Meet the Dance For You studio team: administrators, managers, teachers, instructors, dancers, choreographers.
A Serbian guy whose life got interconnected with dancing a pretty long time ago, back in his home country Serbia, now being a crucial part of Dance For You team is so much happy and excited to help the “dancing” dream of numerous people come true.
Milan was born in Serbia. He successfully completed his business studies there and graduating from the university Milan started developing his administrative and managerial skills while working at regional and international projects as well as big European markets.
Being a soul mate of a professional dancer Milan luckily happened to witness and partially be a part of huge international dance events which subsequently got him invited to be a member of organizing committee for a Serbian dance championships in his home town. After more than 5 years of working there, getting a clear idea of the whole “dancing’ process out there Milan and his life partner decided to come to Dubai, to the UAE in search of new life opportunities, challenges and possibilities for the further experience.
Dubai is known to be a place of huge opportunities for the self-development, right is the place where Milan fortunately happened to get as much as possible, as various as he could have been granted with, as international as only it can be experience, skills and capabilities in managing the studio, in cooperating, working and definitely communicating with a vast majority of absolutely different people (nationality/age/gender/occupation). Meeting numerous and surely different “dancing” aims and strivings. More than 10 years of an incredible inborn skill of managing upscale dance events brought to Milan quite an unbelievable feedback of all the attendees and a wide range of marvelous ideas for the upcoming dance events.
Once the dream faces the obstacles, it starts gradually losing its significance becoming sort of unpromising. However one should never give up. One’s commitment, determination combined with time with its ups and downs sooner or later results in God’s blessing in the form of the pot gold at the end of the rainbow. In other words dancing, being the so called an outstanding small world, gives lots of answers to numerous questions of all the human beings. Joining the Dance For You team in 2020, in the year full of surprises and opportunities for a personal growth, Milan takes it as a starting point for the life-changing “dancing” experiences for both: himself and surely people he tends to work with.
"Life tends to get better and better, more colourful, more meaningful when one is surrounded by energetic and talented people. Dance itself seems to be a kind of a small world which lets people be open and express their feelings and emotions. Age doesn’t matter nor the nationality when it comes to dancing, it is available to every single one of us resulting in a true – life – passion if only you allow it to. And please, one should never forget about the feeling of being young again, something all the humanity has been always seeking. Confide in dancing, rely on dancing and you’ll never get old, neither your soul nor your body!"
Professional Dance Coach in Latin, Ballroom and Social Dances, Expert in Wedding Dance Choreography, Pro-Am Dance Coach, Multiple Winner of International and National Dance Championships
When Ivan was only 7 years old he started his dazzling “dancing” career. Back then his amazing mum, thanks to her now we have this great dancer and coach respectively, took Ivan to a dancing school just to see how everything worked out there and how this little boy would feel in an usual dancing world. Ivan’s talent was straightaway noticed by a dance teacher, all the way due to his inborn sense of music and rhythm.
Ivan’s been dancing and teaching for more than 18 years now. Among that great deal of experience Ivan’s achievements are spotted in numerous regional dance championships, lots of winners in Ural Federal District. World Dance Sport Federation (WDSF) altogether with International Dance Sport Federation (IDSF) with its numerous and various dancing levels represent an astonishing part of Ivan’s dancing career too. A score of dance tournaments in Moscow, the capital of Russia alongside, the semi finalist Russian Cup for 10 dances, finalist a lot of tournaments give him to the outstanding results: Master of Sports in Latin American Dance and Ballroom (European) Dance Program.
As of today Ivan is a talented and experienced dance coach who is cherishing and refreshing and sharing his knowledge with the ones he happens to teach. The valuable dancing tips gotten from the cutting edge workshops, seminars, techniques by Bryan Watson, Michal Malitowski, Fabio Selmi, Armen Tsaturyan, Evgeny Stepanov and etc find their place during the dance classes given by Ivan respectively.
