About: Luca Berardi, a 12-year-old recording artist, was born in Italy and has so far lived in 4 different countries (Italy, Romania, Thailand and Kenya). Has a great passion for music and acting. He first went on stage at only 4 years old in a school production, taking lead role. Holds a grade 3 Musical Theatre Certificate from the London College of Music with a distinction.  Founder Young Animal Rescue Heroes (Yarh) that creates awareness for endangered wildlife and environmental conservation

Youngest Kenya TEDx Youth talk Speaker November, 2015, Brookhouse School Kenya Youngest Speaker at Global March for Wildlife October 3, 2015 in Kenya.  Speaker at the international conference on Capacity Building for Conservation, attended by 170 people from 90 organisations from 35 countries July 2015

Acting, Theatre, Film And Television
Current – Co- Host children programme ‘Big Minds’ KBC TV Kenya, airing Saturdays 9.30am Performed one of the songs he composed at a child finance summit at the UN headquarters in New York (May 2014)

Acting: in the children’s programme ‘Playhouse’ airing every Saturday morning on CitizenTV (Kenya)
For the past 3 years he has been taking lead roles in yearly school productions.
He was a soloist in the first Kenyan opera production ‘Ondieki the Fisherman’

Special Skills:

  •   Fluent in Italian & English with an addition of basic French &German
  •   Singer with piano skills
  •   Golf with a good swing
  •   Special interest in and knowledge of world’s wildlifeTraining
  •   Summer School (Terni, Italy) training & production of ‘Musical’ Bugsy Malone
  •   Wynton House of Music, Nairobi (Kenya)
  •   Drama Classes at Helen O’Grady drama school, Nairobi (Kenya)
  •   Superstar Academy Bangkok (Thailand)