Valeria is a Peruvian-Italian multidisciplinary artist and educator born in Lima, Peru. A graduate of Capilano University, she has collaborated with theatre companies like Rumble Theatre, Bard on the Beach and Pacific Theatre, while simultaneously working in film and TV. She is a Preschool Drama Instructor at Lights Up Musical Theatre Schools, an Associate Instructor at Carousel Theatre for Young Audiences, and the Communications and Outreach Coordinator at the Canadian Latinx Theatre Artist Coalition (CALTAC). 

Valeria is very passionate about teaching storytelling in all its forms and prioritizes creating a safe space for all students to express themselves in their work. She is so excited to keep creating and making art while having lots of fun this term at North Van Arts! 

Valeria is teaching After School Art: Drama and Voice January 2021