dance teacherGenesis Salamanca was born in Chicago, Illinois. She started dancing at the age of six when she became a dance scholarship recipient. She was given a full scholarship and has been dancing for 15 years. She has won the Lindsey Mueller Ballet scholarship and won many awards while being on the competition dance team. Genesis has appeared in pieces for the Faculty Concert and Senior Concert for Columbia College Chicago. She has traveled to Italy on a dance tour. Last year she played Marisol in the production of Shadow Town which was featured in the Chicago Sun Times. She is now dancing in shows in the Chicago area and is attending college.