Maria Leofanti has been dancing for fourteen years; her passion for dance found at KICKS Dance Studio! As a competitive dancer, Maria has received extensive training in the various styles of jazz, tap, lyrical, contemporary, acro, ballet, pointe, musical theatre and hip hop, and has received numerous overall awards, special awards, and scholarships for her performances. In addition to the incredible teachers she has had the opportunity to work with and learn from at KICKS, Maria has also attended multiple workshops and conventions, including: Fresh Dance Intensive, OnTheFloor, Dance Attack and more.
Maria’s debut as a professional dancer occurred at the young age of 14, when she performed as a member of the children’s company in Judy and David’s touring production of “All Together Now Entertainment”. Maria continues to dance competitively, and will continue to strive for excellence in her final year as a member of the competitive team. Maria has been assisting dance classes since the young age of 12, and is thrilled to be teaching classes of her own. Maria looks forward to an incredible year, and can’t wait to share her passion with all of her students at KICKS Dance Studio!