Victoria Baldesarra (born July 28, 1998) portrays Michelle on The Next Step, and also reprised her role for the spin-off show Lost & Found Music Studios.


Victoria was born in Toronto, Ontario, Canada to Cherlann and Tulio Baldesarra.[1]

She started dancing when she was three years old because she was so energetic, and was also part of Team Canada's dance team, which earned Bronze in 2010 when they went to Lolington.[1] Victoria's three favourite styles of dance are jazzhip-hop and Acro [1]


Victoria auditioned for The Next Step when she was almost thirteen.[2]

She choreographed a dance in Season 6. [3] She also co-choreographed a dance in a deleted scene with Jordan Clark in Season 6.[4]

Personal life

Victoria has an older brother named Alec.

Victoria has a cat named Mia[1] and had a cat named Tiggy who passed away.[5]


  • Victoria loves soccer.[1]
  • Victoria ships Jiley and Micheldon.[6]
  • She was supposed to be named Lauren.[7]
  • Her 3 favourite styles of dance are Acro, Jazz and Hip Hop 
  • Victoria has the same birthday as Shelby Bain


Kathy Riley season 3 episode 13 "Look at that painting!"

To view the Victoria Baldesarra gallery, click here.

External links


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 Buzz - Victoria Baldesarra. Family. Retrieved on August 28, 2015.
  2. The Permanent Rain Press Interview with Jennie Pappas, Isaac Lupien and Victoria Baldesarra. Youtube (March 24, 2015). Retrieved on January 23, 2016.
  3. [1]. Youtube (August 5, 2018). Retrieved on August 5, 2018.
  4. [2]. Youtube (November 25, 2018). Retrieved on November 25, 2018.
  5. Victoria Baldesarra on Twitter: "He's giving me the evil stare, rude tiggy" Twitter. Retrieved on March 16, 2016. 
  6. The Next Step cast answer your questions - Part 2 (contains spoilers) - YouTube. YouTube (Jan 8, 2016). Retrieved on January 10, 2016.
  7. The Next Step Live: The Movie. Wikia. Retrieved on April 26, 2016.