Max Arkhipenko – Dance Instructor



Originally from Russia, Rostov-on-Don
Max is dancing, competing and teaching in various styles of dance for more then 20 years
Max has been a significant part of Fred Astaire Dance Studios since 2015 years and has been awarded Top Performer in 2021 and 2022. Max has also received nominatinations for Top Advanced Student Dept. Teacher, Top Male Customer Service Teacher, and Top Overall Male Freddy Award.
We applaud Max for many accomplishments and successes as a professional competitor. Some of which include:
– Fred Astaire World Championship Rising Star Finalist
– 2nd Place in Open American Rhythm at the 2022 DanceSport Championships
– 4th Place at the 2022 World Mambo Championship
Max is also a WDC (World Dance Council) adjudicator and has been invited to and served as a judge at prominent events and competitions in China.
Max loves Argentine Tango, but also his passion is Salsa.
Max is eager to continuously evolve and share his passion and knowledge of ballroom dance amongst his students. He believes that dance can be the artistic expression of each student’s personality and is dedicated to his students fulfilling their utmost potential in the dance.