Ivan has been lucky to work with as many as various kinds of students and their certain expectations from dancing, of people who have made dancing an incredible part of their lives: kids of the age of 4 and surely elder; adults, striving for the best in dancing; numerous dance couples working on the outstanding dance performances for concerts, festivals and celebrations; Pro-Am students (Professional – Amateur Dance Competition where Ivan happened to get the vice-champion title with one of his students right at the very first Championships.
And now Ivan is fortunately in Dubai, the UAE. He is so much excited to share and exchange his unique dancing experience with all people who are excited as well to set a new, never-known-before, energizing tone to their lives, coloring it with various hues either of Samba or Tango or Slow Waltz; simply enjoy life through the eyes of a dancer knowing what dance step or move exactly to take further!
"To start dancing one is not supposed to be great. But it is the start itself of something new that makes you GREAT!"
Professional Dance Coach, Ballroom, Latin, Social and Wedding Choreographer, Pro-Am dance Instructor, Winner of International Dance Competitions
Eva began her dancing career at the age of 9 and just 2 years later she already started competing in Ballroom 10-dances-competitions. She took part in lots of international as well as her home country, in Yugoslavia back then, dance competitions making it all the way to the finals. Besides, representing later on Serbia at the European dance cups for several times also got Eva to the finals. Being a dancer she was the best of the best in all 10 dances, including Ballroom and Latin-American dance programs. While becoming a dance coach Eva goes on even further, adding such tremendous social dances as Argentinean Tango, Merengue, Bachata, Salsa to name but the few into her experience, background and expertise.
Eva’s unique style of teaching was formed thanks to the best worldwide dance coaches and teachers respectively. She has been teaching for 20 years now, from kids to adults, adjusting the dance classes, the way these dance classes are prepared and organized fully and completely to students’ idea and striving of dancing, letting them grow directly from a beginner to a master dancer. Her approach creates an exciting “dancing” adventure with lots of fun while learning dance moves and techniques without even noticing that!
Setting a “dance” goal to reach one day this master level provides any student, even while still being at the beginner level, with lots of fantastic perspectives and advantages: feeling confident at any occasion, whether it is a business party, social outing or a disco, is the most crucial advantage of dancing because it basically allows a person to “feel” their body, to master it and to be in charge of any movements it makes, stepping so gracefully for example will have a stunning effect on everyone around, trust us, trust Eva!
Highly focused professional approach to dancing is directly reflected and usually brings Eva’s students to their participation in numerous outstanding dance events, local and international ones. Going beyond the dance classes and joining Eva in breathtaking showcases is something every single student of Dance For You family strives for. Halloween parties, New Year’s celebration, Summer Gala evenings pave the way for tremendous Pro-Am dance competitions. The mentioned above dance events do bring the profound, unbelievable, unforgettable emotions and memories subsequently alongside the multiple awards and medals from all around the world for a vast majority of students who all used to be beginners at first.
Over a pretty long time of teaching Eva has also won lots of Wedding couples’ hearts by creating their unique, stylish wedding dance for the Big Day. Every single time she goes for a never-known-before dance composition, music and the mood of the dance, directly reflecting the lovebirds’ personality and attitude on the remarkable performance. More than 1500 wedding dance routines, pretty unique and unlike, successfully performed on the Big Day are already Eva’s teaching background. And what’s ahead…just can’t wait to see!
Having the international teaching experience, numerous students from different countries led Eva to getting “Best International Female Dance Coach”, a much appreciated award, given to her more than three years in a row. What surprisingly nice is that Eva Toth used to dance with Arseniy Bezrukov and conquer and energize not one international dance floor, bringing a great deal of awards, cups and medals. Even Dance Festival in Dubai, the UAE has been among them, granting this incredible couple with “The Best Dance Performance Award”. And now, after a while, the brilliantly gifted pair of dancers and coaches, Eva and Arseniy, is back to throw even more dazzling showcases and performances than before. Dubai… wait for it!
