This workshop is suitable for All levels. If you sometimes feel as if you are unsure what to do with your arms, spins, turns or get nervous in competitions or social dancing, this class will help you be more comfortable on the dance floor. Great for Latin dancers of all types – Salsa, Rhumba, Bachata, Cha Cha & more... Make YOUR dancing unique! Whether you just want to work on your technique, look better on the dance floor or prepare for an upcoming show or competition, these workshops are a must for you!
WORKSHOPS Saturday, September 21st, 2019
-”FANCY” BALLROOM STYLING, SPINS & TURNS
Join us for ballroom styling series taught by instructor and Blackpool finalist Yana Mazhnikova! Yana will guide students through one hour and half of comprehensive styling techniques including: arm styling, spins and turns, balance, and improving your performance confidence. This is a great way to enhance your dancing before upcoming Competitions, Showcases, as well improve your confidence in your social dancing!
(15 min. break)
$25.00 Workshop in Advance. Early Bird Special until Sep. 13th.
$30.00 Workshop after Early Bird Special.
$30.00 per workshops At the Door if space allows.
CASH ONLY 50% Discount for Students (with ID)
To REGISTER for Workshops and RESERVE your spot go to our Calendar, select the Workshop of interest and follow the instructions to Sign-in. https://foreverdancing.zenplanner.com/zenplanner/portal/sign-up-now.cfm https://foreverdancing.sites.zenplanner.com/sign-up-now.cfm?display=MBRSHPS&categoryId=89DE5CCF-C17A-4EC5-B730-E906C55F0882&
Mazhnikova started dancing in Russia at the age of five years old. She went through Music and Choreography school, studying Ballet, Russian Folklore dance, Ballroom Dance, Music, Vocals and Basic instruments. At the age of 16 she decided to concentrate mostly on Ballroom Dancing, participating in local and regional competitions.
In October of 1997, she came to America and continued to actively compete in the Latin American Style of dancing while teaching and competing Pro-Am in All styles with the New York Fred Astaire Dance Studio for 4.5 years teaching. In 2002 she became an independent instructor, teaching in many independent studios throughout New York, coaching Cornell University’s Ballroom Team, Ithaca University’s Ballroom Team and students of Atlantic Ballroom Studios in Brooklyn, NY.
Some of her titles are:
2005 Yankee Classic Professional International Latin Finalist
2005 US National Professional Rising Star Latin Finalist
2006 UK Open Professional Latin Finalist
2007 Emerald Ball Professional Latin Finalist
2009 US Open Professional Rising Star Latin Finalist
2010 Stardust Professional Open Latin Champion
2010-2013 Ohio Star Ball Professional Open Latin Semifinalist
2010 Chicago Crystal Ball Professional Latin Runner Up
2011 US Northeastern Open Professional Latin Champion
2011 Eastern US Professional Open Latin Runner Up
2011 Atlanta Open Professional Latin Championships Runner Up
2011 Blackpool Festival Professional Rising Star Latin Top 15.
2012 Capital Dancesport Championships Professional Latin Runner Up
2013 Virginia State Championship Professional Open Latin Champions
2014 Washington Open Dancesport Professional Open Latin Champion
2014 Wisconsin State Dancesport Professional Open Latin Champion
2014 St. Louis Star Ball Profession All Open Latin Champion
2015 Golden Gate Siberia Russia - Tyumen
World Pro Am Champion Top 6
2015 Millennium Dancesport Championships
USA - Tampa (FL) Professional Latin(CC/S/R/PD/J) top 7
2015 Blackpool Dance Festival 2015
England - Blackpool Professional Rising Star Latin top 15
2015 The Killick Royale Championships
England - London Open Professional Latin Championship (C/S/R/PD/J) top 8
2015 Wisconsin State Dancesport Championships
USA - Milwaukee (WI) Professional Open Latin Championship (C/S/R/PD/J) 1st
2015 Philadelphia Dancesport Championships
USA - Philadelphia (PA) Professional Latin (C/S/R/PD/J)
2015 Tri-State DanceSport Challenge
USA - Stamford (CT) Professional Open Latin (C/S/R/P/J) 3rd
*PRO-LATIN THEATER ARTS FINAL - OHIO 2011 http://video.supershag.com/slideshowpro/albums/album-84/lg/Ohio_Star_Ball_2011_Pro_Theatrical_Final___6_.flv https://www.facebook.com/events/1552950404841774/