Lioudmila & Serguei Blinov
Established the studio and manage it. Lioudmila and Serguei are a professional husband and wife dance team. Married for 30 years, they have danced together for 20 years. In Russia, they were finalists in numerous competitions and also trained other competitive dance couples. Since arriving in the United States, both have taught dance at several studios in Northern Virginia, including Arthur Murray, Dance World USA and Dance Factory. They compete regularly in competitions around the United states. Serguei received several certifications as a professional instructor since his arrival in the US in 1992.
Bryan specializes in teaching students new to dance. In 1984 he made his debut as a ballroom dance instructor working for his father’s dance studio located in Alexandria, VA. For 26 years Bryan has been teaching as an independent dance instructor. Bryan can choreograph, teach and perform Latin and Ballroom dances such as salsa, bachata, merengue, lindy hop, west coast swing, Vieneese and Standard Waltz, line dancing and the varieties of of country and western dances. Focused on promoting social dancing, Bryan is also no stranger to competition or theater.
Jia comes to us from China. Although well versed in all ballroom dancing, her main focus is the International Latin style. She has competed in China and here in the States, receiving many awards along the way including the 1st Place Award Latin Dancing Youth Team 2004 in Handan City. Her qualifications and training include the Title of Stage Grade A Teacher Ballroom Teaching in Latin Dancing from China CBDS examiners. British Imperial Society of Teachers of Dance and American IDTA International appraiser. Her husband, Colin, is stationed at Patrick Air Force Base, and they have two children: Rowena, 7 and Ethan, 4.
Nadege Noel was born and raised in Haiti. She has had a strong interest in dancing since the age of 7 years old. She has a background in ballet, Salsa, Merengue, Compa and Argentine Tango. Nadege has over fifteen years' experience dancing Argentine Tango. She has taught at different studios and community centers and performed on many occasions in New York City. Nadege strongly believes that everyone can dance and have fun.