Dresden Files: Venice
Carmela da Mosto
Dancer in Masquerade
She was held captive at Clotilde Courau‘s aprtment along with several of the other Masquerade dancers by Damian Petra and rescued by Luca Porrini, Dolores Alegra Malspina, Gina Tortelli and the ladies of La Belle D’Venice. Having had too mucch to drink later that evening, she managed (along with Clotilde Courau) to get Dolores Alegra Malspina into one of Masquerades costumes, and tottering through a number of their dance routines (Episode 9: Everything has Consequences).
A few months later after a phone call from Dolores Alegra Malspina she invited her to accompany herself and Clotilde Courau to a private party they were performing / teaching at (Episode 12: Whats New Pussycat). The three drank a great deal before the performance but still managed to teach the two dozen or so young women present the basics of burlesque whilst having a great deal of fun.
Part of the Masquerade group that attended the Duke of Milan’s ball (Episode 15: For When the Time is Right; she was found late in the evening, bound and gagged in the underground temple, ready to be an unwilling part in the ritual taking place there.
She was rescued by Gina Tortelli, Dolores Alegra Malspina and Luca Porrini and made it safely to Luca’s room.