"Everyone has an ability to dance. It’s the passion that makes you a truly dancer afterwards"
Professional Dance Coach in Social, Latin and Ballroom Dances, Wedding Dance Choreographer, Pro-Am Dance Coach, Multiple Winner of National Dance Championships
Konstantin Osipov like all the kids from the unbelievable world of dancing, started his dancing career at the age of 8. Ten years later he started teaching, but what kind of 10 years he did have: full of unforgettable training sessions, unbelievably challenging dance competitions and super exciting dance performances which have formed Konstantin as a highly experienced dancer and extremely motivated dance coach. Back then he also graduated from university majoring in “Ballroom dancing, teaching”. And got to teaching kids straightaway, also back in his hometown. The little lucky ones Why?!
His students, even being the little ones, alongside all the rest passionate followers of Konstantin would show the best results at both: Ukrainian and International Dance competitions, gradually growing up together: Konstantin as an experienced dance coach and his students as the future dance professionals to be.
Later on his creative “soul” has brought Konstantin to Antalya, Turkey where he would dance for 5 years long in a tremendous dance showcase. However, interestingly enough, once a teacher, always a teacher, which is widely known, that is why even that unique experience never stopped Konstantin from teaching. Residents of Turkey were lucky enough to enjoy Ballroom, Latin American and Social dance classes given by Konstantin in Antalya. Group classes for adults sounded way too exciting and at the same time quite beneficial back then. Well, leaving that unusually remarkable “dancing” trace in people’s souls and lives, Konstantin made a decision to move further, to spread this outstandingly positive “dancing” vibes.
Widely known and pretty significant dance “personalities” in a dancing world such as Victor Nikovski and Sergey Surkov would give some dance workshops and seminars that Konstantin would attend and benefit a lot from, let’s say “spicing up” his dance classes with a unique pinch of technicality, creativity and simply pleasure from such a fantastic activity as dancing. You already wanna try that, don’t you?! You are more than welcome!
Moreover, individual dance classes, group dance classes provided by Konstantin took place in China, in South Korea as well. Hence, nowadays making Konstantin an internationally known and experienced dance coach who is more than ready to show the beauty as well as the huge benefits from dancing to the blessed residents of Persian Gulf, Dubai, the UAE.
The question is if you are ready, guys? Cause Konstantin is more than ready simply because a pretty colourful and various teaching experience of his allows Konstantin to use a unique and individually tailored teaching approach regardless of age, nationality and surely dancing background. Everyone is more than welcome to give it a try and let this energizing pastime last as long as possible with the help of a professional approach by Konstantin. Have you tried it?! If not, you don’t wanna lose a chance!
"Dance For You studio is all about dancing. Everyone knows that. Fast paced or slow paced, full of energy or right the opposite full of tranquility, one can choose any, surely to one’s taste but there is always something else. What is that – one may wonder?! Something that is packed with the dance classes for good: excellent physical shape and pretty lasting good spirits. If you still haven’t made it to our studio yet, then… a word of advice… I’m there for you, let’s make the first step into this world together, you’re gonna like it, I promise"
Professional Dance Coach, Ballroom Dancing, Pro-Am, Salsa, Bachata, Wedding Dances
Yuliya’s dancing career started way too early, at the age of 6. Four out of five talented kids in a big family, including Yuliya were over the moon about dancing from the very beginning. And later on in life it brought them the highest results on national and international levels. Yuliya’s personal dancing career takes its roots with Ballroom Dancing. She has always been lucky enough to have been trained by the best dance coaches of the world. That’s where she learned: “One should never stop but grow personally as well as professionally” squeezing all the best annual workshops, top seminars into her tight dancing schedule between competitions.
Yuliya was born and grew up in the heart of Kazakstan, Almaty but dancing has given her the luckiest chance to travel within the country and outside. Up to 18 years old her dancing background was marked by the best of the best results: the prize winner, the awardee, the finalist, various awards of Kazakhstan’s Championships and International Dance competitions. At the same time Yuliya also used to dance in the professional dance groups in Kazakhstan where they would throw remarkable Dance Show cases on quite a professional level. Yuliya’s life has always been about dancing. Within 12 years in a dancing world she got a closer look to various dance styles: Contemporary dance, Waacking, Hip hop dance, Dancehall, Choreography etc. but then she had to choose between the dancing world and University degree. The choice has fallen onto Kazak-German University with the Foreign Affairs degree. However dancing still appeared to be a crucial part of her life. That’s when teaching came along and Yuliya started working with the champions-to-be from their early childhood. Within 4 years of teaching back then a fully dedicated and determined teacher Yuliya brought her students top places in the national and international dance competitions.
