Victor Kanevsky
Victor Kanevsky

Founder and CEO

Victor Kanevsky s a world renowned ballroom dancer, coach, and choreographer. He won a number of dance competitions, including the Eastern United States, the Middle United States, and the California Star Ball Championships. Former North-American and Ohio Star Ball champion and a principal dancer with the American Ballroom Theater began training competitive dancers in 1992. In 1993 he opened the famed Kaiser DanceSport Club, which eventually grew into VK DANCE. He has helped crete several generations of top couples in the world of competitive ballroom and latin dance, as well as helped to groom some of the top figure skating couples in the world.

Oksana Zolotarevskaya
Oksana Zolotarevskaya

VK Dance Supervisor in New York, NY

Oksana had a very successful career achieving great results first in Russia and then worldwide. She is a British National Professional Latin Champion, Dutch National Professional Latin Champion, US National Professional Mambo Champion, Russian National Ballroom & Latin Formation Champion, WDC & NDCA Adjudicator. Oksana has 20 years of teaching and choreographing experience, an extensive experience in working with Olympic Team of Rhythmic Gymnastics and figure skating couples.

Max Shklyaryk
Max Shklyaryk

Director of Junior-Youth Program at VK Dance Center Miami

With over twenty years of teaching experience, Max is a nine-time Ukrainian Champion in Ballroom dancing, four-time Amateur Ukrainian Champion in Latin, semi finalist of under twenty one at Blackpool in London and got the third place in Italian Open in Latin. Max is currently teaching group and private lessons to both children and adults.

ana chacon
Ana Chacon

Director of Ballroom Department at VK Dance Center Miami

Dancer, choreographer and teacher to the stars began dancing ballet, jazz and modern at a very young age. In 2003 she began appearing on Univision and Telemundo promoting and teaching Ballroom and Latin dancing. Since then she has worked for various movie and TV production companies and has taught many celebrities along the way. She is currently a correspondent for ABC’s dancing with the stars and travels the country teaching dance.

Natalia Bragarnik

Dance Instructor at VK Dance New York

Latin and Ballroom dance Instructor with extensive experience of arts education programs in NYC public and private schools. Natalia has been at the very inception of VKDance in 1993 (when it was still known as Kaiserdance) She has returned to teach here in 2008 after a brief hiatus and has been a powerful presence ever…

Dmitry Yesin
Dmitriy Yesin

Dance Instructor at VK Dance New York

started dancing back in Russia at the age of 7. At 11 years old he moved to the US and continued his dancing career at VK Dance Sport Center. Dmitriy has worked with many coaches such as Victor Kanevsky, Eugene Katsevman, Maria Manusova, Slavik Kryklyvyy, Karina Smirnoff, and many others that gave him a lot of knowledge about dancing. He has reached finals (top 6) in many championships. Dmitriy has 11+ years of teaching experience. He is very dedicated to his work, his students, and has a lot of passion for dancing. Whether you are an absolute beginner with two left feet or an existing dancer, he is willing to reach out and share his knowledge of dancing.

Brooke Reyes

Dance Instructor at VK Dance Center Miami

Brooke Reyes has been dancing, virtually, since the day she learned how to walk. Her years of dance experience have included Jazz, Tap and Hip-Hop, in addition to Ballroom. After choosing Ballroom as the style she wanted to study most, Brooke quickly advanced to becoming a Pro-Am Champion & finalist in both the American Rhythm & Smooth Styles. Now Brooke specializes in and enjoys teaching the American Style of Ballroom dancing. She knows firsthand what benefits dancing offers and believes that the ability to dance lives within everyone. Brooke strives to bring the joy of dancing and movement to as many people as possible. Currently, Brooke competes professionally alongside her husband Romney Reyes in the American Rhythm Style. Combining their dance backgrounds & experiences, they look to offer a style of dance that is Beautiful, Interesting, and Unique.

Romney Reyes

Dance Instructor at VK Dance Center Miami

Romney Reyes is a Professional Dancesport Competitor, Instructor and Choreographer with sixteen years of experience. During his career Romney has experienced success by winning a variety of Professional Rising Star Championships and being a Professional Rising Star finalist at major events such as Emerald Ball, United States Dance Championships and Ohio Star Ball. In addition, his students, from Newcomer to Advanced, have experienced a great amount of dance success, winning Top Student awards & a variety of Championships. For Romney, dancing is an activity that appeals to so many because it engages the body, mind, heart, & soul. Currently, Romney, along with his wife and partner, Brooke Reyes, competes in the American Rhythm Style. Through dance, they enjoy telling their story using a style that is Athletic, Artistic, and Authentic.

Hervin D. Alvarez
Hervin D. Alvarez

Salsa and Bachata Instructor at VK Dance Miami

Hervin is the creator and founder of Latin Dance Movement aimed at promoting Latin Dance (Salsa, Mambo, Cha Cha) in South Florida. He discovered Salsa in childhood and instantly fell in love with the freedom and creativity that the dance allowed. Hervin is an extremely talented dancer and instructor. Hervin has performed at some of the biggest national Salsa congresses and festivals. Hervin’s classes are always fun and enjoyable. His knowledge of the human body, dance techniques and posture, help students develop self-awareness and body alignment, with the aim of using dance as a key to free the body and the mind.

Kendra Haynes
Kendra Haynes

Brazilian Zouk Instructor in Miami

Kendra started to dance at a very young age. When she was only 3 years old, her mother took her to her first ballet class. From age 10 to 16, Kendra traveled all over the US competing in ballet and jazz. As she continued her studies, Kendra slowly grew away from ballroom and developed a passion for street styles such as L.A. style Salsa, Modern Bachata and Cha Cha Cha. The years of training allowed her to easily free her mind and engage her body in the trance-like state of zouk following. Kendra evolved her ability as she studied with some of the greatest Zouk instructors in the world.