Patricia Friza studied at the ballet school of the Vienna State Opera. She joined the company in 1997 where she danced classical and neo classical ballets. In that time she created and worked with different choreographers, including Renato Zanella, Jiri Kylian, Hans van Manen and John Neumeier. In 2006 she joined the Hamburg Ballet and was promoted to soloist in 2009. Since 2010 she has created several ballets with Aleix Martinez including Trencadís, Kleines Requiem, S.O.S. and Lorca.