Vanessa has been teaching music & movement to children in the Bay Area for just over a decade. She has a great passion for music, theater, dance and children. Putting these passions together brought about 'Treble Tales' a program that allows children to play and tell stories while learning a variety of skills.
Vanessa also works in the performing arts industry where, as Production/ Stage Manager, she has countless opportunities to combine efforts with other talented artists to make world premiere plays. At Central Works Theater she is an essential part of a production team that focuses on the development of new plays. You can visit the site at www.CentralWorks.org Other recent credits include 3 Girls Theatre, Idiot String, and New Conservatory Theater in San Francisco, and The Nutcracker (Silicon Valley Ballet) in San Jose.
She is a graduate of UC Berkeley where she studied 'Music' and 'Theater and Performance Studies.' She received her Orff Training at The San Francisco School, and is a member of NCAOSA, the Northern California American Orff-Schulwerk Association.