Elizabeth Masko – Studio Owner/Professional Dance Instructor
Elizabeth began dancing ballet at the age of 7 outside of Albany, NY. At the age of 16 she discovered ballroom and latin dancing at the Albany Fred Astaire Dance Studio and began to take lessons. In 2009 she began her career as an instructor and went on to win numerous Top Teacher and Top Specialist awards.
In 2013 Elizabeth met her partner, Grey Masko, and together they began competing in the Professional American Rhythm and Showdance Divisions. Together, Elizabeth and Grey have competed all over the United States and have been finalists of many prestigious competitions in both the Professional American Rhythm and Showdance divisions. They are Professional American Rhythm Rising Star Eastern United States and Washington Open Champions, Showdance Winners at Yuletide Ball and numerous Fred Astaire Regional Competitions, as well Fred Astaire World Showdance Finalists.
After 7 years of being an instructor at Fred Astaire Albany, Elizabeth together with her partner Grey decided to open her own Studio in Saratoga Springs, New York.
On January 31st, 2017 Fred Astaire Dance Studio Saratoga Springs, New York officially opened, and now welcomes Students of all ages, levels and aspirations! Elizabeth is excited to welcome you to beautiful Fred Astaire Dance Studio Saratoga Springs!