Mr. Marculetiu is a native Transylvanian from Sibiu, Romania. At age 9, Cosmin was discovered in a nation-wide search for artistic talents and accepted into the Academy of Arts and Choreography in Cluj-Napoca, RO. He completed the Academy with honors and also received certification in pedagogy and choreography.
After graduating, Mr. Marculetiu was contracted as Soloist with the Romanian National Ballet in Cluj-Napoca, RO and the touring company Europe Ballet.
He continued his professional dance career with the Croatian National Ballet in Croatia's capital, Zagreb. Mr. Marculetiu also danced in various productions and commercials produced by Zagrebacka Televizija, which was the leading television network in Croatia.
In 1992 he joined Soloist the Landesbuhnen Sachsen in Radebeul (Dresden), Germany where he danced for 10 years as Soloist. The Sachische Zeitung and The Morgen Post followed his dance career and published many excellent reviews and articles about his life and performances.
Mr. Marculetiu has established himself as a Master ballet instructor in New England and the east coast since his arrival to the USA in 2002. He was on the dance faculty of the Boston Arts Academy and Artistic Associate at Jose Mateo's Ballet Theatre where he coached, taught, and rehearsed students and Company members.
Mr. Marculetiu has also received excellent reviews for his performances in various productions from the Boston Globe, the Boston Herald, and the Metro. In August of 2010 Mr. Marculetiu founded the International Ballet Academy of Norwell which is a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to serve the South Shore of Massachusetts, New England and artistic communities abroad, and is founder and executive Director of New England Movement Arts in Burlington, MA.