Vanessa Villalobos is a trained Ballroom Cabaret Latin performer, actress and dancer versed in classical dance, contemporary, jazz, capoeira and modern dance. She received her B.A. in Dance & Theatre from the U.W. and trained in New York City with various professional coaches such as Pierre Dulaine & Yvonne Marceau, Melanie LaPatin & Tony Meredith, vaudeville's great Artie Shepherd, cabaret pro Rufus Dustin and Hustle on1 legend Miguel Marrero. She earned her Masters in Arts Administration from Seattle University. She has appeared as principle dancer in the Disney film Enchanted and is a dance adjudicator in the documentary film MadHot Ballroom.
Eduardo Aguirre is an accomplished World Salsa Latin Dance Champion dancer that earned many titles in Salsa competitions with various dance partners. In 2005 he won his coveted Championship title with former dance partner Heather Gervais. Since then, he continues to coach amateur to pro-level dancers. His background in music and club promotion expertise paved the way for making Seattle a place for Salseros, such as the old Malecon, Habana Sodo and Nights at Club Sur that guaranteed packed houses.
Eduardo and Vanessa joined forces in 2015 with the mission of bringing new audiences to Latin music, dance and culture. These master instructors teach in both English & Spanish and represent Seattle's best Salseros.
Balorico Dance promotes dance as a vehicle for dialogue and exploration of what surrounds us. Dancers with roots in African, Caribbean, Asian and South American ancestry bring to life the poetic voice of
choreographer Vanessa Villalobos. Experience contemporary AfroLatin dance and dynamic community engagement with each presentation.
WEDDING DANCE LESSONS
We prepare customized dances to help you make that special moment on the dance floor memorable, fun and infused with increased intimacy for that public moment you MUST perform. Don't be left with nerves, prepare and set time aside to look great. Once in a lifetime...FOREVER Dances.
About your instructor/choreographer: Vanessa Villalobos has prepared numerous duets for their first dance and commitment ceremonies in New York and Seattle. You can keep it classy, traditional or venture out to create a special dedication dance for your one and only. Have little time? No worries, a few sessions make a world of a difference. Have more than 3 months to prepare? Then you are in good hands! Are you looking for a wow factor? You can hire talent or choose to build an assortment of surprise dances with the help of your best ladies and best men in various styles (Latin, Hip Hop, Ballroom, Salsa, Lyrical...you name it, we make it happen.)
Invest the time and see forever results. Call 206 679-7229.
DANCE PARTIES & FUNDRAISERS
Dance performances help set the tone for fun, professionalism and inclusivity.
Fundraisers, Galas, Special Events, Business Launch parties, Professional Development
...and more! Check out our last collaboration!
Dance activates any community or space in a meaningful way.
Need help engaging the growing Latino population in our state?
We do it authentically, on your behalf.
Its never too early to draft a budget reflecting your desired engagement goals.
Photo: "Reflection of Oya" choreography at the Bellevue Meyenbauer Convention Center
Robert Wade Photography
Traditional Peruvian Dance from the Coast, Andes and the Amazon
Interactive Art Experiences
Bring the arts to your work place or co-host an event.
|Chi Duong photography|
Performance training, instruction, choreography & talent cultivation.
Available outside of King County.
Professional level youth dance preparation by Latin Dance champion Eduardo Aguirre,
E.Mayimbe and dancer-actress-producer Vanessa Villalobos.
|Sample: STG'S DANCE THIS! at The Paramount Theatre|
Rehearsal direction and production support for Burn The Floor and Superstars of Dance choreographer Gisselle Peacock Samba number for local latin youth dancers.
Artist Residencies crafted to your organization's needs and budget.
Bilingual instruction in Spanish/English available with
Washington State arts standards weaved into each arts experience.
|PACIFIC NORTHWEST BALLET Dance Chance|
SEATTLE INTERNATIONAL DANCE FESTIVAL
BQ DANCE Seattle
Physical theatre/ outdoor performance collaborations
|So You Think You Can Dance Camp |
Summer dance camp instruction to boost your programs