Meet your Wonderful Dance Instructors
Our studio manager and dance instructor with over 25 years of dance experience. Artur’s dance career began extremely early on and he quickly succeeded. At an early age, he became the Ukrainian vice-champion in the individual dance program and earned the title of master of sports of Ukraine.
In youth, Artur continued his career in Sevastopol dance theater. As a member of the team, he became multiple champions of Ukraine and Russia. Within the program of ballroom formation, he was awarded high rank of the honored artist of Crimea, master of the stage. He graduated from international Kyiv art university. As a member of the theater troupe, he advanced on a became choreographer, on which he creates his own shows and performs on the biggest stages of the world; shanghai grand scene, palace de congress, Paris. Now in days, Artur continues his dance career as a professional dancer, coach, and choreographer.
“Ballroom dance is an artistic sport with a spirit of rivalry, victory, and grace of art”.“I will be very glad to share this idea with everyone who wishes to join the magic world of dance”.
Tania began her dance journey over 10 years ago in her home country of Russia. She has danced on international stages in Canada, Hungary, Turkey, Ukraine, and is now here to share her experience with you as one of our professional dance coaches.
Having a successful competitive dance career by the age of 17, Tania became a member of the ‘Yelizarov Dance Theater’ and became the Russian Champion in the Ballroom Formation Program. Soon after, Tania earned the title of ‘Honored Artist of Crimea’ while being a soloist at the theater. She is an experienced coach, competitor, performer.
Sergey is one of our professional dance instructors and designated ‘Latin Master’. He has over 18 years of dance experience and specializes in Hip Hop and Latin-American Dancing. His dance career began at the age of 6 in Ukraine, and as a result of his hard work and dedication, reached international heights dancing in Russia, the United Kingdom, and Germany.
Sergey is an accomplished competitor and is the former Ukrainian Champion in Amateur Latin, a finalist at the European Championship, and a quarterfinalist at Paris Worlds (WDC AL Disney). As a result of his success in a broad range of dance programs, Sergey earned the title of the Candidate Master of Sports. He is a professional competitor and instructor and looks forward to meeting you and helping you achieve your dance goals.
Zaur Mammadov is from Baku, Azerbaijan. Zaur started his professional career at the age of 17 and not long after that, he became a Latin Ballroom Champion in Azerbaijan. His love towards dancing took him further into Latin Ballroom and into Argentina, where he fell in love with the Argentinian Tango. He continued his passion and joined Argentinian Tango shows where he visited many places and performed in some of the most amazing stages in the world. Zaur didn’t stop there, he wanted to share his knowledge and started to teach and make stunning choreographies for Broadway shows in Baku. He performed as a dancer and as a musician playing the piano. Parallel with Latin Ballroom and Argentinian Tango he started to explore the world of Contemporary dances. His motto is “ Music is life, and life is a movement, so let yourself feel life in all its colors, let’s just dance”.
Dmitriy is a professional dancer, a candidate of master in sports and an international instructor in Latin American Dance Federation. He began his dancing career at the age of 13 in Kharkov, Ukraine.
Within 16 years of his dancing career, Dmitriy became the champion of Ukraine, a 2 times finalists in the European Championships and a semifinalist in the World Championships in Paris. He also got into the top 100 best couples in the world at the Blackpool Dance Festival, that was held in Blackpool, United Kingdom. To achieve such results, Dmitriy took lessons from the best coaches in the world such as; Gaynor Feyvezer (England), Mirko Saccani (Italy), Rude Vermi (Netherlands), Yulia Zagoryichenko(USA), and many others.
He started his coaching career at the age of 18. For 11 years he was coaching many top couples in the world. Working as an international Dance coach, his work took him to Turkey, Hong Kong, Ukraine, Russia and the United Arab Emirates. Dmitriy and his students has achieved multiple awards and became the winners of international dance competitions in the Pro-Am Dance Sport, some of those competitions that he attend are: Crown Cup (UAE), Golden Cup (Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic), and top 7 at the Blackpool dance festival (England). Dmitriy’s motto has always been “Dance with love and be happy!”.
Anna is one of our two studio administrators. Her background lies in hotel and restaurant management. Nevertheless, she shares a deep admiration for the arts; as she graduated from music school and is currently learning how to dance. Most importantly, she enjoys watching you grow artistically and looks forward to greeting at the door.
Ross is our in-house photo/videographer. His academic background lies in AV psychology. However, he has always had a passion for photography. You can find his work all over our website and social media pages. He is a critical member of the team and will surely be greeted with your camera if you desire so…