Vanessa Tonks

Recreational & Competitive Instructor

(Jazz, Hip Hop & Jazz Technique)

Vanessa started dancing at the age of 6, but shortly after moved to Peggy Peats School of Dance where she soon realized what dance could lead to as Career. She trained in hip hop, jazz, lyrical, ballet, pointe, stage, and contemporary as well as pursuing solos multiple years in a row.Eventually she became inspired to become a role model and teacher for the kids so she started assisting along side her mentors for 5 years.Vanessa has also worked with PRP putting together entertaining performances at the PNE and being apart of fun parades  as well as dancing in the opening ceremony at the Worlds Women’s Softball Championship in 2016. She then got the privilege to be in Harbour Dance Centres, Intensive Training Program working up to 25 hours a week with Vancouver Circus School,  taking singing Lessons, acting sessions and dance classes. Recently She performed as Warren Flandez  background dancer at the sound wave concert earlier in 2018. Vanessa is now excited to be back taking on her own classes and sharing all her knowledge.