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.