Veronika Shapar – Professional Instructor

Veronika has been dancing forever! From the age of five she has participated in musical and dance classes of many different styles. At age 12, she began concentrating mainly on Dancesport. She represented the Ukranian team at competitions at both regional and national levels. At age 17 she started studying at the National University of Physical Education and Sport of Ukraine, eventually earning a bachelor of Dancesport & Physical Education. From 2012 – 2016 she taught and coached at Sputnik Dance Club in Ukraine before joining us at Fred Astaire Madison West in 2017!

Veronika has been an artistic person from a young age with a good foundation in music which gives her a well-rounded knowledge of dance. She is always seeking to learn more and believes it’s never too late to learn something new. She believes dancing is the best way to show your true self and show yourself you can do anything you put your mind to, nothing is impossible. She encourages you to follow your dream and hopes you’ll take the leap and join her in the studio for a lesson!