Vanessa Baldwin

Dance instructor, wedding choreographer & performer

Latin Street instructor since 2014! Vanessa is a Peruvian-born dancer and musician who moved to the United States to attend college. She has been trained in various dance styles, including classical ballet, tap, lyrical, jazz, modern ballet, Marinera, Afro, and Latin dances. Vanessa became a Zumba and Swing dancing instructor in college and later started teaching salsa at Karibe Dance Studios in Miami. She was given the opportunity to teach at Salsa Lovers, the biggest salsa studio in Miami, and became a Casino Rueda instructor. Vanessa currently teaches private lessons for Salsa and Bachata and wedding choreography at Latin Street Music & Dancing in Chicago.