Victoria Vargas was born in Maracaibo, Venezuela and has over 40 years of experience as a professional dancer. She is a former faculty member at The Joffrey Ballet of Chicago and has served as a guest teacher at many national and international ballet schools.
In addition to her many teaching accolades, she has created the 5th Position Method, a widely acknowledged floor barre concept among professional ballet dancers in the US.
In the words of Ms. Vargas, “teaching is (her) greatest personal reward”. She has had the privilege of teaching both established companies and aspiring young dancers internationally, with her expansive travel repertoire that includes St. Petersburg, Holland, Spain, Panama, Mexico, the Philippines, Portugal, and Italy.
As a professional ballet instructor, she offers high level dancing and fitness routines. She provides her students with dedication and a safe environment that helps them reach their full potential while fostering a healthy attitude towards all the elements in dance practices.