Nena was born and raised in Venezuela. Since her early childhood she was fascinated by dancing, music and art. Nena graduated from an octennial dancing education at the Venezuelan dance academy “Danzas Nacionalistas Expresión Criolla A.C”. After this, she moved to the U.S. to deepen her dancing and art skills. Nena has been teaching Salsa in Austria for more than ten years now.
“I feel home in the latin american music scene in Vienna since 15 years. As our music is deeply connected to the dance it is crucial for me to also teach dancing”.
Nena Verona has an education as dancer and made her experiences in the Salsa World in Venezuela, Cuba and New York. Thus, she was able to develop and bring to perfection a teaching method in harmony with the rhythm and the joy of the music. She communicates the positive effects of dancing, the magic of the rhythm and the joy of feeling it.
Nena Verona has been teaching Salsa for more than ten years now. Additionally, the brought many interesting projects to life, such as “Dance Salsa”, “Salsa 50+” and rhythm workshops. The most successful project has started four years ago, when she decided to found the “Salsabar Vienna” – a place, where all Salser@s can feel the real latin american flair. All these projects do not only transmit the joy of dancing but also increase the mental and corporal health.
Nena Verona loves art and music – from the classics to contemporary music, folklore, Jazz … Moreover, Nena is a fashion designer, color- and style consultant as well as aerobic trainer.
“All these facets make Nena Verona a fascinating personality. To participate in her workshops is a once in a lifetime experience with a lot of joy. Nenas Salsa workshops are a journey to the dynamic world of the rhythm. The latin american soul and music flow together in the dance – the Salsa!”
(Jhibaro Rodriguez/ musician & guitarrist about Nena.)