Victor Russu

Victor has been associated with the Fred Astaire organization since 1998 and has been director of the Bardonia studio since 2001. Although he has coached many dancers to champion status, he still enjoys working with all types of dance students. Victor is noted for his ability to key in on students’ unique talents, enabling them to achieve their personal best.
As director of the studio, Victor oversees a highly qualified teaching staff that works with him to help all students reach their full potential. He is a board member of the prestigious National Dance Council of America.
Among his other career accomplishments:

  • Five-time Moldovan International Standard & Latin Champion
  • Fred Astaire National American Smooth Champion
  • U.S. Rising Star finalist in Standard, Latin and Smooth
  • Ohio Star Ball Rising Star American Smooth Champion
  • Professional partner of two-time World Pro-Am American Smooth Champion