In 2000, Maria achieved a diploma as a professional dancer in the “Accademia della Danza Tropicana dell`Habana”. She studied Classical, Modern and Contemporary Dance, along with Spanish Dance and Cuban Folklore. She continued her artistic career as a professional dancer in the company called “Cabaret Tropicana” and joined the “Show Macumba de l´Habana”.
She arrived back in Italy in 2002 and took part in the dance show Restaurant “El nino de fuego” by Marcelli di Numana. After this, she started to collaborate with several dance schools. Since 2006 she has been invited to all great festivals and events in the whole of Europe, where she participated both as instructor and artist.