NEWS

DANCE SPIRIT MAGAZINE
Crafterina's A Day at the National Museum of Dance is profiled as a must-have back-to-school dance book in Dance Spirit Magazine.
CPYB TEACHER'S WORKSHOP
Attended the Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet Teachers Workshop in Carlisle, Pennslyvania.
GREAT FRIENDS DANCE FESTIVAL 

CONTINUUM Contemporary/Ballet tour to the Great Friends Dance Festival in Newport, RI. Performed works by Donna Salgado and Gabrielle Lamb.

BALLET in BRYANT PARK 

Performed in A Night of Ballet at Bryant Park with CONTINUUM Contemporary/Ballet.

CONTINUUM PREMIERE

Performed in a new ballet by Donna Salgado with CONTINUUM Contemporary/Ballet at the Illuminated Arts Festival in the Hudson Valley.

CONTINUUM PREMIERE

Performed in Dark Drive, a new ballet by Donna Salgado with CONTINUUM Contemporary/Ballet at Counterpointe6, a festival celebrating female ballet choreographers creating work en pointe.

NEW YORK FASHION WEEK

Walked for CHUCHU NY Fall/Winter 2018 Fashion Show

THE NUTCRACKER

Performed at the historic Landmark Loew's Theater in New Jersey.

BARYSHNIKOV ARTS CENTER

Benefit Performance with CONTINUUM Contemporary/Ballet at the Baryshnikov Arts Center to help support Puerto Rico relief efforts.

PEDESTRIAN WANDERLUST

Danced in a film at Four Freedoms Park and performed in live stream for Dance Magazine in Central Park with Pedestrian Wanderlust.

CENTER FOR BALLET @ NYU 

Residency with Juanjo Arques and CONTINUUM Contemporary/Ballet

at the NYU Center for Ballet and the Arts.

BALLET in BRYANT PARK 

Performance with CONTINUUM Contemporary/Ballet at Bryant Park's inaugural Contemporary Ballet Festival.

ILLUMINATED ARTS FESTIVAL

Performance with CONTINUUM Contemporary/Ballet at the Newburgh Illuminated Arts Festival along the Hudson River.

NATIONAL MUSEUM OF DANCE

Illustrated a children's book for the National Museum of Dance as a part of their 30th anniversary celebration.

SWIRLING IN GRAND CENTRAL

Dance photography photo shoot in Grand Central Terminal, NYC.

AILEY ALUMNI @ CITY CENTER

Serving as a member of the Ailey School Alumni Association Committee for the 2016-2017 season. Kicked off our first event for fellow alums during the company's home season.

CRAFTERINA @ BARNES & NOBLE

Event at Barnes & Noble Upper West Side in NYC!

CRAFTERINA @ WORLD MAKER FAIRE

Invitation to exhibit at World Maker Faire and recipient of two Editor's Choice Blue Ribbons Awards for creativity, ingenuity, and innovation.

PASSION DRIVEN LEARNING @ HGSE

Attended the Passion Driven Learning Institute with Yo-Yo Ma's Silk Road Ensemble at the Harvard Graduate School of Education.

MSA AGENCY | NY

Grateful to be a part of the #MSAfam and renew my dance agency contract with McDonald/Selznick Associates in NYC!

ILLUMINATED IMPROVISATION

Featured dance artist in a fine art photography shoot in NYC.

BRUSH SALON SHOOT

Featured model in a new promotional video for Brush Salon of NYC.

CALIFORNIA ADVENTURE

Spent three weeks studying contemporary ballet at Alonzo King LINES Dance Center in San Francisco, California.

DANCE TEACHER MAGAZINE

The Swan Lake Coloring & Craft Book was featured as a recommended resource in the April 2016 Issue of Dance Teacher Magazine.

CHILDREN'S LITERATURE FESTIVAL

Invited to present Crafterina at Salisbury University's Childrens Literature Festival. Pictured is an in-school visit where 130+ first graders learned about brain power, ballet, and making dreams come true.

THE NUTCRACKER

Appeared as a guest artist for a production of The Nutcracker in Maryland.

COMMERCIAL SHOOT

Featured dance artist for Healthgrades.com web commercial: view!

SWAN LAKE BOOK @ CRAFTERINA

Launched a new book that sparks imagination and inspires movement!

Purchase the Swan Lake Coloring & Craft Book: here!

DANCE INFORMA MAGAZINE

Featured in an article highlighting dance industry professionals about what 'the gift of dance' means to them. Read here!

NEW YORK CITY PHOTO SHOOT

Featured photo series by Renee Hollingshead's Photography: view here!

CRAFTERINA @ BARNES & NOBLE

Invited to the 1st EVER Barnes & Noble Maker Faire at Union Square, NYC!

THE KITCHEN, NYC

Directed by composer Sergei Tcherepnin with paintings by Lucy Dobb, Maize Mantis is a ballet in lighting & musical composition inspired by Diaghilev.

FORCE OF NATURE, 白 SHIRO 

Performance with CONTINUUM Contemporary/Ballet in collaboration with Korean Visual Artist Jae Ko at the Grounds for Sculpture.

CRAFTERINA @ WORLD MAKER FAIRE

Invitation to exhibit at World Maker Faire and recipient of two Editor's Choice Blue Ribbons Awards for creativity, ingenuity, and innovation.

GREAT FRIENDS DANCE FESTIVAL 

Performance with CONTINUUM Contemporary/Ballet at the Great Friends Dance Festival in Newport, RI. Pictured is the beautiful space: The Great Friends Meeting House, built in 1699.

JACOB'S PILLOW DANCE FESTIVAL

Performance with CONTINUUM Contemporary/Ballet on the INSIDE/OUT Stage at the Jacobs Pillow Dance Festival. The company premiered Donna Salgado's newest choreographic work, Prismatic Abstractions, with music by Jon Batiste.

JUANJO ARQUES @ CONTINUUM

Inspired by Piet Mondrian's Broadway Boogie Woogie, Juanjo Arques - a house choreographer of Dutch National Ballet, debuted his World Premiere entitled #BOOGIE for the company.

NY TRANSIT MUSEUM DANCE FILM

Featured dance artist in a film premiere produced by Under One Dances at the NY Transit Museum's Art Show.

WHITE HOUSE #WEEKOFMAKING

Invitation to exhibit at the inaugural National Maker Faire and recipient of two Editor's Choice Blue Ribbon Awards. Occurring at the beginning of the White House's “Week of Making,” makers from across the US convened in DC to celebrate creativity, innovation, and dance.

COUNTERPOINTE BALLET FESTIVAL

Celebrating female ballet choreographers who create works en pointe, CONTINUUM premiered a new work entitled, Salutations, by Donna Salgado.

CONTACT VANESSA:

  • Grey Twitter Icon
  • Grey Vimeo Icon