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Vanessa is a an American-born dancer, who has been living and dancing full-time in Egypt since 2008. To date, she is the first and only American woman to start and operate a production company in Egypt.

Vanessa has held contracts in 5 Star hotels, in addition to dancing and acting in plays at Balloon Theatre—one of Cairo’s most famous establishments. Since 2011, she has been invited to numerous countries to teach and perform, and she is thrilled to share her insight, experience and love of dance with you!

Vanessa holds a BFA in Ballet from Texas Christian University.

For more info about Vanessa, visit: www.vanessaraqs.com

Instagram: @vanessa_raqs