Vanessa Baldwin

Dance Instructor & performer

Vanessa was born and raised in Lima, Peru. She came to the United States when she was seventeen to go to college. Growing up, Vanessa loved dancing and music. At age two, she started dancing classical ballet, which she continued to do until her teenage years. She was also trained in tap dance, lyrical, jazz, modern ballet, Marinera (Peruvian folkloric dance), and Peruvian Afro. Vanessa’s love for music also started at an early age, she started playing classical piano at age four and continued until age twelve.