Marie Torto began dancing at the age of seven at North Shore Dance Academy in Peabody, MA.  During her 10 years with NSDA, she trained in ballet,  jazz, tap, pointe, lyrical and contemporary, and competed at numerous dance conventions and competitions. Marie attended Assumption College in  Worcester, MA where she was on the dance team and became captain her senior year. The team attended National Dance Alliance (NDA) summer camps where she won two consecutive All-American Dance titles and received a job offer from the company. She worked with NDA for three summer seasons and traveled to multiple states to perform and teach at high school dance camps. With NDA, she trained in jazz, pom, hip-hop and  kick. Marie graduated from Assumption in 2010 with a B.A. in English with  Writing and Mass Communications and got her Master's Degree in Broadcast Journalism at Boston University in December 2012. She now works as a Social Media Specialist for Lindt Chocolate USA, based in New Hampshire. Past DWB  choreography credits include "Electric" for Season 2,  "Hello World" for  Season 3, "Rumor Has It" and "Fireflies" for Season 4, "Deadly" for  Season 5, "World Spins Madly On" for Season 6, "Devil Man" for Season 7, "The Last Time" for Season 8" and "Never Alone" for Season 9.  Marie loves dancing and choreographing for DanceWorks Boston and can't wait to showcase a new style for the first time in DWB history!