On March 29th, 2013 Mary
competed with multiple time Swing and Country Dance
Champion, Ronnie DeBenedetta, at the San Diego Dance
Festival in a 5 dance competition which included
Waltz, Cha, Night Club 2 Step, Country 2 Step and
West Coast Swing.
She took First place
Overall and can now add the title "UCWDC Pro Pro
Female Diamond [over 40] Classic Champion" to her
list of awards.
It has been over 30
years since she has competed in a 5 dance
Anyone who has taken lessons from Mary has seen her case full of trophies. Mary received a compliment recently at Dallas Dance when a dancer smiled and exclaimed, "You're a legend!"
Mary was especially honored when the San Diego swing dance community gave her a tribute for her dancing and for her contributions to the dance community. Mary is honored by the admiration and respect that she receives in the dance world, and she uses it to share with people the wonderful gift of dance.
See Mary's impressive list of Awards and Honors
Read more of Mary Manzella's Professional Biography here
Mary specializes in Wedding First Dances