Joined Ballet Arizona: 2013
Mr. Vaceanu graduated and represented Romanian Art Academy in many national competitions and won many first places as soloist in the ballet, ballroom and Latin divisions as well as theatre dance divisions. He appeared in national television shows and was the 1985 Winner of “Youth Grand Prix” at the Romanian National Ballroom Dance Festival in Ballroom and Latin divisions. As a professional dancer Mr. Vacearu performed as soloist and Principal roles with Ballet and Ballroom companies in USA.
Mr. Vaceanu graduated the teacher training programs and got certified with Fred Astaire and Arthur Murray Studios in the mid 80s. Started teaching independently in NY City in 1990. 1995 started working as a coach for Fred Astaire organization traveling through the southeast region coaching and teaching the staff. He is a certified A+ Adjudicator at the championship level with National Dance Council of America for national and international competitions. He coached and trained many amateur and professional dancers that placed first in national competitions. Emanuel is actively teaching, coaching, dancing and competing in ballroom and Latin divisions.
This is Mr. Vaceanu’s third year teaching at The School of Ballet Arizona.