Victoria Bengard-Souder

Artistic Director

Victoria Bengard-Souder is the artistic director of Victoria's Simply Dancing located in Moreno Valley. Victoria has been teaching since she was 15, and loving every minute of it.  She currently specializes in Ballet, Lyrical, Modern and Jazz.


Victoria started her formal training at California Dancer, and quickly became an outstanding performer on their competition dance team. She then auditioned and was accepted on scholarship to Ballet Pacifica in Irvine. She has also been trained at Riverside Ballet Arts, the Inland Empire’s premier school of classical ballet.


Victoria was one of the officers on her High School dance team, where she performed on the competition circuit.  In High School Victoria danced at the USA dance camp, and received the award for 'Super Sensational'.  She continued her training at Riverside Community College, and recently has worked as a dancer in music videos. 

As a teacher, Victoria has trained hundreds of young dancers and her competition teams have won numerous awards. She has also been honored many times for her outstanding and innovative choreography. 


As Artistic Director of Victoria's Simply Dancing, she strives to train dancers to be the best they can be, as well as building strong bodies, teaching values and respect, as well as the art of listening and taking direction. 


Victoria loves each and every one of her dancers, and wants them to experience the love of dance as she has.