Jevgeni

Artistic Director
Dance Coach

Latin, Ballroom, Argentine Tango
Adult and Junior Program

“After years of intense professional training in the Russian and German competitive world, I discovered social dance and its transformative power to help people feel more fulfilled, confident, social, happy and beautiful.”

LANGUAGES: English, Russian, German and the language of dance

MY HOBBY IS: My work! What a lucky guy I am.

MY FAVORITE QUOTE IS: Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names.” John F. Kennedy

MY DANCE INSPIRATION IS: My parents, the biggest supporters of my dancing career since I was 6.

WHY HUDSON DANCE STUDIO? Because this is where I share my passion for dance!

MAJOR AWARDS:
2014 US Argentine Tango National Champion in Stage category
2014 US Argentine Tango National Vice Champion in Salon category
2013 US Argentine Tango Original Championship New York Champion in Salon category
2012 US Argentine Tango National Championship Finalist in Stage & Salon categories
2011 US Argentine Tango National Championship Finalist in Stage & Salon categories
2008 Dunabe Dance Days Champion
2008 German Cup Finalist
2007/2008 Blue Band of the River Spree Vice Champion
2007/2008 Bavarian Dance Days Champion
2008 TBW Trophy German Champion
2007/2008 Hesses Tanzt Top 3
2007 LuBaTa Champion
2007 Lech Dance Festival Champion
1999 Bavarian Latin Champion, Germany
1996 Russian Open Champion in Latin
1996 Russia’s Best Dancer of the Year Award

DANCE INSTRUCTOR QUALIFICATION:
– Member of the World Dance Council (WDC)
– National Dance Teachers Council of America (NDTCA)
– German Dance Teacher Federation (ADTV)
– Russian Dance Sport Association (RDSA)

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE: Jevgeni has studied with top European and Russian teachers, including acclaimed world ballroom champion; Hansi Galke. In 2007 he received a prestigious dance scholarship from the German government to study at the renowned ballroom Dance Academy ‘German Dance Teacher Federation’ (ADTV) and train with legends such as Rudolph and Maria Trautz. During his studies, Jevgeni was introduced to Argentine Tango that has become his primary focus and passion, which he followed all the way to the US where he worked alongside renowned Tango masters such as Guillermo Salvat and Silvia Grynt, Junior Cervila, Jorge Torres and Maximiliano Cristiani.