ABOUT TALIA

The Journey

Formerly, “Peruvian Ballet Representative to the World,” Talía represented Peru in the most prestigious ballet competitions around the globe. 
Talía started dancing at the age of three, becoming the youngest Soloist to join the National Ballet of Peru at age 14. 
After relocating to New York City to study at the prestigious School of American Ballet, she was able to expand her dance abilities by training in other forms of dance including, Contemporary, Modern, Jazz, Ballroom & Latin, among other styles. 
Talía graduated from the William Esper Studio, studied acting under Bill Esper, voice & movement. She went on to study singing to strengthen her connection to her Peruvian Roots, currently singing Afro-Peruvian Jazz Music and continuing her music studies.
She just finished Pre-Production as a recurring co-star playing “Mona” for the upcoming TV mini series “Fleishman is in Trouble” Starring Jessie Eisenberg. She is currently choreographing for the TV series "The Godfather of Harlem" Season 3 and has choreographed for numerous independent films & TV commercials. 
She starred in the movie “Isn’t Romantic" as principal dancer, “Falling in Rhythm,” “Summer of Sam”, "Tango Finish” Off Broadway. You will see her dancing in the upcoming new TV series"Three Women" & "The Godfather of Harlem" Season 3.
As a Dance Coach she has trained professional dancers in partner dancing including Broadway dancers for choreographer Christopher Gattelli.
Talia has managed numerous iconic dance studios in NYC and has taught master classes at BDC, Lincoln Center, Columbia University, NYU to name a few.
As Spokesperson and guest artist, she has been featured on NBC’s The Today Show with Patrick Swayze, Tiki Barber, Marc Anthony, Pitbull, The New York Times, ABC’s Good Morning America, CBS, Univision, Telemundo, and celebrated as “The Woman of Salsa” by Latina Magazine.
Talia is the face of hundreds of commercials and print campaigns in the U.S. and abroad, for companies such as: American Express, American Airlines, Discovery Channel, Expedia, Google, Yahoo, to name a few. 
Her biographical profile has been included in Who’s Who in America & Who’s Who in the World. 
Talia continues to host healthy life style TV shows in Spanish & English and to record as a VO artist. You can watch some of her latest work on her YouTube Channel.
She is mom to Elan (6) & Amaya (3). She is the producer of Latin Mondays at Taj celebrating 16 years, Sunset Salsa with Talia, Bryant Park Dance Party & Midtown Dance. 
She is also a member of the International Dance Council & Board Director of the Unspoken Smiles Foundation helping children at risk help develop healthy habits for life & Board Member of Ballroom Basix USA providing school children physical, social, emotional and cultural engagement through dance serving more than 20,000 school children in over a hundred NYC schools.