About the studio

Xcape Dance Academy is more than just a dance studio. We are a training ground for artists, revolutionaries, creators, leaders, and visionaries. Our professional and highly trained staff are passionate about not only creating excellent performers, but amazing people. We are a community that embraces diversity, openness, and free thinking, encouraging our students to be the best versions of themselves inside and outside of the studio. 

Xcape Dance Academy is a place where dancers of all ages and aspirations can come together and enjoy freedom of movement and self expression through dance. Xcape Dance Academy is dedicated to helping students follow their dreams, reach their technical and performance goals, and providing cutting edge instruction in the art of dance. 

Whether you just love to dance or are pursuing a professional career, Xcape Dance Academy will provide an artistic, fun, and creative atmosphere allowing students to grow into excellent dancers, performers, and people. We offer classes for ages 1.5 – adult professional in Hip Hop, Tap, Jazz, Ballet, Break Dance, Jazz Funk, Musical Theater, Fusion Styles, Creative Dance and Contemporary.


Meet TheOwner/artistic director

​Vanessa Fuller is a Dancer, Choreographer, and Artistic Director originally from Eugene, OR. She is the Artistic Director of “Xcape Dance Company” where she has produced 10 full length shows. Her dance and choreography have graced the stages of Club Jeté – LA’s Premier Dance Experience, concerts from New York to California with artists such as E40, Twista, The Game, Bone Thugz in Harmony, Zion I, and E.T. She has also worked on industrial projects for NAPA Auto Parts, BUILD San Francisco, The Qwest Events Center in Seattle, and Rockstar Energy Drink. Vanessa and her dance company filmed a casting pilot for MTV’s MADE, a regional commercial, print ads for The University of Oregon, and have been featured performers in various professional events. Vanessa’s choreography has won numerous awards at competitions and conventions, and has won the JIGTV Brian Friedman Video Choreography Critique Contest at JIG TV .com! Vanessa’s training background includes Hip Hop, Jazz Funk, and Contemporary. She has trained at EDGE PAC (Los Angeles), Millennium Dance Complex (North Hollywood), Dance Mission (San Francisco), Monsters of Hip Hop, and master workshops with some of the best in the industry. Vanessa also studied tap extensively for over 13 years. Though Hip Hop, Jazz Funk and Tap are her current focus, Vanessa has also been trained in Modern, Contemporary and Jazz technique as a Dance Major from San Francisco State University, University of Oregon, and Lane Community College, but holds her B.A. in Spanish, with a Minor in Business. Vanessa brings versatile and recognizable experience, expertise, excellence, energy, and a passion for dance to each project and endeavor she encounters as a Director, Choreographer, and Dancer.

Vanessa Fuller

Xcape Dance Academy Director


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