Her teaching experience is 10 years now. Not only general dance classes for fun but also exciting Pro-Am dance classes. Since she has a great deal of experience at such tournaments her dance partners always feel right while being on a dance floor. Yuliya’s teaching techniques let them lead, feel the dance to the full and surely enjoy. As for the female students, through dancing Yuliya holds the key to their best feminine side wrapped into the elegancy and confidence. Kids, ladies and gentlemen, all of them are usually nicely introduced by Yuliya to dancing, staying for a long time, because there are so many dancing peculiarities to enjoy.
Alongside teaching Yuliya decided to give Social dancing more room in her life, taking part and representing the Republic of Kazakstan in Columbia, Turkey and Germany. Salsa, Bachata, Kizomba have opened these doors to her welcoming at the international dance festivals. Yuliya does enjoy it to the max and she teaches her students to feel it so too.
Yuliya is a certified Theta-Healing practitioner who betters the subconscious through body and mind while dancing. The ideal set of key features to fully enjoy what one intentionally does for the sake of the one’s better version. How does it sound?! Especially to the tunes of music?!
Well, it’s been a while since Yuliya moved to Dubai but she is already eager to introduce everyone to the world of Dancing and to show how to enjoy it to the max.
“Dancing is a 100% reflection of one’s heart and soul. Dancing is 100% life with a gigantic swirl of emotions, feelings and events. In my worldview dancing is not only a set of steps. It is the whole new universe where one can self-express and be accepted and understood to various tunes of music. Dancing brings joy whereas joy brings true feelings and true feelings can never be faked, they can be lived through. An interesting fact: while dancing one slightly notices mental or physical exercises but they are there, believe me. It’s a win-win after all”.
General Manager, Professional Dance Instructor in Latin, Ballroom and Social Dances, Exclusive Wedding Choreographer, Pro-Am Dance Coach, Member of World Dance Council
Arseniy started to dance at the age of 6 with International Dance Sport Federation in Russia. He reached finals and numerous titles, such as prize-winner and champion of Tatarstan Republic (Russia) in Latin-American and Standard dances. He has been dancing and trained by the most famous World Ballroom coaches who helped him to became in the in top 24 couples (from 400) on the most famous competition in Russia “Russian Open”.
Having 15 years of Dance experience Arseniy took part in various regional, international and world Ballroom Dancing Championships. All this participation brought him the following results:
- A Champion of the Latin-American Dance Competiton, Tatarstan Republic, Russia, 2000-2007;
- A Medalist of the International tournaments on Latin-American Program, 2005-2007;
- A Finalist of the Regional tournaments on Standard and Latin-American programs, 1999-2007;
- A Multiple Champion of Interregional championships on Ballroom ad Latin-American programs;
Having so many dance achievements Arseniy definitely has a lot to share with the world, that’s why he decided to share a passion for dancing with the students. In 2007 Arseniy had a professional training on a teaching dancing as well as preparing the students to go for the best. He also developed the methodology for the athletes of the various levels, kids, wedding couples and Pro-Am students.
Arseniy has also taken part in numerous international conferences for Ballroom Dance Instructors. All this resulted in more than 200 students, who dance and achieve the highest international results, more than 250 wedding couples, who are grateful for the unique wedding routines and more than 650 Pro-Am Dancers, hitting the worldwide dance floors leaving a long-lasting impression.
Even today, Arseniy still continues his self-development, taking part in international workshops and conferences. These days Arseniy is a member of World Dance Council, an international master of sports on Latin-American program and a highly-qualified instructor who is well-known for teaching students of various dance levels and background and also for preparing them for the international Pro-Am tournaments.
