Stage name: Melissa
Dance experience: 20 years
Dance teaching experience: 2 years
Main dance style : Reggaeton
Dance styles I can do: Latin dance sport, ballet, reggaeton, dancehall
Place of birth : Moscow/Russia
Date of birth: 12.01.1998
The year I started dancing career: I started dancing at the age of 4, but my teaching career began in 2021.
Passed dance master classes: Every year I participate in “Ritmo” reggaeton fest in Moscow. It ıs the best opportunity to take classes from best reggaeton choreographers.
Also, recently I finished my “Reggaeton step 1” and “Reggaetn step 2” courses by my mentor- Alesenka Lesenka- most famous reggaeton choreograpler in Russia.
Study abroad: I spent my whole dance life in Russia, I still travel to Moscow to take dance classes.
Who or what was the reason for the beginning of dance life.
My mentor- Lessi was the one who made me believe in myself and start teaching. I am greateful that she saw that in me once- it is my biggest passion now.
Advice for a beginner dancer: Try different dance styles, take classes from various choreographers, attend master classes and festivals- explore yourself from different perspectives.
Motto in life: “Do things you never thought you could do”