ukrainian open west coast swing

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Staff

Teachers

Parker Dearborn & Melissa Rutz
(USA)

Parker & Melissa

Parker’s exceptional talent, distinct style, and irresistibly charming showmanship have earned him the most prestigious awards in the world of West Coast Swing. Parker holds the title to every major championship in the nation, including three time US Open Swing Dance Champion and two time Grand National Swing Dance Champion. Parker’s specialty is unique choreography and funky styling with emphasis on music interpretation.

Melissa teaches, competes, and judges all over the world. She is ranked among the top West Coast Swing dancers in the world. Melissa has won numerous champion level competitions including Showcase Swing, Classic Swing, Strictly Swing, Team, and Jack &Jill Competitions.

Melissa is known for her versatility as a dancer. She had the pleasure of working as Christina Aguilera’s dance double in her music video, Candyman. You can also watch Melissa &Arjay dance on the big screen in the movie, Love N’ Dancing.

Hugo Miguez & Stacy Kay
(USA)

Hugo  & Stacy

Hugo and Stacy are renowned worldwide for precision, variety, and teaching methods within West Coast Swing.

Since 2011, they have taken the circuit by storm with their Classic Routines and are re-defining the learning process of the dance world.

Both continue to share their passion for dance and enjoy working with all levels to continue the growth of the dance community.

Their philosophy is to introduce and foster fresh, comprehensive dance knowledge for their students by giving more of themselves within every experience.

They will lead you through energetic routines and social dances while sharing their advice on all things dance!

Arjay Centeno
(USA)

Arjay

Arjay is an accomplished West Coast Swing Champion of Classic, Showcase, Jack and Jill, Teams and Strictly Swing Divisions. His most memorable accomplishments include winning Showcase at Grand Nationals, winning Classic at America’s Classic, winning Invitational Jack and Jill at Phoenix, winning Champions Strictly and Teams at the US Open. One of Arjay's most recent accomplishments is being awarded The Crystal Boot Award for Best Advanced Choreography for a line dance with world renowned line dance champion & choreographer Rachael McEnaney.

"Dance to me is about personal growth, inspiring others, developing perspective and insight through artistic expression, establishing an internal connection as well as creating memorable experiences. Through performance, teaching, social dancing and mentoring I am committed to artistic excellence as well as to promote positivity, creativity, musicality, expression and the longevity of our craft. My students' experience in all types of dance is important to me and I hope to be a part of them experiencing dance in their lives in the most positive and joyful way".

Orgs

Event directors

Nataliya Kharlanova

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Tatiana Kizeeva

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Event manager

Zhenya Tretyakova

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Accomodation

ALFAVITO Hotel
35D, Predslavynska street, Kyiv, Ukraine

The elegant 4-star hotel 1 min walk from the venue and 15 min from the city center. Special deal with promocode, that you will receive in e-mail upon confirmed registration for event.

Venue

Professional Dance Studio
1/32 Nimetska (Telmana) Street , Kyiv, Ukraine



DIRECTIONS



From Boryspil International Airport (KBP):

Distance 33 KM / 20.51 MI SOUTH-EAST to the Venue

Time by taxi: 40 minutes, Cost: ~300 UAH/ €10 with Uklon taxi



From Zhulyany (IEV):

Distance 11 KM / 6.84 MI SOUTH-WEST

Time by taxi: 25 min, Cost: ~90 UAH/ €3 with Uklon taxi

For groups we will organize transfer shuttles from airport, please follow updates on Facebook Page



Central Railway Station

Distance 4 KM / 2.49 MI NORTH-WEST

Time by taxi: 15 min



Subway (Palats Ukraina) 

Distance 300 M / 0.19 MI WEST



Schedule

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Prices

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Till June 1st
(01.06.2018)

International Full Pass
125 €

Ukrainian Full pass
3800 UAH

Party pass
100 €
3300 UAH

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Till July 1st
(01.07.2018)

International Full pass
135 €

Ukrainian Full pass
4100 UAH

Party pass
110 €
3600 UAH

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Till September 1st
(01.09.2018)

International Full pass
145 €

Ukrainian Full pass
4400 UAH

Party pass
120 €
4000 UAH

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At the door

International Full pass
155 €

Ukrainian Full pass
4700 UAH

Party pass
130 €
4300 UAH

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WSDC Advanced

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Advance pass
90 €
3000 UAH

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WSDC All-Stars

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Allstars
FREE

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Competitions

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Strictly
20 €
600 UAH
Per Couple

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Jack-n-jill
15 €
450 UAH
Per Person

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RISING STAR
30 €
600 UAH
Per Couple

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Group Discounts

You have an opportunity to save up to 20€ by joining a group from your country!

Contact Group Leaders for details OR become one of them.



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