"Why do I love to dance? It is a simple answer. Dancing is good for the human body and soul. It inspires myself along with others around me. Dance gives me an amazing physical workout while I let my emotions out and clear my head. Dancing lets me forget about the people that let me down in life and lets me express my emotions without causing any dramas! Dancing is simply amazing and something everybody should try at least once in their life. Dancing is an escape. An escape to a different world that is different for every single person. Dance is literally my heart and soul. It is all I know and will live with me forever. Why do I love dance? Because dance is me!"
Fiona Van Buren
Joint owner of Dance For You Studio
I have always loved to dance. I started at aged 10 at boarding school in Scotland with Scottish Country Dancing, but once I moved to Dubai I started to look for new dancing challenge and was encouraged to try Ballroom dancing by a close friend.
I started learning the American Style of Ballroom dancing but changed to the International style as it held many more opportunities for me to broaden my dance knowledge and to most importantly compete. The more I danced the more I fell in love with Ballroom dancing, every step on the ballroom floor increased my passion and drive to improve and succeed as a Ballroom dancer.
I love to challenge myself both in dancing and in other areas of my life. Having represented the United Kingdom Internationally in both the Equestrian disciplines of Showjumping and Endurance racing, my natural competitive spirit drove me to focus on the improvement of my dancing so I could start to compete.
I currently compete Pro-Am Internationally, and I know how much passion, time, training and dedication and attention to detail it take to succeed.
It is because of this I decided to open Dance For You. I want not only to spread my love of Ballroom Dancing, but very importantly to also provide every dancer, whatever their level, and whatever their dancing goal with an International level of Teaching and Facilities so everyone can fulfill and hopefully exceed all of their dance aspirations and to follow their passion and dreams.
"As a result Dance For You was formed; a combination of Dreams, Dedication, Passion and an International level of Management and Teaching. I wish that everyone’s dreams are fulfilled with Dance For You."
Joint owner of Dance For You Studio
Dancing has been a historical tradition in all parts of the world that is still very strong today both culturally and socially. Ballroom dancing specifically has been an important part of social functions for centuries and has its roots embedded globally. The dances of Swing, Waltz, Foxtrot and the Latin dances of days gone by have evolved to be more than just social dances and have survived over centuries until the present day. Ballroom dancing is very popular and can be seen everywhere, in the media, on TV (Dancing with the Stars ∓ Strictly Come Dancing series) and numerous movies, in our music of all genres and day-to-day social functions. It is very popular in every walk of life both socially and for competitive dancing. With the joint effort between our top quality trainers and a dedicated student base, we will spread the word that dancing is a fun, healthy and exciting way to spend time, there are so many benefits to dancing.
Our new training center Dance For You is dedicated to provide top quality and affordable dance instruction to Dubai, UAE. There is a very active and dedicated ballroom dance community already located in Dubai, and we plan to support the dance community, improving the standards, increasing its size and most importantly providing an International Level standard of training.
At our studio, dancing is our passion and number one priority. We are truly dedicated to dancing, the teaching, improvement and progression of our students.
We will fulfill all your dancing needs, be it to have the perfect wedding dance, to dance socially, dance at competition level, dance in shows or simply dance for fun. It is our mission to provide our students of all ages, teachers, social dancers and professional performance dancers with International levels of teaching that can accommodate all their dancing needs in a professional designed studio with a sprung wooden floor which is large, comfortable, elegant and functionally designed which will allow them to learn, train and practice to the best of their ability.
Our professional team of male and female dance teachers are primarily focused on all styles of Ballroom and Social dances including International, American, Rhythm and Latin Styles including; the professional 10 dance Dance Sport dances, Waltz, Tango, Viennese Waltz, Foxtrot, Quickstep, Salsa, Disco, Cha Cha Cha, Samba, Jive, Pasodoble and Rumba.
"Dance For You provides a comfortable community and friendly environment in which to learn the art of ballroom dancing."
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