Ursula Verduzco is currently a Freelance Dancer in NYC and abroad. For availability and information please email

Trained at Ballet Austin Academy and the Joffrey Ballet School with full scholarship. After graduating she has danced with several companies including Ballet Austin, Staten Island Ballet, Benjamin Briones Ballet, New York City Opera, Eglevsky Ballet, Ajkun Ballet Theatre, Connecticut Ballet, Some Dance Company,Veracity Dance Theatre, New York Dance Theatre, Dance Theatre in Westchester, Ad Hoc Ballet, Ballet Neo among others, performing in classical and contemporary repertoire.

She was honored to appear in Dance Magazine as one of the dancers to highlight in their “Race Issue”, July 2010. She is currently a freelance dancer in NYC.

As a choreographer Ms. Verduzco has created commissioned works for The Staten Island Ballet,  Ellison Ballet, Benjamin Briones Ballet and Nomad Contemporary Ballet with whom she finished a 2nd Commissioned work in 2013 and Periapsis Music and Dance in 2014.

  As a teacher, Ms. Verduzco has been a guest company teacher with Les Ballets Grandiva in NYC, has been on faculty at The Joffrey Ballet School and has taught extensively throughout the NYC area as well as LEON Dance Arts and Southern New Hampshire Dance Theatre summer programs.

She is a professional actress with experience in the TV and the Theatre Play world since the age of nine and is currently trainning as a singer.

Among her projects, Ms. Verduzco is the
Co-Founder of Mid-Pointe Project.
As the Founder and Director of The Latin Choreographers Festival, Ms. Verduzco created this Festival in 2008 to empower the work of talented Latin Choreographers. This up and coming Festival celebrated its 5th Anniversary in 2012.


Ht: 5’9”                                                URSULA VERDUZCO
Eyes: Brown                                 
Hair: Brown                                          
Weight:  130   


1996-1997   Ballet Austin
1997            Connecticut Ballet
2007            New York City Opera
2003-2011   Staten Island Ballet
2007-2009   Eglevsky Ballet
2008- 2009  Ajkun Ballet   (Guest Artist)
2002- 2014  Benjamin Briones Ballet
2012-2014   Some Dance Company
2014            Veracity Dance Theatre

Nutcracker:            Sugar Plum, Snow Pas de Deux, Arabian Pas de Deux, Merlitons,
                            Spanish Pas de Deux and Lead Soloist, Snow Core, Flower Core, Party Scene.                Don Quixote:        Town Girl, Gypsie
Coppelia:              Soloist variation, Czardas, Mazurka, Town Girl,
Cinderella:            Fairy Godmother, Step Mother
Carmen:                Pas de Deux
Sleeping Beauty:  Aurora Variation
Dying Swan:          Lead
Grand Pas de Quatre: 

Ali  Pourfarrokh,  Pedro Ruiz, Jhon Selya,  Benjamin Briones, Walter Rudlege, Megan Philip, Royce Zachery, David Fernandez, Felix Aarts, Brian Norris.

Fundraising Events    Staten Island Ballet 2007, 08, 09, 10, 11 – Soloist/ Pas de Deux
Cendrillon                 New York City Opera – Soloist- 2007
Leonard and Minky Musical Theatre – 2000,01

2009 Just Getting There                  Commissioned by Staten Island Ballet
2010 Hidden Souls, Underneath
2010 Esperanza                              Commissioned by Staten Island Ballet
2011 Nothing to Hide                      Commissioned by Ellison Ballet
2011 Nostalgia
2012 The Game                              Commissioned by Nomad Contemporary Ballet
2012 Astrid and I                             Commissioned by Benjamin Briones Ballet
2013 Bleeding Love                        Commissioned by Nomad Contemporary Ballet
2014 Pushing Mud                          Commissioned by Periapsis Music and Dance
2014 The tears I shed  yesterday     Commissioned by Benjamin Briones Ballet
         have become blissful rain

Les Ballets Grand Diva (Company Class), Staten Island Ballet (Company Class), Benjamin Briones Ballet (Company class) Joffrey Ballet School NY, Southern New Hampshire Dance Theatre, School Staten Island Ballet, Leon Dance Arts, Ballet Forte, Center Stage NJ, Esota Dance Academy, The Harmony Group (Gyrotonic), Village Gyrotonic, Center Stage LI, Private Instruction.

1997-01 Joffrey Ballet School  -Full Scholarship, 1996-97 Ballet Austin Academy -Work Study, 1995-96 Ballet El Paso             
Currently trainning with Master Ballet Teacher Nancy Bielski .

Dance, Choreography, Professional Acting TV-Theatre Plays, Singing, English/Spanish Speaking, Teaching, Modeling, , Fitness-Yoga-Pilates-Gyrotonic, Producer, Founder and Director- The Latin Choreographers Festival, Costume Designer/Maker.

Featured Dancer in Dance Magazine July 2010 Issue,  Dance 2008, AGMA member.

Patricia Lavoy-Director- Southern New Hampshire Dance Theatre (
Benjamin Briones-Director-Benjamin Briones Ballet  (
Nancy Bielski-Master Teacher of Classical Ballet  (
Mme. Peff Modelski-Master Teacher of Classical Ballet  (