laban technique workshops at Art Therapy Italiana in Bologna. She completed a physical theatre specialization in Corso di Specializzazione Superiore di teatro fisico at Emilia Romagna Teatro Fondazione in 2001. There she took part in Romeo e Giulietta (Festival di Santarcangelo 2002).
She then took part to the 3rd edition Butrinti International Festival (Albania). Touring in Italy and abroad ended in December 2002.