Born in Joinville, Brazil, Luciana Voltolini trained at the Bolshoi School in Brazil. She began training on full scholarship with Boston Ballet School in 2004. Voltolini joined Boston Ballet II in 2006 and was promoted to Boston Ballet's corps de ballet in 2007.
Voltolini has a diverse repertoire with Boston Ballet ranging from classical, neo-classical, and contemporary works. Her repertoire includes Mikko Nissinen's The Nutcracker and Swan Lake, James Kudelka's Cinderella, Marius Petipa's The Sleeping Beauty, Maina Gielgud's Giselle, Rudolf Nureyev's Don Quixote, John Cranko's Romeo and Juliet, George Balanchine's Coppélia, Rubies, Diamonds, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Serenade, La Valse, Concerto Barocco, Ballo della Regina and The Four Temperaments, Jorma Elo's Carmen/Illusions, Helen Pickett's Eventide, and Jiří Kylián's Falling Angels.
Featured roles with Boston Ballet include soloist in Pino Alosa's Paquita, Prayer in Balanchine's Coppélia, Second Theme in The Four Temperaments, and roles in Ballo della Regina and Theme and Variations, Crystal Fairy in Petipa's The Sleeping Beauty, a Shade in La Bayadère, Helena in Balanchine's A Midsummer Night's Dream and Saland in Jerome Robbin's Entique Epigraphs.
Voltolini joined American Ballet Theatre as a member of the corps de ballet in May 2011. Her repertory includes the lead D'Jampe in La Bayadère, one of the Nutcracker's Sisters in Alexei Ratmansky's The Nutcracker and roles in In the Upper Room and Private Light, as well as roles in all of the Company's full-length ballets.