Igor Melnyk- Professional Dance Instructor

Igor began dancing at the age of five at the “Vitaminchicki” Ukrainian Folk Stage Dance ensemble in Kyiv, Ukraine. He Graduated from the Kyiv Institute of Art and Culture with a bachelor’s degree in “Choreography” and “Ukrainian Folk-Stage Dance”. He then went on to receive a Master’s Degree in “Choreography” from the same Institute. Igor has worked in the Kyiv Theatre School, in the ensemble “Vitaminchiki” where he himself danced as a child, and at one of the two most prominent Ukrainian Folk Stage-Dance ensembles, “Kalyna” as a principal dancer. In 2014, Igor came to NY to work at the Fred Astaire Dance Studio in Brewster, NY, and has been a part of our team ever since.