Fausto and Maria both trained with the legendary Santo Rico Dance Company, eventually becoming a pair of their lead dancers. After leaving Santo Rico, Fausto began his own successful dance company, La Fuerza Dance Company, teaching, performing and competing worldwide.
Fausto is a 2x World Champion in the Just Salsa Division for 2014 and 2015, and World Champion in the Team Division for 2015. Maria, after Santo Rico, started her own wildly popular dance group as well: D’Cor Dance Company.
In less than a year, her group has gained international recognition. In her early career, Maria performed as a back-up dancer for some of the world’s biggest acts such as Shakira and Kanye West. She also has appeared in several commercials and on shows likes Saturday Night Live.
Fausto and Maria have won numerous competitions individually, Fausto in salsa and Maria in HipHop. They are known for their precision and dynamic choreography and they are excited to be combining their talents and showcasing what they can do around the world!