About Us

Founder/Artistic Director

Maria Neri

  • Over 30 years of experience in both American Style Ballroom & Latin dances
  • Fred Astaire Eastern Canadian Champion in Theatre Arts for 5 consecutive years.
  • Competed in the United States placing in the top 3 in Exhibition Cabaret Show Dancing.
  • 5th Place Winner in Blackpool, England World Championship in Exhibition Cabaret representing Canada out of 14 Countries.
  • Coach, Choreographer, Actress, Performer.

To contact Maria directly, you can email her at maria@universaldancestudio.ca

Founder/Executive Director

Vanessa Léger

  • 21 years of dance experience
  • BA in Contemporary Dance

To contact Vanessa directly, you can email her at vanessa@universaldancestudio.ca


Jonathan Tremblay

  • 14 years of dance experience
  • 11 years of teaching experience