Meet Our Studio Team

Fred Astaire Dance Studios Professionals & Staff

Our friendly staff and talented Dance Instructors can help you realize your dance goals – and you’ll have lots of fun doing it! Browse this page to meet our team of certified Dance Pros and learn about their qualifications and experience. Then call us, and get started today.

Christian likes to joke that he must have been a television emcee in a past life. That’s how much he...

Paulo hails from southern Brazil with its brilliant colors and exquisite beaches. Here he developed a lively passion for beauty...

Lili comes from the middle of the world, Ecuador. With over 15 years experience in Business managing, strategic marketing, communication,...

One of the world’s foremost championship dancers, Julia Mincheva brings a wealth of talent to Fred Astaire South Windsor. A...

A native of South Dakota, Aarron spent his young years studying jazz and contemporary dance at South Dakota State University,...

Born in Bucharest, Romania, Liviu started ballroom dancing at the age of 6, and is enjoying it now as much...

A native of Texas, Jennifer began dancing at the early age of 5, studying modern dance and classical ballet. Continuing...

Our Dance Director Ivana Strancaric brings her own brand of star power to the studio. She was born in Croatia...

Born in  Chishinau, Moldova, Vladimir began dancing at age of 8, specializing in standard in the open category. He has...

Gigi is our lovely mascot. Sweet Gigi is a pure breed Chihuahua, that came to Fred Astaire from a crowded,...