Karen Hauer is a distinguished Venezuelan-American professional Latin dance specialist and World Mambo Champion.
|Name:||Karen Hauer Wyn-Jones|
|Husband:||Matthew Hauer, Kevin Clifton, Jordan Wyn-Jones|
|Date of Birth:||20 April 1982|
|Net Worth:||$2 million|
Karen Hauer Biography
Born Karen Vanessa Girez Kardenez Andreas on April 20, 1982, in Valencia, Venezuela, her prominence soared through her notable appearances on the renowned British television series Strictly Come Dancing, where she currently holds the distinction of being the longest-serving professional dancer.
Karen Hauer Age
As of October 2023, she was 41 years old.
Karen Hauer Parents
Details about her parents are not known.
Karen Hauer Career
Hauer’s journey in the world of dance began when she moved to New York at the age of eight, discovering her passion for dance shortly thereafter. She honed her skills at the Martha Graham School of Contemporary Dance and later at the High School of Performing Arts, specializing in ballet and contemporary dance. Her trajectory led her to delve into Ballroom and Latin dance at the age of 19, marking a pivotal point in her dance career.
Her accolades include being named the World Mambo Champion in 2008 and achieving the title of Professional American Rhythm Rising Star Champion in 2009. These victories solidified her status as an accomplished dancer on the global stage.
Beyond her success on Strictly Come Dancing, Karen Hauer made waves in the United States through her participation in the American TV series So You Think You Can Dance. She also graced the stage as a principal dancer in the touring live dance show Burn the Floor.
In a personal capacity, Karen Hauer is more than a dancer; she is a certified Personal Trainer and a fervent health and fitness enthusiast. In 2019, she ventured into the realm of online fitness by launching her program, ‘Hauer Power,’ demonstrating her commitment to promoting a healthy and active lifestyle.
Her dynamic career is not confined to television appearances, as she has taken her talents to theaters across the UK with successful theatre tours alongside Kevin Clifton. Additionally, her collaborative efforts with Gorka Márquez have contributed to the success of Donahey’s ‘Dancing with The Stars Weekends.’
Amidst the challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic, Hauer’s ‘Firedance’ tour with Gorka Márquez faced postponement in 2020 after a series of performances.
Karen Hauer’s enduring presence on Strictly Come Dancing and her multifaceted contributions to the world of dance showcase her as a versatile and influential figure in the realm of dance and fitness.
Karen Hauer Husband
As of October 2023, she was not known to be married, however, she has been married before.
Karen Hauer Children
Details about her children are not known.
Karen Hauer Net Worth
Her estimated net worth is not less than $2 million.