Vadim, hailing from St. Petersburg, Russia, has trained from a young age by top world professionals. At St. Petersburg University, he majored in Ballet Choreography and Ballroom Instruction.
Before being recruited in 2001 by Fred Astaire Dance Studios, he competed in numerous international competitions in International Standard and Latin Dance Styles.
Vadim is the owner of the Fred Astaire in Mystic.
He enjoys working with all dancers, in special is enthusiastic about teaching couples and preparing for their wedding day.
Whit his energetic teaching style, Vadim has won competitions followed by his students and earned the Top Teacher of the Year award several times.